Valentin Malinin

All prize winners
EMCY Prize
Nationality: Russian
Instrument: Piano
Date of birth 2001/03/25

Valentin Malinin was born in 2001 in Nizhniy Novgorod, Russian Federation. Currently, he is a pupil of the Central Music School at the Moscow State Conservatory P. I. Tchaikovsky, in the 9th grade, under the guidance of Professors N. B. Bogdanova.

He is the winner of many national and international competitions and performed concerts accompanied by chamber and symphony orchestras. In June 2017, Valentin won the EMCY prize at the International Competition for Young Pianists ‘A Step Towards Mastery’.

The young musician participated in different cultural and educational projects, including the Russian Educational Center “Sirius” with the support of the Russian President.

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



J. S. Bach, Partita No.5 in G Major B.W.V.829
J. S. Bach, Prelude and Fugue WTC 1 No.23 in B Major B.W.V.868
J. S. Bach and S. Rachmaninov, Suite from Violin Partita No.3 in E Major 2.Gavotte
L. Van Beethoven, Sonata No.24 in F sharp Major (Op.78)
J. Brahms, Variations on a theme by Paganini (Op.35, book 1)
G. Catoire, Five Pieces for Piano (Op.10)
A. Ginastera, 3 Argentinian Dances (Op.2)
M. A. Hamelin, Etude No.9 in F minor After Rossini (“Tarantella”)
J. Haydn, Sonata in G Major (part 1) Hob. XVI/39
F. Liszt, Grand Etude de Paganini in A minor No.6
F. Liszt, Hungarian Rhapsody No.6 in D flat Major
F. Liszt, Years of pilgrimage, Italy: Petrarch sonnet No.104 in E Major
V. Malinin, Kankan and Fugue on one theme
V. Malinin, Pianissimo for piano solo
V. Malinin, Preludium and expromtum
V. Malinin, Toccata in G Major
W. A. Mozart, Sonata No.12 in F Major K.332
W. A. Mozart, Sonata No.17 in B flat Major K.570 (part 1)
W. A. Mozart, Sonata No.18 in D Major K.576 (part 1)
S. Prokofiev, Sarcasms (Op.17)
S. Rachmaninov, Etude-tableau in F sharp minor (Op.39, No.3)
S. Rachmaninov, Preludes in B flat Major (Op.23, No.2) and in B minor (Op.32, No.10)
N. Rimsky, Korsakov and G. Cziffra, “Flight of the Bumblebee”
A. Scriabin, Piano Sonata No.3 in F sharp minor
R. Schumann, Romance in F sharp Major (Op.28, No.2)

Chamber music

C. Franck, Sonata for violin and piano in A Major
W. A. Mozart, Piano Quartet No. 1 in G minor, K.478 (part 1)
R. Schumann, Three Fantasy Pieces for Clarinet and Piano (Op.73)
C. M. Von Weber, Trio for flute, cello and piano in G minor (Op.63)

With orchestra

J. S. Bach, Concerto for Harpsichord, String orchestra and Basso continuo No.5 in F minor part 1 B.W.V.1056
E. Grieg, Piano Concerto in A minor, part 3
F. Lizst, Piano Concerto No.1 in E flat Major
S. Prokofiev, Piano Concerto No.1 in D flat Major
S. Rachmaninov, Rhapsody on a theme of Paganini


21.04.2018 Valentin Malinin at the Great hall of Tchaikovsky Moscow State Conservatory
03.05.2018 Valentin Malinin Final of II-nd Grand Piano Competition for Young Pianists
18.02.2018 Valentin Malinin at the Moscow International Performing Arts Center

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