ADDRESS86th Street, New York, NY, USA
ADDRESS DETAILSHear Denis Savelyev plays the flute on the 86th st. station of the Q train at 7pm
TIMEFriday, March 23, 2018
7:00 PM - 7:45 PM
First-prize winner of the 2017 New York Flute Club Competition, Denis Savelyev is also member
at The Orchestra Now under the direction of Leon Botstein in New York. From the Ukraine, Mr.
Savelyev came to the USA three years ago to earn his MM and Professional Studies Diploma,
both at the Mannes School of Music where he studies with Judith Mendenhall.
Mr. Savelyev was born in Lviv, Ukraine and began studying the flute at age five. He was
awarded a place at the Gnessin Academy of Music in Moscow where he studied with Albert
Hoffman. Orchestral positions include with the Mariinsky Theater in Vladivostok, and the New
York Symphony Ensemble on its Japanese tour in 2016. As a soloist, he has performed at the
Ukrainian Institute of America, the Moscow Music House, with the Lviv Philharmonic, at the
University of Nevada, and Carnegie Hall where he gave the world premiere of his own
arrangement for the flute of Virko Baley's Partita for Violin and Piano.
First teaching experience Mr. Savelyev was getting in Moscow 6 years ago, mostly privately but
also at public schools. Currently, Denis teaches at Music school and privately in New York and
Mr. Savelyev is active as both soloist and orchestral player in the USA, Asia, and Europe.