Almost like Mozart. Impeccable performance of a girl — pianist from Yamal was appreciated in Italy
10:58 4 декабря 2018
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A pupil of the children’s school of arts №2 Ekaterina Rud from Noviy Urengoy won the first place at the international contest of young pianists GRAND PIANO COMPETITION. The event was held in Italy. She performed on the stage of the concert hall built in the 17th century, with wonderful acoustics. The contest is very serious, and only pianists perform, the strict jury includes musicians from Venice, Rome, Moscow. By the way, the jury praised Ekaterina for her impeccable performance.
Eleven-year-old Ekaterina Rud has learned playing piano since her age of six, now studies in the fifth grade of the children’s school of arts under the guidance of the honored teacher of Yamal Tatyana Tomanova. According to the teacher, she does not waste time, improves her professional skills and participates in competitions far beyond the borders of our country. She is the youngest holder of the scholarship of the governor of Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug, the winner of many Russian and international festivals.
Ekaterina was lucky enough to play in the famous Viennese hall of Mozarteum, where little Mozart had played. The talented pianist had a unique chance to perform not only on legendary stages, but also with famous orchestras.
Tatiana Tomanova notes that parents played the significant role in education of Ekaterina. In addition to the music school, she goes to the gymnasium (school), studies choreography and foreign languages.
They just came back from the competition, and Ekaterina has already begun to learn the notes of Chopin’s work. It comes to the fact that her mother hides notes from her, but the young pianist is very eager for knowledge and new music. A younger brother, Alexander Rud also followed musical interest of his sister. He took the first place in the international competition among six-year-old musicians.