Music atT ST MARY'S PPerivale
Sunday June 28th 3 pm
Vitaly Pisarenko (piano)
Programme to include works by Beethoven and Schubert.
Admission free with retiring collection. No tickets issued beforehand
Vitaly Pisarenko was born in Kiev in 1987 and gave his first public recital when aged 6. He studied at the Central Music School in Moscow and then the Moscow Conservatory from 1999 until 2012. Since then he has studied at the Royal College of Music with Dimitri Alexeev, where he completed his Master's degree with distinction in 2014 and is currently studying for an Artist Diploma. He has also been studying in Italy with Boris Petrushansky at the Piano Academy in Imola. He won 1st prize in the 8th International Franz Liszt Piano Competition in the Netherlands in 2008. Since then he has performed in more than 25 countries including appearances in Germany, Italy, Hungary, Poland, Austria, Switzerland, Great Britain, Norway, Belgium, Lithuania, Indonesia, Brazil, Argentina, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, China, Japan, South Korea, Mexico and the United States and performances at the Basilica Festival of Flanders, the Piano Pic Festival in France, the Berlin International Music Festival, the Delft Chamber Music Festival and the Busoni Festival in Bolzano. in Autumn 2015 he won 3rd prize in the Leeds International Piano Competition, playing Rachmaninov's Third Concerto. He has a huge reputation as an exceptional young pianist. In 2019-20 he performs intensively in London at the Queen Elisabeth Hall, Cadogan Hall with the London Mozart Players, St Martin in the Fields, Parliament Chambers and for the Chopin Society along with performances in the UK appearing in the BMS York, Champs Hill, Erin Arts Centre (Isle of Man), Manchester (with the soloists of Manchester Camerata) and Hatchlands.