Solo live performance violinist Elvin Hoxha Ganiyev mentioned that he takes immense satisfaction in representing Türkiye and Azerbaijan globally.
Born within the Turkish capital Ankara in 1997 to an Albanian father and Azerbaijani mom, Ganiyev accomplished his major and secondary schooling in Türkiye.
The violinist, whose mom was a pianist and father a cellist, began studying violin on the age of 5. On the age of 8, Ganiyev carried out at his first live performance with orchestra beneath the management of his late grandfather Server Ganiyev, concertmaster of the Bilkent Symphony Orchestra and Individuals’s Artist of Azerbaijan.
He accomplished his undergraduate schooling in Spain and continues his grasp’s diploma in Hannover, Germany.
Ganiyev has achieved completely different honors in worldwide competitions and just lately got here in second within the remaining spherical of the Karol Szymanowski Worldwide Music Competitors in Poland together with his interpretation of Szymanowski’s 1st Violin Concerto accompanied by the orchestra.
Ganiyev will obtain his award on the gala live performance to be carried out by Marin Alsop in Poland on Sept. 23.
Talking to Anadolu Company (AA) concerning the competitors, Ganiyev mentioned that such competitions are vital by way of growing the popularity of artists and being evaluated by outstanding jury members.
Noting that he despatched a video recording for pre-qualification on the finish of final 12 months and that the competitors concluded three days in the past, Ganiyev mentioned that 30 artists took half within the final three rounds of the competitors, the place 1000’s of purposes have been made.
After a protracted interval of preparation, Ganiyev mentioned that when he reached the semifinals, he felt that he would go additional however was nonetheless nervous, including that he was very excited when he realized about making it to the ultimate.
“I used to be about to cry with pleasure when the outcomes have been introduced,” Ganiyev mentioned, recalling the moments when he was ready for the jury’s resolution after his efficiency within the remaining spherical.
“I used to be very comfortable that I used to be in a position to put together for a contest at this stage for which I had been working for years, and that it actually paid off,” he mentioned.
“This can push me to greater stage live shows and festivals all over the world, and open (new) doorways for me.”
Ganiyev mentioned that along with being a musician, he want to train at conservatories in Türkiye and overseas.