32 Virtuosos. 1 Passion.
Next Competition July 2020

View application Arseny Tarasevich-Nikolaev

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Date of Birth
21 Feb 1993


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app. 119, 1/15B Kotelnicheskaya enb.
Moscow 115172

Repertoire: The preliminaries

Round 1: 20-minute recital

Composer Piece Australian Minutes
Chopin Nocturne op. 27 No. 1 5
Chopin Ballade No. 2 F-dur op. 38 7
Skryabin 3 etudes op. 65 7

Round 2: 30-minute recital

Composer Piece Australian Minutes
Peter Sculthorpe Evocation Yes 3
Debussy Prelude "La fille aus cheveus ce lin" 3
Debussy Prelude "La danse de Puck" 3
Ravel "Scarbo" from "Gaspard de la Nuit" 10
Rachmaninov Moments musicaux op. 16 No. 2, 3, 4 11

Repertoire: The semi-finals

Round 1: 65-minute recital

Composer Piece Australian Minutes
Chopin Sonata No. 2 b-flat minor op. 35 25
Rachmaninov Etude-tableau op. 33 No. 3 c-moll 5
Rachmaninov Prelude op. 32 No. 5 G-dur 3
Prokofiev Sonata No. 6 A-dur op. 82 30

Round 2: Accompaniment / Chamber Music

Sonata for Violin and Piano

Franck: Sonata in A major

Piano Quintet

Dvořák: Piano Quintet No 2 in A major Op 81

Repertoire: The Finals

Round 1: 18th Century Concerto

Mozart: Concerto No 23 in A major K488

Round 2: 19th or 20th century Concerto

Rachmaninoff: Concerto No 2 in C minor Op 18

Audition video


Arseny Tarasevich-Nikolaev, born in Moscow on February 21, 1993, comes of a family of musicians. Graduated with honors from Central Musical School of the Moscow Conservatory, where he studied with professor Alexander Mndoyants in 2000-2011. In 2011 he entered Moscow Conservatory, where he’s currently studying with professor Sergey Dorensky and his assistants – Nikolai Lugansky, Pavel Narsesjan, Andrey Pisarev.
In his school years Arseny has won 5 international youth piano competitions.
Plays in Moscow – the Great, Small, and Rachmaninoff Halls of the Moscow Conservatoire, Tchaikovsky Hall etc. He tours in countries of Europe, Asia, North America.
2012 was marked by victory in the V International Scriabin Piano Competition (Moscow, June).
In August 2013 Arseny received II prize and special prize for the performance of Russian music in Cleveland International Piano Competition.
In October 2014 he’s awarded II prize at the Grieg International Piano Competition in Bergen.


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