Vasili Betsis

12, clarinet, Moscow, Russia

Vasili studies at the G. Vishnevskaya College of Music and Theater Art, his teacher is Maxim Anisimov. Winner of the V Moscow Open Competition for Young Clarinetists and Ensembles (2014, I prize), II Moscow Open Festival of Brass Music Northern Fanfares (2015, I prize), the V J. Dolzhikov Moscow Contest-Festival for Young Performers on Wind and Percussion Instruments (2016, I prize), I All-Russian Competition for Performers on Wind and Percussion Instruments Reviving Traditions (Moscow, 2016, I prize) Member of the Sirius Educational Centre program (Sochi, 2016).

Performance program:

Round I

F. Poulenc. Sonata for Clarinet and Piano FP 184, 2nd and 3rd movements

Round II

E. Bozza. Claribel for Clarinet and Piano

Round III

S. Taneyev. Canzone for Clarinet and String Orchestra