Petr Nikonov

12, percussion, St. Petersburg, Russia

Peter has been playing percussion since six in the class of Boris Estrin. As a student of the St. Petersburg Lyceum of Arts, Peter takes an active part in the concert life of the Lyceum, performs at the best concert venues in the city. He takes part in various festivals and competitions both Russian and international. Peter repeatedly was awarded with diplomas for active concerting. With great interest, he attends concerts and master classes of the leading world percussionists.

Performance program:

Round I

F. Kreisler. Chinese Tambourine (xylophone)
J. Wanamaker. Funkster (snare drum)

Round II

G. Breyer. Ragtime On the Woodpile (vibraphone)
V. Grishin. Little Prince (vibraphone)

Round III

T. Mayuzumi. Concertino for Xylophone and Orchestra, 2nd and 3rd movements