Mrs. Tarabanova Elena

Country of residence Russian Federation


Born on 17.10.1995, Volgograd (Russia)
Started to play piano at the age of 3 with Prof. Natalia Lazareva

Since 2003 till 2005 has studied at the Volgograd Children's Music School № 1 () with Prof. Biryukova E.A.
Since 2006 till 2009 has studied at the Central music school at Volgograd State University of Arts and Culture () with Prof. Lilia Skazkina


1st prize and special prize for the best performance of the piece of Shostakovich of the 1st D. Shostakovich piano competition for young musicians, 2007

1st prize of the Flowers of Music competition, 2007

1st prize of the Flowers of Music competition, 2009

Competition repertoire:

First round:

  1. J.S. Bach. Prelude & Fugue G Major BWV 884 from Das Wohltemperierte Klavier II
  2. C. Debussy. from Etudes Livre II 'Pour les notes repetees' no. IX in G Major
  3. L. van Beethoven. Sonata op. 31 no. 1 in G Major 1st mov.
  4. P.I. Tchaikovsky. from Season's op. 39a, no. 5 May: Starlit Nights

Second round:

  1. W.A. Mozart. Sonata KV 283 in G Major
  2. F. Chopin. Ballade no. 3 op.47 in A flat Major
  3. E. Tarabanova. Fantasie-Etude
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