ELIZAVETA IVANOVA

Elizaveta Ivanova was born in Moscow into a musical family.

She started to play the piano at the age of four at Yakov Flier Music School in Moscow with N. Dolenko and gave her first concert with 5. Nowadays she is a prize winner of 15 international piano competitions and has performed in more than 30 countries all over the world.

She graduated from Moscow State Tchaikovsky Conservatory in 2011 (Diploma with honor), where she studied with Prof. Sergey Dorensky and his assistants Pavel Nersessian, Andrey Pisarev, and Nikolay Lugansky. In 2012 she moved to Hamburg, where she attended Master Degree course and, later, Artist Diploma in solo performance at the Hamburg University of Music and Theatre with Prof. E. Koroliov.

Her extensive concert activity began in 2002, when she became a scholarship holder of the V. Spivakov International Charity Foundation. Since that time Elizaveta has been performing all over Russia and abroad (Australia, Canada, Germany, France, India, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Poland, Thailand, Spain, Sweden, United Kingdom, USA, and other).

Elizaveta Ivanova is a prize winner of numerous international competitions, among her achievements are 1 st Prize and two special Prizes at the “Piano Campus” International Piano Competition (Cergy- Pontoise, France, 2011), 1 st Prize and Special Prize at the “Città di Verona” International Piano Competition (Verona, Italy, 2012), 1 st Prize at the “Euregio Piano Award” International Piano Competition (Geilenkirchen, Germany, 2015), 1 st Prize at the “MozArté” International Piano Competition (Aachen, Germany, 2016), and, recently, 1 st Prize and Special Prize at the “ClaviCologne” International Piano Competition (Cologne, Germany, 2017) and Mail Prize and two Special Prizes at the T.Leschetizki German Competition for Polish Music (Hamburg, Germany, 2017). She participated in master classes with many famous musicians, such as Fou T'sng, Dmirty Bashkirov, Sergey Babayan, Emmanul Ax, Lev Natochennny, and others.

In 2012 she also had the honor to present annual 'Montblanc de la Culture Arts Patronage Award' in the short movie with piano star Lang Lang.

In 2012 her solo CD was released by ‘Piano Campus' (France).

She is a soloist of Music House Saint Petersburg.

Elizaveta is also a successful participant of chamber music ensembles and harpsichord player. Her repertoire ranges from English virginal music to contemporary compositions.

Since 2013 she also works as an associate professor at the Hamburg University of Music and Theatre.

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