Sofiya Viland (Flute)

Age 23 - Russia



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She studied at the Special Music School of the Rimsky-Korsakov St. Petersburg State Conservatory. In 2013 entered the Conservatory (class of Valentin Cherenkov). In 2013–2015 she also studied at the Musik-Akademie Basel (class of Felix Renggli). Has taken part in summer academies run by Felix Renggli, Andreas Blau, Stefán Höskuldsson, Andrea Lieberknecht, Kersten McCall, Visens Prats, François Laurent, and William Bennett.

Diploma winner of the Rotary Competition in Moscow (2011). She also received the Grand Prix of the XXI Century Art Competition in Kiev (2012).

As a soloist and in chamber ensemble she performed on Flute Virtuosi festival (St Petersburg, 2016) and Kissinger Sommer Festival (Germany, 2017).

Since 2013 she has been a Principal Flute of the Mariinsky Orchestra.

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