2016 Sydney International Piano Competition winner Andrey Gugnin is performing at the Forbes Town Hall today, Friday, July 21.
Andrey’s discography includes piano concertos by Shostakovich together with the State Academic Chamber Orchestra of Russia (Delos International, 2007) and music for piano duo “iDuo” (together with Vadim Kholodenko, Delos International, 2010). He has recorded for TV and radio in Russia, The Netherlands, Croatia, Austria, Switzerland and the USA.
As well as winning the overall 2016 International Piano Competition, he was also the winner of the Eileen Joyce Best Overall Concerto Prize, the Miriam Hyde Best 19th or 20th Century Concerto Prize, the Hephzibah Menuhin Best Violin and Piano Sonata Prize and the Roger Smalley Best Preliminaries Round 1 Recital Prize.
He tours as a recitalist, a chamber music partner and a soloist having performing in more than 20 countries and at venues including Carnegie Hall in New York, and the Great Hall of the Moscow State Conservatory.