Yuri Didenko (Russia) – Chairman

Юрий Диденко (Россия) - Председатель конкурса

Internationally acclaimed pianist, winner and prize-winner of numerous international competitions, Associate Professor of the Moscow Tchaikovsky Conservatory. Vice – President of the International Rachmaninov society (Germany). Internationally acclaimed Russian pianist Yuri Didenko has performed recitals and with orchestras in the […]

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Zhe Tang (China)

Zhe Tang is one of the leading pianists and pedagogues of his generation in China. Graduated from the Eastman School of Music where he studied with Barry Snyder, Dr. Tang is Professor of Piano at Shanghai Conservatory of Music. He […]

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Venera Salakhidinova (Russia)

is the Head of Piano Department of the Gnessin Music State College and the Head of Piano Division of the Gnessin Russian Academy’s music school. In 1982 she graduated from Gnessin’s Music State College as a student of Honored Art […]

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Nikita Fitenko (USA)

Internationally acclaimed pianist and Yamaha Artist Nikita Fitenko has performed recitals and with orchestras in the former Soviet Union, Europe, Asia, and South and North America. He has appeared as a soloist with such orchestras as St. Petersburg Capella Symphony, […]

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Svetlana Eganian (France)

Svetlana Eganian was educated at the Tchaikovsky Conservatory in Moscow by prestigious teachers such as Bella Davidovich and Zinaida Ignatieva, a disciple of the legendary Samuel Feinberg. She successfully obtained the four first prizes with distinction (soloist, chamber musician, teacher […]

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Robert Andres (Portugal)

The Croatian/Portuguese pianist Robert Andres graduated from the Zagreb Music Academy and subsequently received a scholarship from the Soviet government to study at the St. Petersburg (Leningrad) Conservatory with D. A. Svetozarov, a student of the great Russian pianist Sofronitski. […]

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