vita

Arseni Sadykov was born in 1989 in Polotsk, Belarus.

After graduating successfully from Polotsk School of Arts (with Irina Larionova and Kseniya Pogorelaya) and Novopolotsk Musical College (with of Nataliya Kushnaryova), Arseni was accepted in 2009 to the Belarusian State Academy of Music in Minsk (with Prof. Valeriy Shatskiy). From 2011 untill 2013 Arseni made his bachelor degree at the "Claudio Monteverdi" Conservatory in Bolzano, Italy (with Prof. Davide Cabassi). Since 2013 Arseni Sadykov commances his master's degree at the Liszt School of Music in Weimar (with Prof. Gerlinde Otto)

  • 2007 - Diploma of 2nd International festival “Modern Art and Education”,
  • Moscow.
  • 2007 - 1st prize of the national competition in the category "concert with
  • the symphonic orchestra", Minsk.
  • 2009 - 1st prize of the “Young talents for the 21st century” competition.
  • 2010 - laureate of the “Belarusian Young Talents” competition of the National
  • Broadcast, Minsk in the category “Instrumental Music”
  • 2011 - Special Award of the 7th "International Franz Liszt Piano Competition",
  • Weimar-Bayreuth, Germany.
  • 2012 - 3rd prize of the “Giuliano Pecar International Piano Competition”,
  • Gorizia, Italy.
  • 2013 - 4th prize of the "Epinal International Piano Competition", Epinal, France.
  • 2014 - 1st prize of the “Neue Sterne International Piano Competition”,
  • Wernigerode, Germany.
  • 2015 – 1. Prize of the International Piano Competition, Lagny-sur-Marne, France.

At the age of 16, during his second year at the Novopolotsk Musical College, Arseni Sadykov participated in the opening of the 20th International Festival “Old and Modern Chamber Music” (Polotsk, 2007), presenting successfully Prokofiev's Piano Concerto No. 1 with the symphonic orchestra of Belarusian TV and Radio, conducted by national artist Gennadiy Provatorov.

Successful solo concerts of the young pianist in Germany, Austria, Switzerland and China as well as frequent tours throughout his homeland Belarus. In June 2011 he participated in the International Festival “Musica Mundi” in Brussels, Belgium, playing concerts with Ivry Gitlys, Maksim Vengerov, Itamar Golan and Steven Isserlis.