Vitaly Martyanov

Percussion

Vitaly Martyanov was born in Moscow in 1985. He began to study music at the age of four and graduated from the Gnessin Russian Academy of Music, under the tutelage of Professor D. Lukyanov in 2009.

In 2007, Vitaly won second prize in the Russian Open Contest for Brass and Percussion Musicians. 

That same year he joined the Russian State Symphonic Orchestra named for Yevgeny Svetlanov, later moving to the symphonic orchestra of the Moscow Philharmonic Society. He joined the RNO in 2013.

As a member of RNO, Martyanov has performed with conductors such as Mikhail Pletnev, Semyon Bychkov, Mischa Damev, Alberto Dzedda, Vasily Petrenko, and Kirrill Karabitz. He can also be heard on classical music recordings produced by Pentatone Classic and other labels.

He has also performed with percussion ensembles at various festivals such as the RNO Grand Festival and Festival Napa Valley. 

Performances with the RNO

January 2020

In Russia

30 Thu

Philharmonia 2, Rachmaninov Concert Hall

Moscow

Russia

Program

Concert of RNO Soloists and Chamber Ensembles

Handel
Suite in D Major (arrangement for trumpet and string quartet)
Handel/Halvorsen
Passacaglia for Violin and Viola
Saint-Saens
Winter Serenade (arranged for three trombones and tuba)
Brahms
Andante and Scherzo, Allegro from Trio for Piano, Violin and French Horn, op. 40
Marinaro
“Mirror” (for percussion)
Piazzolla
"Fracanapa"
Kiselev & Belousov
Old-fashioned tango-sketch, "Greetings from Astor"
Massimo Diego Pujol
“San Telmo” from Suite Buenos Aires
Muchinski
Fantasy Trio for Clarinet, Cello and Piano
Andrey Rubtsov
Four Bagatelles for a wind quartet (Parade, Waltz in imitation of Khachaturian, Little Pastoral, Allegretto Giocoso)
Guest Artists:

Vladislav Lavrik, Trumpet

Lina Vartanova, Violin

Alexei Sobolev, Violin

Ksenia Zhuleva, Violas

Vsevolod Guzov, Cello

Olga Chepizhnaya, Violin

Ivan Irkhin, Trombone

Sergei Koryavichev, Trombone

Ilya Savostyanov, Trombone

Dmitry Anakovsky, Tuba

Vitaly Nazarov, Oboe

Alexey Serov, French Horn

Ilia Melikhov, Percussion

Vitaly Martyanov, Percussion

Maxim Rubtsov, Flute

Dmitry Andreyev, Guitar

Dmitry Aizenshtadt, Clarinet

Ekaterina Aizenshtadt, Piano

Andrey Snegirev, Bassoon

2019-2020 Season

What They’re Saying

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