Ms. Popov, Tamara
Country of residence Republic of Moldova

Biography
Born on 26.03.1998, Chişinău (R. Moldova)
Studies piano with prof. Anatolie Lapicus at the “S. Rachmaninov” Republican High School in Chişinău

Competitions
- 1st Prize at the “A. Karamanov” Competition, Simferopol, Crimeea, 2007
- 3rd Prize at the “V. Horowitz” Competition, Kiev, Ukraine, 2008
- 1st Prize and Special Prize „Ciprian Porumbescu” at the “Lira de Aur” Competition, Suceava, Romania, 2015
- 1st Prize at the “Ada Ulubeanu” Competition, Bucharest, Romania, 2017
- 1st Prize and two Special Prizes at the „Моldova-Italia” competition, 2014
- 4th prize at the "Romanticism: beginnings and contemporaneity", 2014
- 3rd Prize at the “A. Karamanov” Competition, Simferopol, Crimeea, 2009

Events
- Solo recitals in Chişinău and other major cities in Republic of Moldova. She performed at the following venues: Academy of Music, Theater and Visual Arts, Moldavian National Arts Museum, National Philarmonic, Organ Hall.

Repertoire
First round
J. S. Bach – Prelude and Fugue in E major, The Well Tempered Clavier, 2nd book
W. A. Mozart – Sonata in B flat major KV 333, 1st mov.
A. Skriabin – Etude op. 8, no. 10

Second round
N. Medtner – Canzona serenata op. 38, no. 6
N. Paganini/F. Liszt – Etude no. 2 in E flat major
S. Prokofiev – 10 pieces from “Visions fugitives” op. 22
F. Chopin – Scherzo op. 31, no. 2
T. Dumitrescu – Prelude in c sharp minor