Anna Savkina

21 years, Russia

Anna Savkina received her degree at Gnessin Music Academy (class of Prof. Alexander Vinnitsky, People’s Artist of Russia). Currently she is a junior student at Moscow Conservatory (class of Prof. Vladimir Ivanov, People’s Artist of Russia).

Anna won the 5th International Louis Spohr Competition for Young Violinists in Weimar (2007), Moscow International David Oistrakh Violin Competition (2008), 5th International Violin Competition in Astana (Grand Prix, 2014), 4th Prize and Audience Award in 5th Sendai International Music Competition in Japan.

She was a contestant in Vladimir Spivakov’s Moscow Meets Friends International Competition and Festival International de Colmar, Denis Matsuev’s Crescendo and Stars on Baikal festivals, Alexander Rudin’s Dedication Chamber Music Festival, Yuri Bashmet Winter Music Arts Festival and Queen Violin International Festival in Moldova. She performed with National Philharmonic Orchestra, Tchaikovsky Symphony Orchestra, Musica Viva Chamber Orchestra, Moscow Virtuosi, National Symphony Orchestra of Ukraine with Vladimir Sirenko, Youth Symphony Orchestra of Russia named after Leonid Nikolaev with Vasily Valitov and Sendai Philharmonic Orchestra (Japan) with Pascal Verrot.


I round 
Bach — Sarabande from Partita for Violin Solo No. 2 in D minor, BWV 1004
Paganini — Caprice, Op.1, No 23
Mozart — Concerto for Violin and Orchestra No. 5 in A major, K.219, mov. I

II round
Beethoven — Sonata for Piano and Violin in E-flat major, Op. 12, No. 3
Ravel — Tzigane
Bartok — Sonata for Solo Violin Sz.117: Tempo di ciaccona.

III round
Shostakovich — Concerto for Violin and Orchestra No. 1 in A minor, Op. 77