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Young Artist in Residence: Alexander Malikov

24min 57sec : Young Artist in Residence Alexander Malikov Part 2
6min 8sec : Fugue No. 8 from Well-Tempered Clavier Book I BWV 853
11min 20sec : Fantasy in C minor, K. 475
18min 18sec : Young Artist in Residence Alexander Malikov Part 3
7min 46sec : Sonata in C Major, Wq. 55/1
40sec : Prelude No. V
22min 31sec : Young Artist in Residence Alexander Malikov Part 4
16min 35sec : Dante Sonata
22min 57sec : Young Artist in Residence Alexander Malikov Part 5
16min 16sec : Gaspard de la nuit -- I. Ondine and III. Scarbo
20min 51sec : Young Artist in Residence Alexander Malikov Part 1
12min 57sec : Piano Sonata No. 27, Op. 90

Alexander Malikov was born in Volgograd, Russia in 1989 and started his piano studies at the age of seven. When he was ten years old, he immigrated to Calgary, Alberta with his family and continued his studies with Dmitry Nesterov. Malikov was an extensive participant in the Kiwanis Festival and the Canadian Music Competition, where he has won several national awards in both solo and chamber divisions. He is a three-time winner of the Calgary Concerto Competition and a laureate of the Knigge, the Canadian Chopin, the Toronto Symphony and l'Orchestre Symphonique de Montreal Competitions. Alexander is currently studying piano with Angela Cheng in the Bachelor of Music program at the Oberlin Conservatory.

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