Genkin Anton


Anton Genkin (piano) received his musical education in Ukraine. He is the laureate of the 4th International Festival of Slavic Piano Music (Melitopol, Ukraine, 2003); Grand Prix of the I International Children Piano Competition «STEINWAY JUNIOR» (Kharkiv, Ukraine, 2004); 1st Prize of the International Competition of Academic Art «VIVAT, MUSICA» (Nova Kakhovka, Ukraine, 2004); 2nd Prize of the 6th International Competition of Young Pianists in memory of Vladimir Horowitz "Horowitz - Debut" (Kiev, Ukraine, 2004); 1st Prize of the International Piano Competition GROTRIAN-STEINWEG (Braunschweig, Germany, 2007); 5th Prize of S. Rachmaninoff International Piano Competition (Darmstadt, Germany, 2008).

Participant of international festivals "S. Rachmaninoff and Ukrainian Culture" (Kharkiv, 2004, 2005), he tours in Russia, Ukraine, Germany and Sweden.

He is a scholarship holder of the Charity Foundation "Promoting High Art" (2004).

He was awarded by the President of Ukraine V. Yushchenko as "Talented Child of the Year" (2008).

In 2010 he was touring around Germany.

Phenomenal musicality.