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5, 12, 19, 25 July
2, 9, 23 August 2022
Alexey Botvinov - president of the festival
Olena Zazulia - director of the festival
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Roman and Oleksandr Fediurko

Roman and Oleksandr Fediurko

Roman Fediurko
(17 y.o.)

Roman entered a music school in Kyiv at the age of 5 (class of Prof. Halyna Kotsiuba). He started to participate in music competitions since he was 6 years old. Roman is a Laureate and a Scholar of the “New Names of Ukraine” by Ukrainian Foundation of Culture. He is a scholar of “Ukraine” Leonid Kuchma Presidential Foundation and the International Academy of Music in Liechtenstein. In 2021, he received the Scholarship for young artists of the President of Ukraine. Since this year, Roman is a student at the University of Music and Performing Arts Graz (Austria).

Laureate of many international piano competitions, such as:

1st Prize in the “Horowitz Debut” Group of International Competition for Young Pianists in Memory of Vladimir Horowitz (Kyiv, Ukraine, 2013);
Absolute 1st Prize of “Piano Talents” International Piano Competition (Milan, Italy, 2014);
1st Prize of Peter Toperczer International Piano Competition (Košice, Slovakia, 2015);
1st Prize of Rotary Club International Piano Competition (Essen, Germany, 2015);
1st Prize of “Amadeus” International Competition for Young Piano Players (Brno, Czech Republic, 2015);
1st Prize of César Franck International Piano Competition (Kraainem, Belgium, 2015);
1st Prize of Volodymyr Krainev International Piano Competition (Kharkiv, Ukraine, 2016);
2nd Prize in the Junior Group of International Competition for Young Pianists in Memory of Vladimir Horowitz (Kyiv, Ukraine, 2016);
Absolute 1st Prize of “Piano Talents” International Piano Competition (Milan, Italy, 2016);
1st Prize of Rosario Marciano International Piano ompetition (Vienna, Austria, 2016);
1st Prize of the 62nd Grotrian-Steinweg International Piano Competition (Braunschweig, Germany, 2017);
1st Prize of the 14th “Rencontres Internationales des Jeunes Pianistes” (Grez-Doiceau, Belgium, 2018);
Absolute Winner of the 51st “Virtuosi per musica di pianoforte” International Piano Competition (Usti nad Labem, Czech Republic, 2018);
1st Prize and Absolute Winner, the EMCY Prize and the Prize of Košice State Philarmonic of Peter Toperzer International Competition (Košice, Slovakia, 2019);
2nd Prize and Lipatti Prize of “Merci, Maestro!” International Competition for Young Pianists (Brussels, Belgium, 2019);
1st Prize and the Prize of “Vivace” Association of Val de Travers International Piano Competition (Neuchâtel, Switzerland, 2019);
1st Prize in “Premio Enrico Galletta” Category of Livorno International Piano Competition (Livorno, Italy, 2020);
1st Prize of EUPLAYY Online Piano Competition for the Youth in Europe (Munich, Germany, 2020);
1st Prize and Absolute Winner of #StayHome Online International Piano Competition (2020);
1st Prize of “Franz Liszt Center” Online International Piano Competition (La Nucia, Spain, 2021).
2nd Prize of “Euregio Piano Award” International Piano Competition, Online Edition (Geilenkirchen, Germany, 2021);
1st Prize of III. “Wiener Klassiker” Danubia Talents Online International Piano Competition (Budapest, Hungary, 2021);
2nd Prize of Carl Filtsch International Piano Competition (Sibiu, Romania, 2021);
1st Prize of Isidor Bajic International Piano Memorial Competition (Novi Sad, Serbia, 2021).


Roman performed in Salle Cortot in Paris as a winner of a special prize of International Competition for Young Pianists in Memory of Vladimir Horowitz (Paris, France, 2016).

He participated in “Lato z Chopinem” Piano Festival in Busko-Zdrój (Poland, 2017).

