UPCOMING EDITION
October 16-23rd 2021
@ Muziekcentrum Enschede
Enschede, The Netherlands

Najafli, Narmin

Azerbaijan
Participated in 2014
Group B
Biography
Born on , Baku (Azerbaijan).
Started to play piano at the age of 4 with Prof. Matanat Aliyeva.
Since 2003 till 2014 has studied at the Music school named after Bulbul with Prof. Adeliya Rahimova.
Since 2014 till now has studied at the Hochschule f??r Musik, Theater und Medien Hannover with Prof. Bernd Goetzke.
Attended masterclasses of  Prof. Muza Rubackyte, Prof. Andrea Bonatta, Prof. Robert McDonald, Prof. Ilja Scheps, Prof. Hamish Milne, Prof.Bernd Goetzke.
Competitions
Received 1st prize and Special prize for the best performance of a work by Chopin of IX International Chopin Piano Competition in Narva (Estonia), 2012.
Received 1st prize of V Young Pianist of the North International competition in Newcastle (United Kingdom), 2012.
Received 2nd prize of XXI International Chopin Piano Competition in Szafarnia (Poland), 2013.
Repertoire
FIRST ROUND
— J. S. Bach – Das Wohltemperierte Klavier II e minor BWV 879
— F. Chopin – Study c minor op.10 no. 12
— L. van Beethoven – 1st mov. c minor op.13
— S. Rachmaninov – Prelude op. 23 no. 5 in g minor
Second round
— L. van Beethoven – Sonata E-flat major op.31
— F. Chopin – Scherzo no. 2 op.31 in b flat minor
— G. Ligeti – Study no. 5: Arc-En-Ciel
Third round
The third orchestral round was introduced in 2020