Daniel Kharitonov (piano, Russia)
Voronezh Academic Symphony Orchestra
Conductor – Igor Verbitsky
Rachmaninoff. Piano Concerto No. 2 in C minor, op. 18
Igor Stravinsky. Suite from the ballet "The Firebird"
Daniel Kharitonov is one of the most promising young pianists in Russia. He showed early aptitude for music. At the age of 5, he was admitted to the Novosibirsk Special Music School (college), and a year later he entered the Central Music School at the Moscow Conservatory. Since 2016, Daniel Kharitonov had studied at the Royal College of Music in London, where he received a bachelor's degree and completed his postgraduate studies.
16-year-old Daniel Kharitonov received the 3rd prize and a bronze medal after the performance at the XV International Tchaikovsky Competition in 2015, which also brought him recognition and love of fans from all over the world. The pianist performs with the best musicians and collectives from all over the world. His concerts have been held in the main halls of Moscow and many cities of Russia. Daniel Kharitonov has been on tour in more than 40 countries of the near and far abroad. In 2013, the pianist successfully performed at the famous Carnegie Hall in New York, receiving high praise from American critics.