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This is a past event.
The organisers regret to inform you that Lola Astanova has cancelled her European concerts this November. Berin Art Management is pleased to announce an equally accomplished replacement for her, the Korean piano virtuoso Viki Lee.
Music – Rock/Pop
Viki Lee is is a laureate of international and all-Russian musical competitionswho traveled the world with her concerts.
She started to practise music at the age of 5, on asking her parents to let her enter a music school to take piano lessons and then, at the age of 6, she made the first step toward mastering the violin. Since her adolescence, she started touring worldwide with a church choir. She graduated from Central Music School at Tchaikovsky Moscow State Conservatory (a course of M. Marchenko),and at the same time she managed to attend Conservatory classes on composing of Honored Artist, prof. L. Bobylev.
The years 2008 to 2013 were devoted to studying at Gnesins’ Russian Academy of Music (a course of prof. A. Starodubrovsky). While studying at Gnesins’ she was inspired by electronic music – aftergraduating from DJ courses she played techno and deep house sets at nightclubs. From 2014 to 2016 she had assistantship course in Maimonides State Classical Academy (assistantship, a course of prof. O. Musorin, and of Associate Professor E. Derzhavina). Victoria Lee is a winner of international musical contests, including »21st century art« (2007 – first prize, 2009 – first prize), Vth international youth contest of Gnesins’ Academy (second prize), international contest »MusicaClassica« (2014 – first prize), international contest of pianists »Bartolomeo Cristofori« (2015 – first prize).
She had tours in New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco, San Diego, Seattle, San Jose, Tacoma, Chicago, Dallas, Pittsburg, Atlanta, Boston, Seoul, Berlin, Munich, Düsseldorf, Vienna, Amsterdam, Rotterdam and Brussels. In December of 2016 she was a finalist and nominee of Russian National Music Award that took place in the Kremlin. Her extensive repertoire includes compositions of Chopin, Schuman, Skryabin, Tchaikovsky, Bartok, List, Scarlatti, Beethoven, Mozart, Haydn, Bach, Ravel and Debussy. However, Victoria also shows a reverent attitude toward the music of Rachmaninov, Prokofiev, Shostakovich and Schnittke.
(BA Management GmbH, Düsseldorf)
- Composer: Claude DebussyOpuses: Aus »Preludes Premiere Livre« – »La Cathédrale Engloutie« / »Fille aux cheveux de lin«, »L'isle Joyeux«, Aus »Suite Bergamasque« – »Clair de Lune«
- Composer: Maurice RavelOpuses: From »Gaspard de la nuit« – »Ondine«, Aus »Miroirs« – »Le oiseaux tristes«
- Composer: Sergei RachmaninoffOpus: Aus »Etudes tableaux« – op. 33 Nr. 3 c-Moll Grave / op. 39 Nr. 5 es-Moll Apassionato
- Composer: Yi RumaOpuses: »The River flows in You«, »Kiss the rain«
- Composer: Ludovico EinaudiOpus: »Two trees«
- Composer: Frédéric ChopinOpus: Fantasie-Impromptu op. 66