Alexander Malofeev

Opus 3 Artists welcomes pianist Alexander Malofeev for North American representation.

The young "Russian genius" (Corriere della Sera) came to global prominence when he won the International Tchaikovsky Competition for Young Musicians at age thirteen. Now at seventeen, Alexander Malofeev has already appeared with the Mariinsky Theatre Orchestra, Orchestra Filarmonica della Scala, Orchestra Sinfonica Nazionale della RAI, and the Verbier Festival Chamber Orchestra, and has worked with Valery Gergiev, Myung-Whun Chung, Kristjan Jarvi, and Kazuki Yamada, among other notable conductors. Malofeev opened the 30th anniversary concert of the Meesterpianisten series at the Concertgebouw Amsterdam and has appeared at Teatro alla Scala, the Rheingau Musik Festival, Philharmonie de Paris, Théâtre des Champs-Elysees, Merano Music Festival, National Centre for the Performing Arts in Beijing, the Stars of the White Nights festival in St. Petersburg, the Bolshoi Theatre, Moscow's Tchaikovsky Conservatory, and the Kaufman Music Center.

Recent and upcoming highlights include a 2019 Asia tour with the Orchestra Filarmonica della Scala under Riccardo Chailly and concerts at the Hong Kong Arts Festival and with the Yomiuri Nippon Symphony Orchestra in Tokyo.

Malofeev has won numerous awards including the Grand Prix of the International Competition for Young Pianists Grand Piano Competition, the Premio Giovane Talento Musicale dell'anno 2017 and Best Young Musician of 2017. Also in 2017, Malofeev became the first Young Yamaha Artist. In 2016 he released his debut recital DVD with works by Liszt, Tchaikovsky and Medtner. 

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