Roman Lopatynskyi


July 4, 2018


Second Prize: Hamamatsu International Piano competition, Second prize (Japan)
Third and Audience Prize: Ferruccio Busoni International Piano Competition (Italy)
First Prize: All-Ukrainian piano competition (Ukraine)
Second Prize: International Piano Competition “Citta Di Gorizia” (Italy)
First Prize: International Competition for Young Pianists in Memory of Vladimir Horowitz, Intermediate group (Ukraine)

Roman Lopatynskyi studied piano from the age of five at Kyiv Lysenko Secondary Specialized Music Boarding School, under Iryna Barynova and Larysa Raiko. He currently studies at two different academies: the Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky National Music Academy of Ukraine with Professor Sergey Riabov and the International Piano Academy Incontri col Maestro in Italy with Professor Boris Petrushansky.

He is the recipient of scholarships from the foundation Children’s Friends, Charitable Fund of Switzerland, Vlada Lytovchenko’s Charitable Fund and Leonid Kuchma’s Presidential Fund, Ukraine.

Roman has given concert tours and performed in festivals in Ukraine, Lithuania, Poland, Germany, Switzerland, Israel, Japan, Lichtenstein, Italy, Russia, France, Morocco, Japan and the USA. He has performed extensively with the National Philharmonic of Ukraine. He has also made radio broadcasts in the Ukraine and Germany with chamber music ensembles and as soloist with orchestra.


2016 Competition Repertoire

Round 1: 20-Minute Recital

  1. Allegro moderato
  2. Menuetto
  3. Finale. Presto
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky/Samuil Feinberg: Scherzo from ‘Symphony No.6’

Round 2: 30-Minute Recital

Elena Kats-Chernin: Page Turn (2000)
Johannes Brahms: Intermezzo in E♭ minor Op.118 No.6
  1. Danse Russe
  2. Chez Pétrouchka
  3. La semaine grasse

Round 1: 65-Minute Recital

  1. Allegro gusto
  2. Andante
  3. Allegro vivace
  1. March
  2. Shimmy
  3. Nachtstück
  4. Boston
  5. Ragtime

II. Maestoso in B♭ Major
X. Largo in G Major
from 13 Preludes Op.32
IV. Allegro con brio in E minor
XI. Allegretto in B Major
XII. Allegro in G# minor
XIII. Grave in D♭ Major

Round 2: Accompaniment/Chamber Music

  1. Allegro
  2. Adagio
  3. Un poco presto e con sentimento
  4. Presto agitato
  1. Molto moderato quasi lento – Allegro
  2. Lento con molto sentiment
  3. Allegro non troppo ma con fuoco

Round 1: 18th Century Concerto

  1. Allegro
  2. Larghetto
  3. Allegretto

Round 2: 19th or 20th Century Concerto

  1. Moderato
  2. Adagio sostenuto
  3. Allegro scherzando