Arthur Zhernakov

13, percussion, Moscow, Russia

Arthur studies at the Gnessin Moscow Special School of Music (class of percussion instruments); his teacher is Irina Sharaevskaya. Since 6 years, he performs in Russia and abroad. For a long time, he is a fellow of the Vladimir Spivakov International Charity Foundation. Arthur took part in competitions and festivals, including the Moscow Regional Open Festival-Competition Parade of Percussion (Vidnoe, 2011, III prize; 2015, I prize), St. Petersburg Open Competition of Young Performers on Percussion Instruments (2013, II prize). The constant participant of concerts and festivals of the Vladimir Spivakov International Charity Foundation.

Performance program:

Round I

W. A. Mozart. Rondo in G major (xylophone)
N. Zivkovic. Rock Song (vibraphone)
W. Benson. Fandango (snare drum)

Round II

N. Rimsky-Korsakov. Dance of the Buffoons from the Opera The Snow Maiden (xylophone)
A. Gomez. Marimba Flamencо
D. Paliev. Movement (snare drum)

Round III

P. Sarasate. Gypsy Airs op. 20 (xylophone)