Maria Narodytska

Maria Narodytska is a Ukrainian pianist and composer, who has received numerous praising assessments on her performance and original works. Her compositions have also been published in the newspapers and art magazines of international, national and local levels. 
 
She is the 1st prize laureate of the International Competition for Young Pianists “Le Muse” (Agropoly,  Italy); “Grand-prix” laureate of the Petar Konjovic International Competition for Young Musicians (Belgrade, Serbia); 1st prize laureate of the “School of the XXI century” International Piano Competition (Kiev, Ukraine); 1st prize laureate of the Evgen Stankovich International Competition for Instrumentalists (Kiev, Ukraine); owner of a silver medal at Manhattan International Music Competition, as well as a prize winner at more than 25 other international piano and composition competitions.
 
Born in Kiev, Ukraine, Maria had finished Tchaikovsky National Music Academy of Ukraine in 2011 as a pianist under the guidance of professor Natalia Tolpygo and in 2014 as a composer, guided by Iryna Aleksiychuk. Maria holds a degree of Master of Music Arts. Now she continues her studies in Hamburg High School of Music and Theater under the guidance of professor Ralf Nattkemper. Participating in numerous master courses, Maria has had a chance to take lessons from Daniel Pollack, Lily Dorfman, Andrzej Jasinski, Lev Natochenny, Grigory Gruzman, Mikhail Arkadev, Akiko Ebi.
 
Compositions by Maria Narodytska have been included into the fund of the Central National Library of the Academy of sciences of Ukraine. In 2019, an album with Maria Narodytska playing Brahms was released under the label OnClassical for further distribution by Naxos of America.