Boris Matveev 237 w 135 st, Manhattan NY, 10030

Styles:Classical, Kids, World, Other
Levels:Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
Experience:4 years
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Personal Statement


Play the recorders in Galliarda ensemble (, which is a unique youth group performing West European Renaissance and Baroque music. The group is participant and laureate of numerous all-Russian and international festivals and competitions including:

Russian musicians’ school for 21 century, Moscow, 1999
Llangollen International Musical Eisteddfod, North Wales, 2000
Euroorchestra, Poland, 2001
A.Sacharov International Art Festival, Nizhny Novgorod, 2002
Innsbrucker Festwohen, Austria, 2002
IX International Festival of Medieval Music and Theatre in Elche, Spain, 2004
III International Festival of early music in Moscow, 2005

In 2001 the group took the lead in initiative and organization of The First International Early Music Festival High Renaissance in Nizhny Novgorod.

Took part at important events, such as:
Queen Beatrix’ visit to Russia, Celebration of Rostropovich’ 75th Birthday, a state reception at the residence of ambassador of Austria in Russia etc.

Honors and Certificates

Laureate of International Competition ”New Names” as a soloist, October 2002
Participant in J.B.Lully-Molier “L’Amour Medecin” play, February 2003
Participant in the first ”Dvoryanskie Seasons” Festival at Golicin’s Mantion altogether with ”Moscow Virtuosos” orchestra, August 2003
Masterclass with Michel Sanvoisin, Autumn 2003
Scholarship holder of International Competition ”New Names” as a soloist, 2004-2005
Participant in Moscow Festival of Arts after the name of Saharov, 2004
Solo program in two parts at Elx (Spain) Festival, October 2004
Participant in ”Guillaume de Mauchaut” festival in” Five Centuries of French Music”, November 2004
Grand prix for solo program at the third open Festival of Early Music in Moscow, 2005
Grand prix at International Festival of Arts ”Metamorphosis of Castles”, Czhech Republic, 2006
The winner of musical project ”Youth assembly”, the prize-played with ”Solists of Nizhny Novgorod” Orchestra, 2006

All Diplomas,Certificates and records are available upon request.

Fluent in written and spoken English, Russian.

Boris Matveev