Concours International de Piano Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

Arsenii Mun – first prize 2017

Arsenii Mun, 1er prize 2017 - Saint-Priest international piano competitionArsenii MUN – Age 18, Russia 

Arsenii Mun is studying now in St.Petersburg(Russia) with professor Alexander Sandler.
He won many major competitions such as “Horowitz competition”(1st Prize), “Yamaha music competition”(Winner) ,”piano e-competition”(3d Prize), “Cliburn junior competition”(2nd Prize), “Artura Rubinsteina in memoriam”(1st Prize), “St.Priest international piano competition” (1st Prize) He made his concerto debut in 2009 in the Grand hall of St.Petersburg philharmonic with Temirkanov’s.
Academic symphony orchestra and solo recital debut in 2012 in Mozart house in Vienna.
Arsenii is laureate of Maestro Temirkanov’s prize
Participant of the Rostropovich foundation (where he has been given a special “Sviatoslav Richter award”)
Participant of “Saint Petersburg Music house” concert programs , Larisa Gergieva Festival, Mariinsky international piano festival. In summer of 2016 and 2017 he took part in “Verbier academy” and won the special prize for the best pianist. And now he has solo recitals around the world. He played with many orchestras such as Minnesota Symphony orchestra, Fort Worth symphony orchestra, Mariinsky orchestra ,”North symphony” orchestra, St.Petersburg state academic philharmonic orchestra and others. And conductors such as Mei-Ann Chen, Fabio Mastrangelo, Stanislav Kochanovsky,Zaurbek Gugkaev, Alexander Titov, Alexander Skulsky, Dmitry Liss, Mark Russell Smith, Ian Hobson and others.

Also Arsenii likes soccer and literature.
“Arsenii Mun communicated a sincere and unique sense of the poetry in the music” – © Dallas magazine.

> Some dates to remember :


06 December 2017

Big hall of St.Petersburg philarmonic
State Academic Symphonic orchestra of St.Petersburg philarmony
Prokofiev 1st concerto.
Conductor Yaroslav Zaboyarkin

09 December 2017

Mariinsky theatre concert hall
Mariinsky orchestra
Tchaikovsky 1st concerto
Conductor Stanislav Kochanovsky

12-17 December 2017

Strasbourg, Baden-Baden.

06 February 2018

Big hall of St.Petersburg philarmonic
State Academic Symphonic orchestra of St.Petersburg philarmony
Shostakovich 2 concerto
Conductor Nikolay Hodzinsky

17 March 2018

State philarmony of Kislovodsk
State Academic Symphonic orchestra of Kislovodsk Philarmony.
Tchaikovsky 1st concerto
Conductor Zaurbek Gugkaev

30 May 2018

St.Petersburg State Capella
“Musical Olympus Festival”
Information about program orchestra and conductor will be available later.