Petri Makkonen (Kuopio, Finland)

Kuopio Concervatoire   PETRI MAKKONEN was born in 1967 in Iisalmi, central Finland. He started to play folk music with piano accordion in the age of eight. Six years later he began to get regular classical button accordion lessons from Heidi…

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Vladimir Grachev (Saratov, Russia)

Saratov Sobinov State Academy   GRACHEV VLADIMIR was born on December 25, 1959 in the village of Zelenogorsk Belogorskyy region Crimea region (now the Autonomous Republic of Crimea, Ukraine). Teacher, performer. Professor of the Saratov Sobinov State Conservatory, Honored Artist…

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Nguyen Tai Hung (Hanoi, Vietnam)

Vietnam National Academy of Music   NGUYEN TAI HUNG, PhD in Musicology, Head of Accordion Department for The Vietnam National Academy of Music. In 1982 he graduated the Elementary Music School of The Vietnam National Academy of Music – VNAM…

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Sergey Tumarkin (Minsk, Belarus)

Republic Music College   SERGEY TUMARKIN is a soloist-accompanist of the oboe group at the orchestra of the Belarusian State Academic Musical Theater. He is also a teacher at the Republic Music College at the Belarusian State Academy of Music…

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Antonello Timpani (Rome, Italy)

Conservatorio di Musica “Licinio Refice”   TIMPANI ANTONELLO was born in Rome in 1966, he graduated in Clarinet at the Conservatory “L. Refice “of Frosinone. He furthered his studies at the Accademia Pescarese and at the Musical Campus of Latina,…

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Sergey Malykhin (Nizhny Novgorod, Russia)

State Music Academy   Профессор Нижегородской государственной консерватории (академии) им.М.И. Глинки. Родился 23 апреля 1963 года в г. Кировск Ворошиловградской обл. Украина. В 1978 г. – закончил музыкальную школу по классу балалайки (преп. Ходанович А.С.) 1978 г. – 1982 г.-…

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Alberto Bertino (Kassel, Germany)

Musikakademie der Stadt Kassel „Louis Spohr“   Has graduated with distinction from Conservatorio Statale di Musica Antonio Vivaldi in Alessandria (Italy) in piano class – it gave him a Ghislieri prize for the best diploma of the year and a…

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Inna Gunina (Moscow, Russia)

The Russian Gnesins Academy of Music   In 1991 Inna Gunina graduated from the N. Rimsky-Korsakov Leningrad state Conservatory, where she studied the domra with Prof. Alexander Makarov. In 1998 she completed her postgraduate study at the Gnesins Russian Academy…

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Baskina Elena (Novosibirsk, Russia)

Novosibirsk State Conservatory   ELENA BASKINA, born in 1966 graduated in 1990 orchestral Department (violin), the Novosibirsk Conservatoire in 1996-an assistant internship at the Department of stringed instruments. Has the honorary title “Honored Artist of Russia” for the great achievements in the field isskusstva. Working in academic symphonic orchestra of the Novosibirsk Philharmonic, the Special Music School College and…

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Tatyana Gracheva (Saratov, Russia)

Saratov Sobinov State Academy ТАТЬЯНА ВЛАДИСЛАВОВНА ГРАЧЕВА родилась в Саратове (Россия). Она является преподавателем по классу домры кафедры народных инструментов Саратовской государственной консерватории имени Л.В. Собинова. Т. Грачёва – лауреат международных конкурсов в Болгарии (Албена, Добрич, 2004, 2008 год), в США…

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