CMIM Grants for Unranked Finalists
Born in Tashkent, Uzbekistan, Ruslan Talas currently studies at the University of Music Lausanne in the class of Janine Jansen. For many years, he also studied with Professor Irina Bochkova and with Vladimir Reider.at the Moscow Conservatory.
He is the winner of the VIII International Tchaikovsky Youth Competition; the Vietnam International Violin Competition; the first WorldVision Music Contest at the Vienna Konzerthaus; and the Premio Rodolfo Lipizer violin competition in 2022. Ruslan Talas has performed as solist with numerous orchestras and in concert halls in Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Mexico, Germany, Austria, Switzerland, France, Italy, Romania, the Czech Republic, Israel, China, Vietnam, and Malaysia.
Ruslan attended master classes with Ivry Gitlis, Shmuel Ashkenasi, Viktor Tretiakov, Victor Danchenko, Pavel Vernikov, Boris Kuschnir, Kirill Troussov, Chaim Taub, Boris Brovtsyn, Alena Baeva, as well as the State Borodin Quartet, Kopelman Quartet and Quartetto di Cremona, as a member of the Tchaikovsky Youth Quartet.
- Janine Jansen, 2021 to 2023
- Graf Mourja, 2020-2022
- Vladimir Reider, 2017 to 2021
- Irina Bochkova, 2010 to 2020
- 1st Prize, “WorldVision” Contest Vienna, KonzertHaus, 2022
- 1st Prize, International Violin Competition “Premio Rodolfo Lipizer”, 2022
- Grand-Prix, Vietnam International Violin and Chamber music Competition, 2019
- 2nd Prize, Laureate, Postaccini International Competition in Fermo, 2018
- Winner, VIII International Tchaikovsky Youth Competition, 2014
JOHANN SEBASTIAN BACH Violin Sonata No. 2 in A minor, BWV 1003
SERGEI PROKOFIEV Five Melodies for Violin and Piano, Op. 35
II. Lento, ma non troppo
III. Animato, ma non allegro
IV. Andantino, un poco scherzando
V. Andante non troppo
PABLO DE SARASATE Caprice Basque, Op. 24
JOHANNES BRAHMS Violin Sonata No. 3, Op. 108
III. Un poco presto e con sentimento
IV. Presto agitato
LUNA PEARL WOOLF L’Inconnu.e bouleversant.e
ERNEST CHAUSSON Poème, Op. 25
JEAN SIBELIUS 6 pieces for Violin and Piano, Op. 79
MAURICE RAVEL Rhapsody for Violin and Piano, M. 76: Tzigane
NICCOLÒ PAGANINI Violin Concerto No. 1, Op. 6
I. Allegro maestoso
II. Adagio espressivo
III. Rondo. Allegro spiritoso
Pianist: Jinhee Park
Ruslan Talas is generously sponsored by Nicole Brodeur.