Olena Potarykina

All prize winners
First Prize
Nationality: Ukranian
Instrument: Bassoon
Date of birth 2003/10/21

Olena Potarykina is a young Ukrainian musician, student at Kharkiv specialized secondary music school. She has been playing the bassoon since she was 9 years old, in the class of Professor Honored Art Worker Garry Abadzhyan. She takes part in international and all Ukrainian festivals, such as “Music is our common home” and “Visiting Gogol”.

She has visited camps for musicians such “Luzerne Music Center” in the USA and she is also a laureate of many national and international competitions: International competition of musical art “Khortytsa” (second prize), International competition of musical art “Vin Venti”(third prize), International Competition of Musical Art “Kharkiv Assemblies”(first prize), chamber music competition “Сhamber Сolors” (the Grand Prix).

Olena played with orchestras such as the Slobozhansky Youth Academic Symphony Orchestra and the Ukrainian National Radio Orchestra. She also participate in concerts and various projects of her school.


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F. Devienne Bassoon, Sonata No. 3
E. Elgar, Romance for bassoon and orchestra
P. Hindemith, Bassoon sonata
J.N. Hummel, Bassoon concerto
J. Kozeluch, Bassoon concerto
L. Milde, Bassoon concerto No.2
W.A. Mozart, Bassoon concerto B flat major
G. Rossini, bassoon concerto
N. Rota, bassoon concerto
A. Tansman, bassoon sonatine
G. P. Telleman, bassoon sonata
A. Vivaldi, Bassoon concerto in A minor (RV 498)
A. Vivaldi, Bassoon concerto in D minor (RV 481)
A. Vivaldi, Bassoon concerto in E minor * (RV 484)
A. Vivaldi, Bassoon concerto in C Major
A. Vivaldi, Bassoon concerto in G minor
A. Vivaldi, Bassoon concerto in F Major
A. Vivaldi – Bassoon concerto in G major (RV 493)
J. Vogel, Bassoon concerto
C. M. Weber, Hungarian Andante and Rondo
C. M. Weber, Bassoon concerto

Chamber music

A. Albert, trio for harp, bassoon and piano
L. Beethoven, trio for flute, bassoon and piano
M. Brauer, Sextet for piano and winds
P. Hindemith, Woodwind quintet
G. Ligeti, 6 Bagatelles for winds
N. Paganini, etudes for bassoon and violin
F. Poulenc, Sextet for piano and winds
F. Poulenc, Trio for oboe, bassoon and piano


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