John Gerlach


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January 22nd, 2016

Ada Gorbunova, piano, performed Haydn: Andante con Variazioni in F minor; Schumann: "Warum?" and "Aufschwung" from Op. 12; Schumann: "Kinderszenen" ("Scenes from Childhood"), Op. 15; Schumann: Novelette, Op. 21, Nr. 8 in F-sharp minor; Schumann: Humoresque, Op. 20

Born in 1986 in Yekaterinburg (Russia) In 2004 finished Special music school in Yekaterinburg and entered the Ural State Conservatoire. In 2011 finished Moscow State Conservatoire.(Post-graduate course in 2014) Master diploma of CNSM de Paris in 2014 Prize-winner of national and international competitions: -National competition “Young talents of Russia” (Moscow, 2006) -International piano competition “Russian season in Ekaterinburg” (Russia, 2008) -14th international piano competition “Premi principat d’Andorra” (Andorra, 2008) -15th international Brest piano competition (category “Chopin”) Brest, France 2010 Duo with Vitali Gavrouc (Aventure piano duo) - 6eme concours de piano à 4 mains in Valberg . France, 2011 - 12th Rotary club Gent piano duo competition (Belgium,2013) - 5th two piano competition "Alexander Bahchiev" in Vologda (Russia,2013) - 12th Dranoff two-piano competition (semi-finalist) in Miami (USA,2013) - 2nd International Rubinstein Chamber Music competition (Moscow,2013) - 2nd International Competition "Lions club Monaco" (Monte-Carlo 2014) - 4th International Chamber music competition "T.Gaisamovitch" (Magnitogorsk, Russia. 2015) International festivals and master-classes with: -Vladimir Krainev, Pascal Devoyon, Brigitte Engerer, Dmitriy Alekseev, Stanislav Pochekin, Felix Gottlieb, Romano Pallottini,as well as with Claire Desert, Emmanuel Strosser and Trio Wanderer (La Roque d'Antheron, (Ensemble en residence- with Vitali Gavrouc) Pianist in Residence in Banff Centre, Canada (2014) Recitals in Russia, Belorussia, Ukraine, Moldova, France, USA, Canada (solo and in chamber ensemble)


Ada Gorunova, noon recitals, John Gerlach


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