International Stasys Vainiūnas Competition for pianists

International Stasys Vainiūnas Competition for pianists

Diana Kislovskaja, Lithuania

Participant data

Name of the educational insititution Zürcher Hochschule der Künste( ZHdK), Zürich
Teacher Karl- Andreas Kolly

In 2017 Diana Kislovskaja (1994) graduated from Lithuanian Academy of Music and Theatre, the class of associate professor Daumantas Kirilauskas. She is continuing her master studies at the Zurich University of the Arts where she studies with the professor Karl-Andreas Kolly. Diana has participated in masterclasses led by Jean-Marc Luisada, Phillipe Giusano, Fali Pavri, Konrad Maria Engel, Konstantinos Papadakis, Mati Mikalai, Mūza Rubackytė, Andrius Žlabys, Igor Cognolato, and Gintaras Januševičius. In 2012 and 2017 the pianist became a laureate at the International Competition "Music without Limits". She was also awarded with the first prize at the National Competition for Pupils and Students Concertmasters in 2017.

I round program

  1. Johann Sebastian Bach | Partita No. 2 · C minor · BWV 826
  2. Alban Berg | Piano Sonata · op. 1
  3. Stasys Vainiūnas | "Fields Of Home" · Blooming Lily Of The Valley · op. 31

II round program

  1. Stasys Vainiūnas | "Eight Moods" Dalys: 4 · op. 43
    • No. 7
    • No. 8
    • No. 1
    • No. 6
  2. Maurice Ravel | "Pavane pour une infante defunte"
  3. Claude Debussy | "Masques" · L. 105
  4. Frederic Chopin | Scherzo No.1 · B minor · op. 30

III round program

  1. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart | Piano Concerto No. 23 · A major · KV 488