PIANO PROFESSORS

ALEXANDER MNDOYANTS
It was in the year of 1978 that Alexander Mndoyants  started his concert activities, after he was awarded the title of Laureate at the V International Van Cliburn  Competition in the USA, one of the most prestigious in the world, leaving behind many eminent  pianists in an up-hill contest.
Over the past years  he went to all parts of the former USSR with concerts, made his appearances almost in all capital cities of the former Union republics, as well as in Poland, Finland, Japan, France and Portugal.
The pianist’s repertoire is wide and stylistically diversified, including   works by D.Scarlatti, J.S. Bach, Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven, Schubert , Schumann, Mendelssohn, Chopin, Liszt, Brahms, Debussi, Ravel, Mussorgsky, Tchaikovsky, Rakhmaninov, Skriabin, Prokofiev, Shostakovich, Bartok, A. Khacharutyan, V.  Ryabov and other composers.
He made his TV appearance in different cities of the country. The funded recordings made by A. Mndoyants at the All-Union Radio  have  invariably been highly appraised by the Artistic Council and are frequently broadcast.
Various sound-recording companies put out disks with the pianist’s recordings.
His talent is most fully manifest in the sphere of chamber music playing, with his partners having been such well-known musicians as People’s Artists of Russia A.  Korsakov and I. Gavrysh,  Honoured Artist of Russia A. Vinnitsky, M. Tolpygo, A. Kamyshev, V. Yagling and K. Rodin.
The recording of Borodin’s Quintet, made in 1998 jointly with the String Quartet of the “Virtuosos of Moscow” Orchestra,  was given the highest appraisal   “CHOC” by the  popular magazine “Le Monde la Musique” No. 218 (February, 1999).
The appearances of Alexander Mndoyants with orchestras of Moscow and other cities  provide an extra proof of the magnitude of his gifts. His professional mastery, pianistic skills and  sense of ensemble  have been  befittingly appraised by such well-known conductors as  F.  Mansurov, V. Jordaniya, V. Gergiev and D. Kakhidze. 
Being engaged in performing activity, A. Mndoyants is also active in his   pedagogical work.  Since the year of 1979 he has been one of the leading pedagogues of the Central School of Music, since the year of 1991 he  has been holding the rank of  Professor of the Moscow State Tchaikovsky Conservatory. Among his pupils there are over 100 Laureates of different national and international competitions.
In 1991 A. Mndoyants  was awarded the title of “Honored Artist of RUSSIA”
Since the year of 1990 he has been regularly invited to conduct master classes in France, Finland, Japan, Israel, Taiwan, Norway, Latvia, Ukraine, Kazakhstan, Tajikistan, Armenia, Brazil, Portugal, China, Slovenia, Italy and Greece as well as in many cities of Russia. He repeatedly was jury member and chairman of various international and national competitions.
The musician is not against doing editing work.  In 1987 the  “Muzyka” Publishers put out the music of  Bela Bartok’s  Concerto No. 3 for piano and orchestra, edited by A. Mndoyants. 
In 1999 the magazine “Piano”  (NN 2-4)  carried A. Mndoyants’s  article entitled “Pictures at an Exhibition” by M.P. Mussorgsky. Performing commentary”. 
In 2003 the Japanese magazine “Lesson no Tomo”(№№1-4) published his article “Conversation about piano teaching” and in 2003-2004 three Moscow magazines: “Teacher”, “Musician-classic”(№12-№1), “Piano”(№№1-2) published this article.
He cooperates to publishing house “Muzika” as an editor.
His last CD has been” issued in 2004 by Russian firm “Classical Records” (live recording). 
Laureate at the V International Van Cliburn  Competition in the USA. Over the past years he went to all parts of the former USSR with concerts, made his appearances almost in all capital cities of the former Union republics, as well as in Poland, Finland, Japan, France and Portugal.
A. Mndoyants is also active in his   pedagogical work.  Since the year of 1979 he has been one of the leading pedagogues of the Central School of Music, since the year of 1991 he  has been holding the rank of  Professor of the Moscow State Tchaikovsky Conservatory. Among his pupils there are over 100 Laureates of different national and international competitions.
In 1991 A. Mndoyants  was awarded the title of “Honored Artist of RUSSIA”

CLASSES 2018 - 2019

22nd - 28th of October  2018

19th - 25th of November 2018

29th of January - 4th of February 2019

1st - 8th of May 2019