Daria Manza

11, violin, Krasnoyarsk, Russia

Daria studies at the Children's School of Music № 8 in Krasnoyarsk with Mikhail Benyumov.

Soloist of the violin ensemble Sozvuchie (since 2012), scholar of the Interregional Charity Foundation New Names (2013), participant of the XII and XIII Zakhar Bron International Violin Festivals (Novosibirsk, 2014, 2015). Has performed solo at the Young Virtuosos With Chamber Orchestra festival (2012, 2013, 2014), on the stage of the Small Hall of the Krasnoyarsk Regional Philharmonic Society (2015), with chamber orchestra Blestyashchie Smychki under M. A. Kuzina (2014). Is a constant participant of the Concert of Concerts project with the chamber orchestra Kredo under T. S. Lapteva. Attended the master class of V. Repin in the course of the Trans-Siberian Art Festival (2015), as well as classes of other leading Russian and foreign teachers and performers. Represented the Krasnoyarsk Krai at the XIV Youth Delphic Games (Oryol, 2015) as part of a delegation.

Daria does well at school, takes an interest in visual arts – enjoys drawing and modeling. Possesses leadership qualities.

Performance program at the 16th International Television Contest for Young Musicians 'The Nutcracker':

Round I 

N. Paganini. Cantabile for violin & piano in D-dur, Op. 17

P. Tchaikovsky. Russian Dance from the ballet Swan Lake, Op. 20

Round II

F. Kreisler. Praeludium and Allegro in the Style of Pugnani in e-moll

Round III

H. Wieniawski. Concerto for Violin and Orchestra No. 2, Op. 22, 1st movement


Eliminated in Round I of the 16th International Television Contest for Young Musicians 'Nutcracker'.