Russian-born concert pianist Sergey Belyavsky has won acclaim for his extraordinary technical abilities, mature musicality and incredibly high professionalism.
Born in Moscow in 1993 into a family of musicians Sergey started playing piano at 5 and since then has dedicated his life to music. At the age of 10 he had his life debut solo recital and at the age of 11 – his first debut with the symphony orchestra. Since that his concert performances have spanned the globe. By age 25 Sergey has toured and performed in 28 different countries all over the world in most famous venues and halls including Carnegie Hall in NYC, Konzerthaus Berlin, Alte Oper Frankfurt, "Palau de la musica" in Barcelona, BOZAR hall in Brussels, Salle Gaveau in Paris, Keimyung Arts Center (S.Korea) etc.
Belyavsky is highly rated by many musical critics and reviewers for his “world-famous technical brilliance”, “unique interpretation”. “He sparkles like a slightly canted crystal chandelier in a turn of the century ballroom”.
Since 2005, Sergey became a multiple prize winner of more than 30 competitions and festivals including:
2 Prize, Audience Prize, Students' Prize, Rose-Marie Huguenin Prize and Paderewski Prize at
76th Concours de Genève, Geneva, Switzerland (2022)
1 Prize at Artciál International Piano Competition San Francisco CA, USA (2022)
3 Prize at International Competition "VALSESIA MUSICA" , Varallo, Italy (2021)
1 prize at International Piano Competition “Juries in competition” Salzburg, Austria (2019)
3 Prize and Bronze Medal at Gina Bachauer International Artists Competition, Salt Lake City.USA (2018)
2 Prize with no first awarded of Asia-Pacific International Fryderyk Chopin Piano Competition, Daegu, South Korea,
winner of two special prizes for best Polonaise and Sonata performances (2018)
2 & Audience Prizes at Ferenc Liszt International Piano Competition, Budapest, Hungary (2016)
Grand Prize and overall winner in “eMuse” Online Music Competition , Athens, Greece (2015)
2 & Audience Prizes at Maria Canals International Piano Competition, Barcelona, Spain (2014)
In March 2022 Sergey has participated in a very special event Ukraine Peace Benefit Concert, held in St. Paulus Church in Frankfurt am Main, organised by City of Frankfurt am Main and the International Piano Forum Frankfurt, condemning the Russian aggression in Ukraine.
Here's the livestream recording: youtu.be/3cALUag1R6o
Sergey has released three solo CDs, most recently of Chopin’s 24 Etudes.
Sergey graduated from the finest Russian Central Music School (CMS), and following the CMS he graduated with honors from the famed Moscow State “Tchaikovsky” Conservatory, while being in class of Prof. Elisso Virsaladze in 2016.
For a year in 2016/17 Sergey traveled to Tel Aviv to study with Prof. Arie Vardi.
In the year 2021 Sergey graduated from the Kalaidos Music School Switzerland, having the Master's Degree, while honing the mastery of his art with Prof. Lev Natochenny.
Currently Sergey is studying at the Park University in Kansas City Missouri with Golden Prize Winner of the 11th Van Cliburn International Piano Competition Prof. Stanislav Ioudenitch.