Kiron Atom Tellian

All prize winners
EMCY Prize
1st Prize, 1st Composition Prize
Date of birth 2002/08/02
Promoted by EMCY, Muziekgebouw Eindhoven 2017, Discover music tour 2019

Kiron was born in 2002 in Vienna, Austria. He started studying piano when he was five years old. Since 2010 Kiron studies at the „MDW – University of Music and Performing Arts Vienna” currently in the class of Prof. Vladimir Kharin. Since 2009 he also studies composition.

Kiron won many prizes at national and international competitions for piano, chamber music and composition in Austria, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Russia, Slovakia and in the USA and played as host at many concerts in Austria and abroad.

Recently he won the First prize and EMCY Prize at the “Bundeswettbewerb prima la musica” in Linz (2016), the first Prize at the composers competition “Jugend komponiert” in Salzburg (2016), the first prize at the 11th Lagny-sur-Marne International Piano Competition (2017), the first prize and EMCY Prize at the 15th Peter Toperczer International Piano Competition Košice (2017), the first prizes in three Categories at the Fifth Rosalyn Tureck International Bach Competition (October 2017) in New York City, USA, the Grand Prize and special prices at the 3. Internationalen Feurich Competition (2018) and at the X. Savshinsky International Music Competition (2019) in Saint Petersburg, Russia.

You can find more about Kiron on his website and YouTube channel.

If you are interested in working with Kiron, please get in touch with the EMCY Office.



J.S. Bach – Goldberg-Variationen BWV 988
J.S. Bach – Italienisches Konzert BWV 971
J.S. Bach – Toccata in e-Moll BWV 914
J.S. Bach – Französische Suite Nr. 5 BWV 816
L. van Beethoven – Klaviersonate Nr. 21 (op. 53) „Waldstein“
F. Chopin – Ballade op. 47 Nr. 3
F. Chopin – Nocturne op. 48 Nr. 1 in c-Moll
J. Haydn – Sonate in C-Dur Hob. XVI:50 (1794)
N. Kapustin – Variations op. 41
N. Kapustin – Eight Concert Etudes op. 40, Nr. 3 Toccatina
F. Liszt – Études d’exécution transcendante S.139, Nr. 8 “Wilde Jagd”
F. Liszt – Grandes études de Paganini S.141, Nr. 6
F. Liszt – Hungarian Rhapsody No. 2, S.244/2
W. A. Mozart – Sonate KV 310
W. A. Mozart – 12 Variationen über das französische Lied “Ah, vous dirai-je, Maman”
S. Prokofjew – Klaviersonate Nr. 7 B-Dur, op. 83 (1939–42)
S. Rachmaninow – 6 Moments Musicaux, op. 16, Nr. 4
M. Ravel – Gaspard de la nuit, Trois poèmes pour piano d’après Aloysius Bertrand (1908)
M. Ravel – La valse, Poème chorégraphique pour orchestre (1920)
A. Skrjabin – Etüde op. 8 Nr. 12, dis-Moll
A. Skrjabin – Sonate Nr. 3 fis-Moll op. 23 (1897/98)

With Orchestra

L. van Beethoven – Konzert Nr. 1 in C-Dur für Klavier und Orchester
W. A. Mozart – Konzert für Klavier und Orchester KV414, Nr.12 in A-Dur
C. M.von Weber – Konzertstück in f-Moll für Klavier und Orchester, Op. 79, J. 282

Chamber Music

C. Franck – Sonate für Violine und Klavier A-Dur op. 120
K. A. Tellian – Wahnsee, for 2 violins and piano (2016)
K. A. Tellian – Klaviertrio I (2017)


Sonata in A major (4th movement) by César Franck
Escapades by John Williams