Music by Vadim Chaimovich

Vadim Chaimovich was born in Vilnius, Lithuania, and began studying piano at the age of five, giving his USSR debut performance with an orchestra just two years later. He won several prizes while at the Vilnius School of Music, including the First Prize at the Virtuosi per Musica di Pianoforte International Competition in Usti nad Labem (Czech Republic) in 1991. This was followed by more awards at international music competitions in Lithuania, Poland and Russia. Vadim Chaimovich is a graduate with honors from a few conservatoires of music. His teachers were two distinguished musicians: Lev Natochenny, a professor of piano at the Frankfurt Hochschule für Musik, and Peter Rösel, a star pianist from Dresden, - both of them students of the legendary Lev Oborin. Vadim Chaimovich received prizes at many international piano competitions, including the Schubert Competition in Dortmund (Germany), the Schlern Music Competition (Italy), the William Kapell International Piano Competition in Maryland (USA) and the 29th Masterplayers International Music Competiton in Lugano (Switzerland). His third live CD "Kontraste" appeared in 2013 and received two prestigious Global Music Awards. For more information, please visit the artist’s homepage at or
Title Composer Form Instrument Period Ratings
Ballade no. 4, Op. 52 Frédéric Chopin Ballade Piano Romantic
12 Etudes, Op. 8 Alexander Scriabin Etude Piano Late 19th century
4 Impromptus, D. 899 (Op. 90) Franz Schubert Impromptu Piano Romantic
4 Impromptus, D. 935 (Op. posth. 142) Franz Schubert Impromptu Piano Romantic
Mazurkas, Op. 17 Frédéric Chopin Mazurka Piano Romantic
Mazurkas, Op. 63 Frédéric Chopin Mazurka Piano Romantic
Nocturnes, Op. 9 Frédéric Chopin Nocturne Piano Romantic
Nocturnes, Op. 15 Frédéric Chopin Nocturne Piano Romantic
Violin Partita no. 2, BWV 1004 Johann Sebastian Bach Partita Violin Baroque
3 Pieces, Op. 2 Alexander Scriabin Piano piece Piano Late 19th century
Années de pèlerinage I (Première année: Suisse), S. 160 Franz Liszt Piano piece Piano Romantic
Années de pèlerinage II (Deuxième année: Italie), S. 161 Franz Liszt Piano piece Piano Romantic
Scenes from Childhood, Op. 15 Robert Schumann Piano piece Piano Romantic
Six Musical Moments, Op. 16 Sergei Rachmaninoff Piano piece Piano Late 19th century
Songs without words, Op. 19b Felix Mendelssohn Piano piece Piano Romantic
13 Preludes, Op. 32 Sergei Rachmaninoff Prelude Piano Romantic
Préludes, Op. 28 Frédéric Chopin Prelude Piano Romantic
Hungarian Rhapsody no. 4, S. 244/4 Franz Liszt Rhapsody Piano Romantic
Divertimento in D, Hob. XVI:19 Franz Joseph Haydn Serenade / Divertimento / Cassation Piano Classical
Keyboard Sonata in Ab, K. 127 Domenico Scarlatti Sonata Piano Baroque