Georgy Voylochnikov certainly isn’t a stranger to the Musikstudio anymore. The Russian-born pianist found his way to the piano at the age of 3 and since then has been incessantly involved with this versatile instrument. As a young man, his path first led him to Moscow, where he studied with Stanislav Igolinsky, among others, and gained fame as a prize winner of various competitions.
In 2014, he finally moved to Germany, where he completed his concert exam at the Hochschule für Musik und Tanz – the highest distinction a musician can earn. Since then, he has won many awards in Europe as well and tours all over the world.
Since Georgy Voylochnikov first appeared at the Music Studio in 2019, he has become a performer who is always welcome and who knows how to delight audiences with his variety of sounds and virtuosity.
Join us for a concert of works by Ludwig van Beethoven, Clara Schumann, Johannes Brahms and Claude Debussy.
Saturday, 26 March 2022
Musikstudio & Galerie: Gabriele Paqué
Info on the applicable hygiene rules and access restrictions can be found here.
Admission: 30,- €
Ludwig van Beethoven (1770 – 1827)
Piano Sonata in C minor, op. 111
1. Maestoso – Allegro con brio ed appassionato
2. Arietta. Adagio molto semplice e cantabile
Clara Schumann (1819 – 1896)
Quatre pièces fugitives Op.15
1. Impromptu: Le Sabbat
2. Caprice à la Boléro
4. Scene Fantastique: Le Ballet des Revenants
Johannes Brahms (1833 – 1897)
Three intermezzi, op. 117
1. Andante moderato
2. Andante con moto, e con molto espressione
3. Andante con moto
Claude Debussy (1862 – 1918)
Prélude à l’après-midi d’un faune
(concert arrangement for piano by V. Gryaznov)
“A sincere reading of Scriabin’s music … very subtle, sensual, sublime”
(Prof. Mikhail Voskresensky, Chairman of the 4th International Scriabin Competition in Moscow).
Georgy Voylochnikov was born into a family of musicians in Voronezh in 1985 and received his first piano lessons from his father at the age of three. At the age of eight, he entered the Central Music School in Voronezh, where he became a pupil of Valery Volkov.
From 2002 to 2006 he studied at the Gnessins Musical College in Moscow in the class of the famous Professor Andrey Khitruk. During this period, he won the 3rd prize in the competition All-Russian Competition for Young Pianists in Voronezh and the 2nd Prize (1st Prize was not awarded) at the Moscow Götefest Piano Competition in Moscow. In 2006 he began to study at the Moscow Tchaikovsky Conservatory under the guidance of the outstanding pianist and laureate of the Tchaikovsky Competition and Queen Elizabeth Competition Stanislav Igolinsky. With him, Georgy continued his postgraduate studies and won at the same time several prizes in prestigious competitions such as the Takamatsu International Piano Competition in Japan, the competition “Premi Principat d’Andorra” and the International Scriabin Competition in Moscow. Since 2014 Georgy Voylochnikov studies for his concert exam at the University of Music and Dance Cologne in the class of Professor Ilja Scheps.
Among the numerous awards that he won in recent years are the International Music Competition Cologne (1st Prize and Audience Award), the Karl-Robert Kreiten Music Competition in Aachen (1st prize), Istanbul Orchestra Sion International Piano Competition (2nd prize), International Piano Competition Geilenkirchen (3rd prize), Spanish Composers International Piano Competition in Madrid (3rd prize). He is also semi-finalist at the UNISA International Competition in Pretoria, South Africa, at the Telekom Beethoven International Piano Competition in Bonn, at the International Schubert Competition in Dortmund, and was selected for the 2015 Tschaikowsky International Piano Competition. He has appeared as a soloist and with various ensembles both in his homeland Russia and in Ukraine, in Japan and in most European countries. He was invited to attend the Chopin Festival in Gdansk on the occasion of Fryderyk Chopin’s 200th anniversary. The highlight of the last year was his interpretation of Tchaikovsky’s Piano Concerto with the Academic Philharmonic Orchestra in Voronezh, Russia.
I’m looking forward to your visit!
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