Gleb Shekhtman

13, violin, Barnaul, Russia

Gleb studies at the Glazunov Children School of Music №1 in Barnaul, teacher – Oleg Abrin.

Laureate of the I Zonal Violin Contest Rainbow of Sounds (Barnaul, 2010, I prize), IV Yemelyan Katz Open Regional Contest of Violinists, Alto Players and Cellists (Barnaul, 2010, II prize), Magic Bow Festival-Contest (Barnaul, 2010, I prize), International  Contest of Performing Mastery St. Petersburg's Spring (St. Petersburg, 2013, Grand Prix), I Shpet Interregional Open Contest of Young Violinists and  Cellists Magic bow (Omsk, 2014, II prize). Diploma laureate of the Regional Youth Classical Music Festival dedicated to the 200th anniversary of the Chopin’s birth (Barnaul, 2011), V Young Violinists and Violists Open Competition West-Siberia-East (Novosibirsk, 2012), XXIV Regional festival Young Talents of Altai (Barnaul, 2014). Attended the Zakhar Bron School of Performing Mastery (Novosibirsk, 2014), creative school classes of the year-round Sirius Educational Center for gifted children of the Talent and Success Fund (Sochi, 2015).

Gleb practices swimming and hand-to-hand fighting; regularly participates in the Academic Olympics.

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

Round I

P. Sarasate. Capricho vasco, Op. 24

S. Rachmaninoff. Romance

Round II

D. Shostakovich. Violin concerto in a-moll, Op. 77 № 1, 4th movement Burlesque

Round III

É. Lalo. Spanish Symphony (Symphonie Espagnole), Op. 21, 3rd movement

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