Gleb Vereshchak

13, trumpet, born in Novoivanovskoye settlement, Russia

Gleb studies with Andrei Radostev at Children’s School of Arts in Zarechye.

He was prize-winner of: The Gifted Children of Moscow Area Open Festivals-Competitions for Young Players (2012, I prize; 2014, III prize; 2015, I prize), The Cradle of Russia International Competitions-Festivals for Children and Young Adults (Moscow, 2012, 2014 – Grand Prix), the XVIII Circle of Friends Regional Festival of Children and Young Adults Creativity (2013, I prize), We are Talented Open Creativity Competition in Novoivanovskoye (2013, Grand Prix in Instrumental Music nomination; 2014, 1st class prize winner in Instrumental Music nomination), Moscow Regional Competition of Solo and Ensemble Music Making on Wind Instruments (2014, II prize), the 5th Silver Trumpets Open All-Russian Competition-Festival for Young Wind and Percussion Instruments Players named after V. Blazhevich (Moscow, 2015, Grand Prix). He played in Ministry of Defence of the RF Symphony Orchestra concert in the framework of Spasskaya Tower Festival at Alexandrovsky Hall of Big Kremlin Palace (2015).

Gleb played the part of Fedyushka in Kashtanka play (directed by Y. Katayev) produced by Aquamarine Children’s Theatre, in course of which he performed 2 pieces on the trumpet (2012-2013).

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

Round I

N. Rimsky-Korsakov. Flight of the Bumblebee from the opera The Tale of Tsar Saltan
R. Mendez.  Romance (adaptation for trumpet by A.Yan-Borisov)

Round II

N. Paganini – F. Kreisler. La Campanella (adaptation for trumpet by N. Vlasov)

Round III

J. Haydn. Concerto for trumpet and orchestra in Es dur, 1st movement

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