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Giulio Caccini (1551-1618) AVE, MARIA. Recording at Final Concert of 17th Saratov International Organ Festival. Soprano - Liubov Belotserkovskaya(Saint-Petersburg). Organ - Peter Ouwerkerk (Amsterdam).
1987. Liubov Belotserkovskaya was born at Saratov.
Her parents are professional pianists Oleg Belotserkovsky (Saratov State Sobinov Conservatory), Irina Sheveleva (Saratov Musical College).
At the age of 6 she was accepted to the Saratov Art School into a special piano class. During her studying Liubov has won two prizes at International Piano Contests:
8 years old - First place - Concorso Internazionale VINCENZO SCARAMUZZA Societa Beethoven A.C.A.M. Provincia Di Crotone.
11 years old - Third place - XIII European Music Competition (sez.I, cat.B) Citta di Moncalieri (Torino).
2002-2005. At the age of 15 Liubov has entered in Saratov Musical College (academic vocal department). She graduated Musical College with Honors Diploma.
She has 3 Prizes at International Opera Contests:
October 2005 - Third Prize in International Opera singer Contest (XIX European Music Competition, Torino, Terzo premio).
June 2008 Gold Medal and First Prize at YIth International Opera singer Contest (Ã‚Â«PREMIO CITTA DI PADOVAÃ‚Â»).
March 2009 Silver Medal and 2-nd Prize at International Opera singer contest Orphee(Volgograd, Russia).
Now Liubov is the forth-year student at St.-Petersburg Conservatorys Vocal department with professor Tamara Novichenko.
Soloist of Saint-Petersburg Musical Comedy Theatre and St.-Petersburg Conservatory Opera House.
Concerts during 2007-2009:
- with organists Peter Dicke (September 2007Saratov, Russia),Julian Bewig(December 2007 Emsdetten, Bohn, Germany), Peter Ouwerkerk, Patrick Hopper(September 2007 Den Haag, The Netherlands), Ad van Sleuwen (April 2008 Haarlem, Amsterdam, The Netherlands), Domenico Severin (December 2007,2008 Paris, Versal, France);
- with piano acompanist Francis Vidil (December 2008 Versal, France);
- with Scottish Choir (December 2008 Paris,France);
- with St.-Petersburg Musical Theatre orchestra and choir(operas Iolanata, Bohema, Chio-Chio-San, Traviata).
with Saratov Conservatory symphony orchestra(Italian Arias and Duets);
with Saratov Ensemble of Folk Music Lel(Russian Folk Songs);
Saratov Governor Choir Theatre (Requiem, Missa Solemnis);
Saratov Governor Band Orchestra Volga-Band(Requiem).