Saturday, January 30, 2021
1900 Building, 1900 Shawnee Mission Parkway, Mission Woods, Kansas 66205
Stanislav Ioudenitch has garnered notable successes in music competitions including the gold medal at the XI Van Cliburn International Piano Competition in 2001. The Van Cliburn Competition launched a career that has taken Ioudenitch around the world for appearances with major orchestras in many of the world’s important musical venues.
Program to include Trois mouvements de Petrouchka or Three Movements from Petrushka, an arrangement for piano of music from the ballet Petrushka by Igor Stravinsky, and other works.
In addition to concert performances, Ioudenitch has held a lifelong passion for teaching. He is the founder of the International Center for Music at Park University (Kansas City) where he is Artistic Director and master teacher of piano. In addition, he is the director of the Young Artists Music Academy (Kansas City) and vice-president of the Piano Academy at Lake Como, Italy. Since 2017 he is also associate professor of piano at Oberlin Conservatory. Ioudenitch is continually invited to teach master-classes around the world.
Among his former and current students and master class participants are winners of major international competitions and artists with outstanding careers, such as Behzod Abduraimov, Kenneth Broberg, Andrey Gugnin, Benjamin Moser and Severin von Eckardstein.
Born in Tashkent, Uzbekistan, Ioudenitch studied at the Uspensky School of Music in Tashkent, the Escuela Superior de Música Reina Sofía in Madrid, the International Piano Foundation Theo Lieven (Lake Como, Italy), the Cleveland Institute of Music and the UMKC Conservatory of Music.