Victor Maslov is the overall winner of Concertino Praga 2013
The overall winner and the bearer of the First prize in the category Piano of Concertino Praga is Victor Maslov from Russia!
“Incredibly beautiful, deep, melodious and warm sound – in the best traditions of the Russian piano school” (“New Russian Word” newspaper, New York, October 29, 2010).
“...Victor Maslov is one of those people, who is close to all-round mastery of his repertoire” (“New York Concert Review” edition, New York, October 23, 2010).
Here are the reviews which Victor Maslov got after his performance on festival at "Weill Recital Hall” (the small hall of Carnegie Hall Complex) when he was thirteen years old.
Victor was born on February 02, 1997. He began to study music when he was five and a year later he became a first-grade pupil of Gnessin Moscow Special School of Music. Victor’s mother is his teacher and he has already been taking part in master classes of the famous professor Dmitry Bashkirov for 5 years.
In 2007 Victor became a scholarship holder of the Vladimir Spivakov International Charity Foundation and since then all his creative work is connected with the Foundation activities.
Victor Maslov is the winner of international contests such as “Nikolai Rubinstein International Piano Competition” in Paris (France) and “Musicale dell'Adriatico” in Ancona (Italy), awardee of five international contests including “International Competition for Young Pianists in Memory of Vladimir Horowitz” in Kiev (Ukraine).
With the assistance of the Vladimir Spivakov International Charity Foundation the pianist took part in international competitions in Russia, Germany, France, Italy, Denmark, Slovakia, Switzerland and the USA.