He performed in Mahler Hall in the concerts “Wunderkinder al pianoforte” in the “Alto Adige Festival” (Dobbiaco, Italy, 2017, 2018).

Roman participated in a concert on the Potemkin Stairs as part of “Odessa Classics” International Music Festival as the winner of All-Ukrainian competition of young pianists in memory of Serafyma Mohylevska (Odesa, Ukraine, 2018).

He participated in concert “Young future stars” in Steinway Piano Gallery within the festival “Rethinking Europe: Ukraine II” (Stockholm, Sweden, 2018).

Roman played a solo concerto in Teatro Marcello as part of the “Festival musicale delle nazioni” (Rome, Italy, 2019).

He participated in the concert “Magia del Natale al Teatro Belloni” (Teatro Antonio Belloni, Barlassina, Italy, 2019).

He performed in the Brunnenhof of the Munich Residenz within the EUPLAYY winners concert (Munich, Germany, 2021).


Roman has participated in masterclasses with such professors as: Dmitri Bashkirov, Justas Dvarionas, Piotr Paleczny, Krystian Tkaczewski, Wolfgang Manz, Vincenzo Balzani, Milana Chernyavska, Ilja Scheps, Eduardo Delgado, Eldar Nebolsin and Yuriy Kot.



Oleksandr Fediurko
(11 y.o.)

Oleksandr entered Children’s Music School No. 21 in Kyiv at the age of 5 years old (teacher: Professor Halyna Kotsiuba). He started to participate in piano competitions since he was 6 years old. He received the Head of Kyiv City art scholarship in 2017, 2018 and 2021. Oleksandr is a scholar of Leonid Kuchma Presidential Foundation “Ukraine”.

Absolute 1st Prize of International Piano Competition “Piano Talents”, Milan, Italy, 2016;
1st Prize of XIII Volodymyr Krainev International Piano Competition, Kharkiv, Ukraine, 2018;
1st Prize of XII International Piano Competition in Memory of Vladimir Horowitz, “Horowitz-Debut” Group, Kyiv, Ukraine, 2018;
1st Prize of 51st International Piano Competition “Virtuosi per musica di pianoforte”, Usti nad Labem, Czech Republic, 2018;
1st Prize of “Merci, Maestro!” International Piano Competition, Brussels, Belgium, 2019;
1st Prize of “EUPLAYY” Online International Piano Competition for Youth in Europe,  Munich, Germany, 2020;
1st Prize of #StayHome Online International Piano Competition, 2020;
1st Prize of Val de Travers Online International Piano Competition, Neuchatel, Switzerland;
1st Prize of “Euregio Piano Award” Online International Piano Competition, Geilenkirchen, Germany, 2021;
2nd Priye of International Piano Competition in memory of Vladimir Horowitz (Junior Group), Kyiv, Ukraine, 2021;
1st Prize of “Amadeus” International Competition for Young Piano Players, Brno, Czech Republic, 2021;
1st Prize of “Virtuosi per musica di pianoforte” International Piano Competition, Usti-nad-Labem, Czech Republic, 2021.

Oleksandr participated in concert “Wunderkinder al pianoforte” within “The Alto Adige Festival”, Dobbiaco, Italy, 2017, 2019.
He participated in concerts “Young Talents: Ukraine” in Steinway Piano Gallery and “Small Stars in Royal Palace”, Stockholm, Sweden, 2018.
He participated in concert “Young future stars” in Steinway Piano Gallery within the festival “Rethinking Europe: Ukraine II”, Stockholm, Sweden, 2018.
He participated in the concert “Magia del Natale al Teatro Belloni”, Teatro Antonio Belloni, Barlassina, Italy, 2019;
Oleksandr also participated in the prizewinners’ concert of EUPLAYY Piano Competition for the Youth in Europe in Brunnenhof of the Munich Residenz, 2021.
 








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