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           Alexander
                  Seredenko

UPDATE: Seredenko performs as part of Classic Spotlight with Edwin Outwater and the 
Toronto Symphony Orchestra. Visit Here for more details and ticket information.




























 

Pianist Alexander Seredenko is emerging as a leading voice in the next generation of Canadian young artists. His electrifying yet deeply expressive performances have in recent years been thrilling audiences in Canada, Europe, and Asia.

Recital highlights of recent seasons include a concerts at Parry Sound's Festival of the Sound as well as Music Niagara. Alex has also performed as part of the Young Artist Series of Canada’s National Arts Centre, several solo performances at The Canadian Opera Company’s Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre, and recitals at Music At Sharon and the Barrie Fall Colours Festival. In addition Alexander had the honour of performing for Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper at The Royal Conservatory, and for world leaders such as President Barack Obama at the 2010 G-10 Conference in Toronto.

Mr. Seredenko has won numerous top prizes in national and international piano music competitions. He was the first Canadian to receive the First Prize at the Hamamatsu International Piano Academy Competition in Japan, and previous to that had won Grand Prizes for Solo and Concerto Performances at the World Piano Competition in Cincinnati and Second Prize and Special Award for Solo Performance at the Corpus Christi International Piano and Strings Competition

After competing in and securing the TSO competition, Alex joined Peter Oundjian and the TSO for an evening of Tchaikovsky. Later that year as an exchange between the Royal Conservatory and the Liszt Academy he embarked on a 3 concert tour in Hungary, including a concert with the Budapest Strings as part of the Budapest Spring Festival.

Mr. Seredenko is currently pursuing his studies at The Royal Conservatory’s Glenn Gould School under the tutelage of Dean James Anagnoson, and he is a recipient of the prestigious Ihnatowycz Piano Prize. He has also had the opportunity to perform in numerous master classes for such distinguished artists as Leon Fleisher, John O’Conor, John Perry, Oksana Yablonskaya, Sergei Babayan, Sergei Dorensky and Jon Kimura Parker.


-Biography by Liz Parker

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