NAZAR PYLATYUK – Soloist of National Organ Hall in Kyiv. He is a postgraduate student of M. Lysenko L’viv National Music Academy, master of Gold medal of Ukraine Art Academy, winner of international competitions. N. Pylatyuk was born in 1987 in Ivano-Frankivs’k. He studied in Kyiv (teacher Bohodar Kotorovych) and L’viv (teacher Ihor Pylatyuk) specialized music schools. He participated the master-classes of the best pedagogues of Europe and all over the world: Robert Canetti, Zachar Bron, Michael Frischenschlager, Pavel Vernikov, Anna Chumachenko. From 2005 he has been studying at M. Lysenko L’viv National Music Academy. He was awarded by L’viv City Council as the «Best Student of the year», he was a President Grant holder. In 2009 he graduated from M. Lysenko L’viv National Music Academy and entered here the postgraduate study. In this year he was awarded by Gold medal of Ukraine Art Academy for active concert activities, propagation of music of Ukrainian composers. He is rewarded by L’viv Regional State Administration and Regional Council (2010). From 2008 to 2011 he was a concertmaster of Symphony Orchestra of Opole Philharmonic Society (Poland) and was the youngest concertmaster in Polish symphonic performance. N. Pylatyuk is a winner of numerous international violin contents: M.Lysenko (Ukraine), K. Flesh (Hungary), Y.Yankelevich (Russia), B. Kotorovych (Kharkiv, Ukraine). Hero of Ukraine, the People’s Artist of Ukraine, the Winner of the National Prize of Taras Shevchenko, famous Ukrainian composer Myroslav Skoryk dedicated to N. Pylatyuk his new work – Concert № 7 for Violin and Symphony Orchestra. Yuri Bashmet, Professor, Commander of the French Légion d’honneur, in his letter of recommendation wrote: «… Nazar Pylatyuk is very talented and perspective violinist – virtuoso, with a sense of style and brilliant technique, his aim is to disclose the content of music…» (fragment). Saulius Sondeckis, artistic director of «St. Petersburg State Hermitage Orchestra» and conductor of «Moscow Virtuosi», in his letter of recommendation marked: «… What a big talent, extraordinary virtuoso – violinist, his bright win on K. Flesh content confirms it…» (fragment). These two eminent maestros recommend young violinist N. Pylatyuk to concert agencies of Europe and all over the world. His repertoire is various, from Antonio Vivaldi’s Violin Concertos to Concertos by Benjamin Britten and William Walton. He successfully appears in Sweden, Norway, Finland, Germany, Poland, Czech. Famous polish conductors Boguslav Davidoff, Czesław Hrabovský, Richard Sigmund collaborate with N. Pylatyuk. In Ukraine he constantly performs with National Symphony Orchestra, «Kyiv Soloists», «L’viv Virtuosos», Symphony Academic Orchestra of L’viv Philharmonic Society, Chamber Orchestra «Academy», he collaborates with many prominent musicians: M.Skoryk, V.Sirenko, V.Syvokhip, V. Kozhukhar, I.Yuzyuk, V.Ploskina, S.Burko, Y.Kolessa, Y.Bervecky etc. His talent and creative perspective demonstrate performances with V. Spivakov (Russia), Shlomo Mintz (Israel), Georg Mays (Germany), Saulius Sondeckis (Lithuania).