Nino Gurevich



The Georgian born pianist Nino Gurevich has established herself as a prestigious soloist and highly regarded chamber musician through numerous international concerts. As her debut at the age of 9 she performed Mozart piano concerto in A major (K. 488) with the Georgian Simphony Orchestra. She gave a number of performances at the “International Telavi Music Festival” (Georgia), at the “International Oleg Kagan Festival” in Kreuth (Germany), at the international “Ruhr Piano Festival” in Dortmund (Germany), at the “Piano Summer Festival” in Vranje (Serbia), at the Chopin Festival “Šopenijada” in Belgrade (Serbia) and at many other festivals. She worked with many orchestras and distinguished conductors. Among them was the performance with the Novosibirsk Philharmonic Orchestra under the button of Arnold Katz. Nino has made multiple recordings for Georgian Radio and Television.

Nino Gurevich has gained numerous awards and prizes for her extraordinary skills. Already as a young girl, she participated in international and national competitions. She became a laureate at the Georgian national Piano Competition as well as at the First Tbilisi International Piano Competition and won the Special Prize by the German Embassy. For her outstanding performances she was awarded a scholarship of the international “New Names” programme for exeptionally gifted young musicians and a scholarship of the International Vladimir Spivakov Foundation.

Nino Gurevich was successful at numerous international competitions including the International Balys Dvarionas Competition in Vilnius (Lithuania), the first International Chopin Piano Competition for young pianists in Moscow (Russia), the International Chopin Piano Competition in Warsaw (Poland), the Robert Schumann Competition in Zwickau (Germany), the Clara Schumann Competition in Düsseldorf (Germany), the Franz Schubert Competition in Dortmund (Germany) the Ferruccio Busoni Competition in Bolzano (Italy). Presently she is a regular jury member at national and international competitions.

At the age of six, Nino was accepted at the “Z. Paliashvili” Central Music School for especially gifted children and began her studies with Professor Edisher Russishvili, with whom she stayed throughout her time at the school and later at the Tbilissi State Conservatory. After graduating with honours Nino Gurevich went to Munich, Germany, to complete her pianistic education at the Munich’s “Hochschule für Musik und Theater” under the guidance of professor Elisso Wirssaladze. She was the winner of the “Musikhochschule München” Concerto Competition and graduated with special honours. Afterwards also with special honours Nino completed Meisterklasse für Liedgestalltung with professor Helmut Deutsch.

Nino Gurevich enjoys regular concert activity as a soloist as well as a chamber musician throughout Europe And Asia.