Mikhail Pletnev introduced a young Japanese pianist to Ural audience

Kanon Matsuda is a young pianist from Japan. She began her music studies at the age of 4. She moved to Russia when she was 6 years old. In 2006 she won the first prize at the competition "The Nutcracker."Now Kanon Matsuda who is not even 16 years old is a student at Gnesin Russian Academy of Music.

For a long time she considers herself to be a representative of Russian Piano School. She plays for the 4th time with the Russian National Orchestra. In Chelyabinsk Opera and Ballet Theater the musicians presented their new concert program, which includes the Suite from the ''Swan Lake'' in the version of the Pletnev and Second Concerto by Saint-Saens. Chelyabinsk became the second city in the concert tour of the RNO. After the capital of the Southern Urals musicians will give performances in Orenburg and Perm.

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