Maria was born in Moscow in 2005, and in 2009 she moved with her parents to Germany. She started her piano lessons at the age of six and a half, and only six months later, Maria won her first competition.
Since then, she has won prizes at numerous international piano competitions for young pianists, including “National Bach Competition for Young Pianists” in Köthen, “Small Schumann Competition” in Zwickau, “1st Young Piano Stars” in Königs-Wusterhausen and International Piano Competition “Grotrian-Steinweg” in Braunschweig.
She was invited to her first solo piano recital at the age of ten. Since then she has given several recitals and concerts for piano with orchestras on various stages.
Maria is a student at the Musikgymnasium Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach, which is a Berlin-based school for young talented aspiring musicians located. She is also a young student at the Academy of Music Hanns Eisler Berlin where she studies with Prof. Eldar Nebolsin.
Her competition successes of the last two years include:
Maria has participated in various music festivals and masterclasses with distinguished professors, including Dmitry Bashkirov, Angela Hewitt, Tatiana Zelikman, Zhu Xiao-Mei, Graham Scott, Juan Lago, Milana Chernyavska, Markus Schirmer, Nikolai Demidenko, Igor Tchetuev and others.
If you are interested in working with Maria, please get in touch with the EMCY Office.