Arsenii Zakharov

13, violin, Lobnya, Russia

Arsenii studies at the Children’s School of Art № 17 in Moscow, teacher – Lydia Skopintseva.

Laureate of the XII International Festival-Contest Musica Classica (Ruza, 2012, II prize), IV Moscow Open Festival for Students of Music and Art Schools, dedicated to the 150th  anniversary of A. T. Grechaninov’s birth (2014, I prize), X Open Inter-zonal Competition of Stringed Instruments Players of Moscow Region (Khimki, 2015, Grand Prix), I Molchanov Open Youth Festival dedicated to the 70th Anniversary of the 70th anniversary of the Victory in the Great Patriotic War  (Moscow, 2015, I prize). Participated in festivals and master classes of Dora Schwarzberg (Switzerland, Croatia, Austria, 2015). Was honored with the Head of Lobnya scholarship for exceptional achievements in education, art and sport (2013, 2014).

Arsenii interests himself in composing and natural sciences; takes sport dancing lessons; learns English and German.

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

Round I

E. Elgar. Love Greeting

H. Wieniawski. Scherzo-Tarantella in g-moll, Op. 16

Round II

P. Tchaikovsky. Melodie

R. Shchedrin. Imitating Albeniz

A. Zakharov. Travel to Montenegro

Round III

É. Lalo. Spanish Symphony (Symphonie Espagnole), Op. 21, 1st movement

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