Andrei Korobeinikov was born in Moscow in 1986. This young pianist performed in more than 20 countries all over the world and was rewarded more than 20 prizes in national and international competitions among them Alexander Scriabin International Piano Competition and Rachmaninov Piano Competition in Los Angeles in 2005 where he received a special public prize.
At the age of 19, he graduated with honors from the Moscow Conservatory (class of Andrei Diev). Thanks to G. & J. Simmonds Scholarship, he pursued his studies at the Royal College of Music in London in the class of Prof. Vanessa Latarche.
In 2006, Andrei Korobeinikov made his debut in France at the Festival “La Roque d’Anthéron” which brought him to the “Folle Journée” in Nantes, Tokyo and Rio de Janeiro. In 2007, he performed in London Rachmaninov Piano Concerto n°2 with the conductor Vladimir Ashkenazy. Being regularly invited over the world, he appeared at the Festival of Radio France Montpellier, Festival International de Piano de La Roque d’Anthéron, Auditorium du Louvre in Paris, Wigmore Hall in London, Big Hall of Moscow Conservatory and Festival de Gstaadt. the Washington Performing Arts Center, the Tokyo Suntory Hall, the St Petersburg Philharmony, the Amsterdam Concertgebouw, the Salle Pleyel, the Théâtre des Champs-Elysées. the Zurich Tonhalle, the Konzerthaus of Berlin, the “Folle Journée” of Tokyo and Warsaw…
In Chamber Music, he plays with distinguished musicians like Boris Berezovski, Alexander Kniazev, Dmitri Makhtin and Henri Demarquette..
Summer 2009 was marked by an astonishing success at La Roque d’Anthéron Piano Festival, live broadcast by France Musique, and also, Chostakovitch Piano Concerto at the Menton Festival conducted by Maxime Chostakovitch with the Sinfonia Varsovia.
This exceptional pianist also graduated at the age of 17 from the Law European University of Moscow. He is keen in composition as well, and his works were performed in several occasions.
In 2008, he recorded his first CD for Mirare/Harmonia Mundi, devoted to Scriabin. The recording brought him extraordinary success and awards the “Diapason de la Découverte” and the “Diapason d’Or de l’année” of the Diapason Magazine, the “Choc” of Le Monde de la Musique magazine. His new recording came out on November 2009 with a selection of Beethoven Sonatas and Bagatelles.
In January and March 2010, Andrei Korobeinikov made exceptional concerts in Paris with the Orchestre National de France at the Théâtre des Champs Elysées and at the Louvre for recital series. He also had a tremendous success at La Roque d’Anthéron with the Ural Philharmonic Orchestra in August 2010.
Lately, the pianist had a resounding success with the NDR Sinfonierorchester in Hamburg, the Philharmonia Orchestra and Maestro Ashkenazy in Paris at the Théâtre des Champs-Elysées and with the Budapest Festival Orchestra and Maestro Wit in Budapest. In 2011, he will give concerts at the festival La Folle Journée Nantes and La Roque d’Anthéron, in Tokyo with the NHK Philharmonic, recitals at the Tonhalle of Zurich, at the Théâtre des Champs Elysées…