"Take a chance. If you miss it, it will hurt only once." Jascha Heifetz
began his musical studies at the age of eight. At 14, he was accepted to the
Musical College of the Tchaikovsky Moscow State conservatory, in the class of
Professor Maria Keselman, from which he graduated in 2007 at the age of 20. Azer participated in master classes
and festivals in Dortmund in Germany, Britten-Pearce Orchestra in Great
Britain, and Volga Regional Young Symphony festival. Recipient
of the Ministry of Culture Russian Federation’s Stipend, Azer is a Laureate of
numerous national competitions. In 2007 Azer received a Diploma at the 14th
Andrea Postacchini International Violin Competition in Fermo, Italy, and a
special iPalpiti prize for participation in the iPalpiti Festival of
International Laureates in Los Angeles. In the fall 2010, Azer was accepted
into Bachelor of Music Program at Boyer College at Temple University in the
class of Professor Schmieder, where, subsequently he completed his Master's
degree in 2013, and currently pursues a Doctoral degree in Music Performance.
Last year, Azer formed the Philadelphia-based The Amaranth Piano Trio with
several performances in its debut season. He is a member of iPalpiti since 2009,
including East Coast residency and in concerts at the Kimmel Center and
Carnegie Hall, and Los Angeles festivals. In 2012, he performed at Weill
Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall as a winner the American Protégé International
Competition of Romantic Music.
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