Ilia Papoian


Date of birth: 12.02.2001
Instrument: piano
Nationality: Russian
Competition:

International Competition of Young Pianists dedicated to the Work of 'Fryderyk Chopin'

2016

Prize:

1st Prize

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Ilia Papoyan was born in St. Petersburg and began studying music at the age of seven. In 2011 he entered the special music school of the St. Petersburg State Conservatory where he is still studying.

Ilia is a laureate of many international piano competitions. Among them are the International Chopin Competition in St. Petersburg (2nd prize, 2010), the International Competition of Young Pianist dedicated to the Work of 'Fryderyk Chopin' in Narva (1st prize, 2016), the International Bach Competition (2nd prize, 2013) and the International Music Competition "Music Anyday" in Moscow (1st prize, 2015). In May 2016 Ilia became the diploma winner of the Grand Piano Competition which took place in Moscow.

Ilia has already performed in various concert halls in St. Petersburg: in the D. Shostakovich St. Petersburg Academic Philharmonia, in the Small Hall of the Rimsky-Korsakov St. Petersburg State Conservatory as well as in the State Academic Capella. Every year he performs with the symphony orchestra on the stage of the State Philharmonia for Children and Youth.

You can listen to Ilia playing Bach, Beethoven, Chopin and Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 3.

Repertoire

Solo

J.S. Bach, Prelude and Fugue in C Major (WTC I)
J.S. Bach, Prelude and Fugue in C sharp Major (WTC I)
J.S. Bach, Prelude and Fugue in D minor (WTC II)
J.S. Bach, Choral in G minor “Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland” (BWV 659)
J.S. Bach, Choral in G Major (BWV 147)
L. van Beethoven, Sonata No. 8 in C minor, Pathetique (Op. 13)
L. van Beethoven, Sonata No. 12 in A flat Major (Op. 26)
L. van Beethoven, Sonata No. 14 in C sharp minor (Op. 27, no.2)
F. Chopin, Ballade No. 1 in G minor (Op.23)
F. Chopin, Etude No. 1 in C Major (Op. 10)
F. Chopin, Etude No. 2 in A minor (Op. 10)
F. Chopin, Etude No. 4 in C sharp minor (Op. 10)
F. Chopin, Etude No. 5 in G flat Major (Op. 10)
F. Chopin, Etude No. 9 in F minor (Op. 10)
F. Chopin, Etude No. 12 in C minor (Op. 10)
F. Chopin, Etude No. 1 in A flat Major (Op. 25)
F. Chopin, Etude No. 2 in F minor (Op. 25)
F. Chopin, Fantasia Impromptu (Op. 66)
F. Chopin, Mazurka No. 2 in A minor (Op. 68)
F. Chopin, Mazurka No. 3 in F minor (Op. 7)
F. Chopin, Nocturne No. 1 in F minor (Op. 55)
F. Chopin, Scherzo No. 2 in B flat minor (Op. 31)
F. Chopin, Waltz in E minor (Op. posth.)
J. Haydn, Sonata in E minor (Hob XVI: 34)
J. Hummel, Rondo in E flat Major (Op. 11)
F. Liszt, Consolation in D flat Major No. 3 (S. 172)
F. Liszt, Petrarch Sonnet 104
F. Liszt, Hungarian Rhapsody No. 11
F. Liszt, Hungarian Rhapsody No. 12
S. Prokofiev, Suggestion Diabolique.
S. Rachmaninov, Elegie No. 1 (Op. 3)
S. Rachmaninov, Etude-Tableaux in D minor No. 5 (Op. 33)
S. Rachmaninov, Etude-Tableaux in A minor No. 2 (Op. 39)
S. Rachmaninov, Etude-Tableaux in F sharp minor No. 3 (Op. 39)
S. Rachmaninov, Musical Moment in B minor No. 3 (Op. 16)
S. Rachmaninov, Musical Moment in E minor No. 4 (Op. 16)
S. Rachmaninov, Prelude in G minor No. 5 (Op. 23)
S. Rachmaninov, Prelude in G sharp minor No. 12 (Op. 32)
R. Schedrin, Imitating Albeniz
P. Tchaikovsky, The Seasons (Op. 37b, No. 10)
P. Tchaikovsky, Valse Sentimentale No. 6 (Op. 51)

Chamber music

L. van Beethoven, Sonata No. 5 in F Major, Spring (Op. 24, 1st mov.)
J. Brahms, Hungarian Dance No. 1 in G minor
W.A. Mozart, Sonata for two pianos in D Major K. 448 (375A)
F. Schubert, Rondeau brilliant (Op. 70)

With orchestra

J.S. Bach, Piano Concerto No. 4 in A Major (BWV 1055, 1st mov.)
J. Haydn, Concerto in D Major (Hob. XVIII: 11, 1st mov.)
L. van Beethoven, Piano Concerto No. 3 in C minor (Op. 37)

If you are interested in working with Ilia, please get in touch with the EMCY Office.

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