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Mikhail Voskresensky pianist | pedagogue
Mikhail Voskresensky commands an international reputation as a pianist in the great
Romantic tradition. In 1966 he was honoured with the Merited Artist of Russia award
and in 1989, the People's Artist of Russia.
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Beethoven’s 5th concerto and
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Mikhail Voskresensky commands an international reputation as a pianist in
the great Romantic tradition. He is prizewinner of four international piano
competitions (Schumann in Berlin, in Rio de Janeiro, George Enescu in Bucharest,
and Van Cliburn in Fort Worth, Texas). In 1966 he was honoured with the Merited
Artist of Russia award and in 1989, the People's Artist of Russia. Mikhail
Voskresensky has extensive concert experience. He is the only pianist in Russia to
perform all of Chopin's piano compositions during one concert season; this in
1982-83, in nine recitals in the Maly Hall of the Moscow Conservatoire. In 1957 the
young pianist took part in the Prague Spring Festival where he performed
European premiere of Shostakovich Second Piano concerto with the presence of
Mikhail Voskresensky is a distinguished professor at the Moscow Conservatory, the
chair of the professorship of piano faculty. His pupils have won 126 international
prizes including 55 gold medals. Mikhail Voskresensky is President of the Scriabin
International Society and Guest Professor in the Toho Gakuen School in Tokyo.
Although Mr. Voskresensky devotes many of his efforts to teaching and giving
master classes in various countries, he undoubtedly considers his primary purpose
to be performing. Voskresensky is an extraordinary and unique musician: when
hearing his playing one can feel his sincere and subtle soul - a rare thing, indeed,
in our rational times. He recorded more than 50 CD's.
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November 4 - 8, 2013
Conservatoire Russe Alexandre
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