Richter International Piano Competition
Victoria Postnikova

Victoria Postnikova

Viktoria Postnikova entered the Moscow Central Music School at the age of six, studied with E. B. Musaelian and made her public debut at the age of seven. At the Moscow Conservatory she joined the class of Jakob Flier. While still a student, she won prizes at the Warsaw, Lisbon, Leeds and Tchaikovsky competitions.
Ms. Postnikova has performed with many conductors, including A. Boult, K. Masur, Sir C. Davis and her husband G. Rozhdestvensky. Amongst others, she has worked with the Berlin Philharmonic, Royal Concertgebouw, Santa Cecilia Rome, BBC Scottish Symphony, Orchestra of Teatro San Carlo Naples, the London orchestras, New York Philharmonic, Boston Symphony, Chicago Symphony and the Cleveland and Philadelphia orchestras. In addition to numerous tours to Europe and Japan, she has appeared with the Vienna Symphony Orchestra in South America and with the BBC Symphony Orchestra in Australia and the Far East. Her recordings include the three Tchaikovsky concerti for Decca, the Busoni piano concerto as well as the complete piano music of Tchaikovsky, Janacek and Glinka for Erato, violin sonatas by R. Strauss and Busoni for Chandos and the complete piano concerti by Brahms, Chopin and Prokofiev among many other recordings for Melodia.
She is also an accomplished chamber musician, having given concerts in the CIS and France with Y. Menuhin featuring the complete Brahms violin and piano sonatas along with sonatas by Mozart, Beethoven and Bartok.

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