Monday October 31, 2011
Illya Zuyko | 2nd prize
(photo: Giampiero Marchiori)
62nd Gian Battista Viotti International Piano Competition 2011
SECOND PRIZE | € 5,000
AUDIENCE PRIZE | € 1,000
ILLYA ZUYKO | Ukraine | age: 16
Illya Zuyko has been awarded with the Second prize and the Audience prize of the 62nd Gian Battista Viotti International piano Competition 2011 in Vercelli.
Ilia Zuiko was born in Ukraine in 1994. He began study at the age of 6 and he won the fisrt prize in several child's music competitions. From September 2007 he studies in Kyiv special secondary musical school with Prof. A.T. Gud’gko. From 2008 he won the VIII International competition in memory of Vladimir Horowit (I prize and gold medal); the X International Vladimir Krainev Young Pianists competition (I prize); V Tbilisi International piano competition (I prize, gold medal and the special prize “The Pianist of the future”).
Illya Zuyko, piano
Carlo Coccia Symphony Orchestra
Alessandro Ferrari, Conductor
F. Liszt - Piano Concerto No. 1 in E-flat major, S.124
Final Round of the 62nd Viotti International Piano Competition 2011