Ryan Martin Bradshaw
Ryan Martin Bradshaw is a Slovak pianist who made it to the finals of Concertino Praga 2021.
Ryan Martin Bradshaw started to play piano at the age of seven and already from the age of eight he had first performance with orchestra. Since 2016 Ryan is a pupil of the prestigious University of Music and Performing Arts in Vienna in a highly gifted piano class of Vladimir Kharin. where Ryan got an opportunity to perform to the famous pianist Martha Argerich. Despite his young age he is a laureate of 16 international piano competitions, holder of EMCY prize and since 2021 also the youngest residential soloist of Slovak Symphonic Radio Orchestra. Just in 2019 Ryan won first prize at the Nutcracker competition in Moscow, Special prize of Moscow Tchaikovsky Conservatory to perform concerts in their halls, first prize in Vladimir Krainev competition in Moscow, first prize in Szafarnia Poland at the Chopin Compettion for youth and he got three prizes at the prestigious international piano competition in Aarhus Denmark. Other competitions where he was laureate includes Franz Listz competition in Weimar Germany, Bela Bartok compettion in Graz, Austria, Piano compettion in Enschede, Netherlands, Mozartian competition in Brno, piano compettions in Zagreb, Sofia, Bucharest, Kosice etc. Ryan played several times with orchestra including three times with Russian Philharmonic under the baton of Vladimir Spivakov. Ryan played in famous halls such as Great Tchaikovsky Hall in Moscow, Musikverein Brahms Saal in Vienna, Mozarteum Salzburg, Svetlanov Hall in Moscow etc. Ryan was invited to play in a lot of Music festivals such as Moscow meets friends, Bratislava music Festival BHS, Mozartian festival in Rovereto Italy, Philadelphia Music Festival, USA.