Denys Lytvynenko – cello

General information

At the age of 7 he entered the Lviv specialized boarding school named after S. Krushelnytska in the class of prof. EE Spitzer on cello. In 1992-2003 he continued his studies with E. Spitzer and N. Kvik, took part in concerts in Ukraine and Poland.

At the age of 12 – the first tour of Hungary with solo performances and as part of a chamber orchestra conducted by V. Bachynska-Tymoshuk.

July 1998 – master classes in Lancut (Poland) – Prof. T. Stral.

2000 – II prize at the International Music Competition (Košice, Slovakia), graduate of the All-Ukrainian Cello and Viola Competition (Lviv, Ukraine)

2001 – First prize at the All-Ukrainian competition of cellists and viola players (Lviv, Ukraine) 2003 – entered Lviv Music Academy named after M. Lysenko  in the class of Prof. Yu. Lanyuk. He became interested in chamber music.

2005 – II prize at the International Music Competition (Vorzel, Ukraine)

2004-2008 touring with various orchestras in Western Europe, often the group’s accompanist.

2010 – Second Prize at the All-Ukrainian Competition of Chamber Ensembles.