1st Prize, 28, Russian Federation
SERGEY BELYAVSKY Born in Moscow into a family of musicians, Sergey was only 11 when he won his first international competition. Since that his concert performances have spanned the globe. Already by age 24 Sergey has toured and performed in 28 different countries all over the world. Since 2005, Sergey became a multiple prize winner of more than 30 competitions and festivals, including Bronze Medal at GINA BACHAUER International Artists Competition, Salt Lake City, USA, 1st prize at International Piano Competition “JURIES IN COMPETITION” Salzburg, Austria; Second & Audience Prizes at FRANZ LISZT International Piano Competition, Budapest, Hungary; winner of Second & Audience Prizes at MARIA CANALS International Piano Competition, Barcelona, Spain, etc. In March 2022 Sergey has participated in a very special event “Ukraine Peace Benefit Concert”, held in St. Paulus Church in Frankfurt organized by City of Frankfurt am Main and the International Piano Forum Frankfurt, condemning the Russian aggression in Ukraine. Sergey honed his mastery with: Eliso Virsaladze, Arie Vardi, Lev Natochenny, Marian Rybicki; currently Sergey is polishing his musicianship at the Park University in Kansas City, Missouri (USA) with Golden Prize Winner of the 11th Van Cliburn International Piano Competition Prof. Stanislav Ioudenitch.