Competitions & Awards
2009: International Competition for Young Pianists named after V. Yu. Villuan (Russia), Grand Prix
2008: International Russian Rotary Children’s Music Competition, Third Prize
2005: International Competition for Young Pianists after A. Artobolevskaya (Russia), Third Prize
2004: International T. Nikolayeva Competition for Young Pianists (Russia), Third Prize
2004: Nutcracker International Television Contest for Young Musicians (Moscow), Diploma Winner
2003: International Competition for Young Pianists named after V. Yu. Villuan, First Prize
Russian pianist Dmitry Tyurin began playing piano at the age of 5. He has attended several prestigious schools in Russia including the Villuan Music School in Nizhny, and the Music College of Balakirev. In 2012 he emigrated to the United States.
Mr. Tyurin took the Grand-Prix at the V. Villuan competition in 2009, and has won awards at the “Nutcracker”, Nikolaeva, Artobolevskaya, and “Rotary” competitions.