Alexander Malofeev

Alexander Malofeev was born in Moscow in 2001 and currently studies at the Gnessins Moscow School of Music under Prof. Berezkina.
Now aged 13, Alexander has already performed at many of Russia’s most prominent concert halls: the Grand, Small and the Rachmaninoff Halls of the Moscow Conservatoire, the Bolshoi Theatre, the Moscow International House of Music, the Mariinsky Theatre Hall, the Grand Kremlin Palace. He has toured Russia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Germany, Spain, the USA, France and Switzerland.
As a soloist he has performed with the Mariinsky Symphony Orchestra, the Russian National Orchestra, the “Novaya Rossiya” State Symphony Orchestra, the Tatarstan Symphony Orchestra, the Irkutsk Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra, the Galina Vishnevskaya Opera Centre Symphony Orchestra, the State Symphony Orchestra of the Astana Philharmonic Society, the Academic Symphony Orchestra of the Ukrainian National Philharmonic Society, and other major orchestras.
Alexander Malofeev has won prizes at numerous international competitions and festivals, including the “Music Diamond” Grand Prix in Moscow in 2011 and 2014, the Mozart Wunderkind Grand Prix in Vienna in 2011, First Prize at the Internet Music Competition in Serbia, the Gold Medal at the Twenty First Youth Delphic Games of Russia in Moscow in 2012, the Gran Prix at the Artobolevskaya “Young Pianist” Festival in 2012, “Young Talents of Russia” Competition in 2013, Grand Prix at the “Stairway to the Stars” Competition in Moscow in 2013, First Prize at “Astana Piano Passion” First International Young Pianist competition in 2013, as well as Grand Prix and special prize for the best Bach interpretation at the Ninth International Young Pianists Competition in Novgorod in 2014.
Alexander Malofeev appeared at the Second “Peregrinos Musicales” International Festival in Spain in 2012, Ninth “Moscow Meets Friends” Festival in 2012 and 2014, Eighth International “Stars at the Baikal” Music Festival in Irkutsk, 2013, Crescendo Festival, “Stars of the White Nights” Festival in Saint Petersburg in 2013 and 2014, Seventh Mstislav Rostropovich Festival in Baku, Second Mstislav Rostropovich International Festival in Orenburg in 2014, Fourth “Denis Matsuev Orenburg Seasons” Festival in 2014.
In June 2014 Alexander Malofeev won the First Prize and the Gold Medal at the Eighth Tchaikovsky International Competitions for Young Musicians in Moscow.
Alexander Malofeev is the recipient of scholarships from the Mstislav Rostropovich Foundation and the New Names Foundation.

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