(Vladimir Horowitz Edition)

29th of April to 2nd of May, 2023

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Victoria Fernandez Samodaeva, Asistant

Victoria Fernandez Samodaeva, Asistant

Cuban father and Russian mother, a mixture that throughout his life influenced his training as a professional musician. He began his studies in Havana, Cuba, at the National School of Music, under the tutelage of his mother, the pianist Irina Samodaeva and the great teacher Ofelia Montalvan. Later in 1988 he won the contest to study at the Academy of Music, for talented children “I. Stoliarsky ”, in Odessa, Ukraine, where she works with Professor T. Fomina and later moved to Volgograd, Russia to study and finish her baccalaureate in the same area, at the prestigious“ A. Serebryakov ”with Professor Galina Giliova. His higher level studies were carried out at the renowned Conservatory of Music, in the city of Odessa, Ukraine, under the tutelage of internationally renowned professors: L. Ginzburg, L. Samodaeva and A. Zelinsky. She graduated with honors as a pianist (soloist, chamber music, accompaniment) and teacher.

Laureate of several competitions, such as the Amadeo Roldan competition, in Havana Cuba, in the Beethoven Competition in Volgograd, Russia, she has participated as an accompanying pianist in competitions for stringed instruments, such as the famous "Carlos Prieto ”, In Morelia, Mexico.

As a solo pianist he has given numerous recitals and concerts in Cuba, Russia, Ukraine, Mexico, Belgium.

For 8 years she was artistic director at the "Odessa" Music School in Mexico, where apart from her academic work, she was part as organizer of the Tabasco Children's-Youth Piano Festival Competition and the "Villahermosa" International Online Piano Competition. She was a cultural coordinator in state government institutions: PEMEX, UJAT, Universidad del Valle, etc.

In Spain, she works as a professional pianist, piano teacher, organizer of musical events, manager, and collaborates with various educational entities. In five years, he has designed and promoted a hundred projects such as Creixell Classic, Creixell Classic Kids, scheduled more than one hundred bilingual interviews “Victoria's Talks” and is currently working on the organization of Musical Pedagogical Improvement courses for Latin America.

Awarded with the Tarragona Regional Council Award for her artistic work

International Piano Competition "City of Vigo"

The Galician Classical Music Association (AMCG) organizes the I International Piano Competition "City of Vigo".

Take place in:

Rúa de Manuel Olivié, 23, 36203 Vigo, Pontevedra

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