Timur Mustakimov

Timur Mustakimov was born in Nizhnekamsk, Russia, and began his piano studies at age of 9 with Tatyana Kiseleva.

At 12, he won the regional piano competition in the Republic of Tatarstan. He entered the Special Music School for Gifted Children in Kazan, where he studied with Professor Alfiya Burnasheva. In 2006, he entered the Kazan State Conservatory.

In 2011, Mustakimov was awarded a master’s degree in music at Mannes College in New York City, where he continued his studies with Vladimir Feltsman. He won a concerto competition and, as the winner, performed with the Mannes Orchestra in Alice Tully Hall at the Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts.

Mustakimov is pursuing a doctoral degree at Temple University with professor Charles Abramovic. Mustakimov won the 2013 Heida Hermanns International Competition in piano in Westport, Conn., and has been asked to perform several solo recitals in the United States.

Program

RECITAL ROUND (video)  
Sofia Gubaidulina(1931–)

Chaconne (1962)

Johann Sebastian Bach(1685–1750)

Partita in C Minor, BWV 826

Frederic Chopin(1810–1849)

Scherzo No. 2 in B-flat Minor, Op.31
Scherzo No. 4 in E Major, Op. 54

Claude Debussy(1862–1918)

Preludes, Book II, “Feux d’artifice”

Claude Debussy(1862–1918)

L’isle joyeuse

Johann Sebastian Bach/Feruccio Busoni 

Chaconne in D Minor

SCHUBERT ROUND  
Franz Schubert(1797–1828)

Sonata in C Minor, D958
I. Molto moderato
II. Andante sostenuto
III. Scherzo: Allegro vivace con delicatezza
IV. Allegro ma non troppo - Presto

CHAMBER MUSIC ROUND  
Modest Mussorgsky(1839–1881)

“Pictures at an Exhibition”

Robert Schumann(1810–1856)

Die Dichterliebe, Op. 48

CONCERTO  
Peter Tchaikovsky(1840–1893)

Piano Concerto No. 1 in B-flat Major, Op. 23
I. Allegro non troppo e molto maestoso -
   Allegro con spirito
II. Andantino semplice - Prestissimo
III. Allegro con fuoco

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