Don’t miss this one!
At age seven, Canadian pianist Anastasia Rizikov made
her orchestral debut performing Polunin's Concertino in A minor with
the National Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra of Ukraine, conducted by
Mykola Diadiura. Now 14, Anastasia is showing signs of being “one to
Watch”. She is currently performing solo concerts in major US cities
such as Detroit, Chicago, Binghamton, New York, New Jersey, and Washington
September 21st will perform at Colouratura Fine Art Gallery at 8 pm
Tickets $25. Call 902-929-2324 to purchase tickets.
Anastasia’s tour will feature two varied programs. These programs
include famous works such as Beethoven’s “Appassionata”, Liszt’s La
Campanella and Ondine from Ravel’s Gaspard de la nuit.
Ms. Rizikov has won first prize in many international competitions
including the Rotary International Piano Competition in Spain, the
Bradshaw & Buono International Piano Competition in the USA which lead
to a Carnegie Hall debut, and the Vladimir Horowitz International
Young Pianists Competition in the Ukraine to name a few. Nationally,
Anastasia won first place in both the Canadian Music Competition and the Canadian Chopin Competition.
Anastasia studies with award-winning Master of Music Maia Spis, at the
Nadia Music Academy in Toronto. In addition to her passion for the
piano, she loves reading, animals, shopping, and treasures her friendships.
Penny S. Steele, MFA
Colouratura Art Gallery
45943 Cabot Trail, Indian Brook, NS