Alexander Bolotin was born in 2000 in St Petersburg. Currently studies at the Rimsky-Korsakov St Petersburg State Conservatory (class of Alexander Sandler).
Winner at the Nota bene! International Youth Competition of Classical Solo Performance (St Petersburg, 2016; also received a diploma for the best performance of a work from the era of Viennese classicism), the International Fryderyk Chopin Piano Competition for Children and Youth (Szafarnia, Poland, 2016), the competition of the International Academy of Music in Castelnuovo di Garfagnana (Italy, 2016) and the Moscow International Frédéric Chopin Competition for Young Pianists (2016).
Has taken part in masterclasses conducted by Dmitri Bashkirov, Efrem Briskin, Alexander Braginsky, Pavel Nersessian, Alexander Kobrin, Anthony Newman and Matteo Cameron. Has appeared at the Mariinsky International Piano Festival (St Petersburg), the David Oistrakh Festival (Sillamäe, Estonia) and the Summit Music Festival (New York).
Participant in programmes of the St Petersburg Music House since 2017.
Information for March 2020