Pavel Milyukov was born in Perm in 1984. At the age of four, started taking music lessons with Tatyana Shevtsova. Graduated from the Tchaikovsky Moscow State Conservatory (class of Vladimir Ivanov). In 2012 he obtained a postgraduate degree at the Moscow Conservatory. Continued his studies at the Universität für Musik und Darstellende Kunst Wien (class of Boris Kuschnir). He has twice received a grant from the St Petersburg Music House and Bank Rossiya.
Prize-winner at international competitions in Kloster Schöntal (Germany, 2003; 2nd prize), Astana (2008; Grand Prix), Seoul (2012; 2nd prize), the International Robert Canetti Competition (2005; 1st prize), the Vibrarte International Competition in Paris (2008; 1st prize), the Niccolò Paganini Competition in Moscow (2007; 2nd prize), the David Oistrakh Competition in Moscow (2008; 2nd prize) and the Aram Khachaturian Competition in Yerevan (2012; 1st prize). In 2015 won the 3rd prize at the XV International Tchaikovsky Competition.
Gives masterclasses in Russia and Brazil. Tours across Austria, Belgium, Brazil, China, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Italy, Portugal, South and North Korea, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland.
Has worked with such conductors as Valery Gergiev, Vladimir Spivakov, Mikhail Pletnev, Vladimir Fedoseyev, James Conlon, Vasily Petrenko, Yuri Simonov, Pavel Kogan, Alexander Sladkovsky, Robert Canetti, Maria Eklund and Kristjan Järvi among others. Has performed with the Tchaikovsky Symphony Orchestra, the Mariinsky Orchestra, the Moscow State Symphony Orchestra, the Moscow Philharmonic Orchestra, the Swedish Wind Ensemble and the Baltic Youth Orchestra.
Since 2007 he has been a soloist with the St Petersburg Music House. Since 2012 he has been a soloist with the Moscow Philharmonic.
Assistant Professor at the Violin Division at the Moscow Conservatory.
In 2016 he was awarded the Order of Friendship.
He plays a violin crafted by Pietro Guarneri and provided by the Swiss Neva Foundation.
Information for July 2020