Resume

Dr. Oleg Levin 

Summary

 

An active soloist, chamber musician and accompanist. Accomplished piano instructor with DMA in Piano Performance and over twenty years of teaching experience gained across varied practical and developmental roles.

Professional Experience

 

 

 

 

 

 

Concordia University, Saint Paul, MN
Adjunct Piano Professor, 2010 - Present

Saint Paul Conservatory of Music, Saint Paul, MN
Music Faculty Instructor, 2002 - Present

International Academy of Minnesota, Saint Paul, MN
Piano Instructor, 2004 - 2006

Classical Ballet Academy, Saint Paul, MN
Accompanist, 1999 - 2000

State Conservatory of Music, Minsk, Belorussia
Accompanist, TA Music theory, Harmonization, Ear training, 1991 - 1992

Education

 

 

 

 

 

 

University of Minnesota, School of Music, Minneapolis, MN
Doctor of Musical Arts in Piano Performance, 2005

University of Minnesota, School of Music, Minneapolis, MN
Bachelor of Musical Arts in Piano Performance, 1997

State Conservatory of Music, Minsk, Belorussia
Undergraduate Studies in Piano Performance, 1992

College of Music, Mogilev, Belorussia
Diploma with honors in Piano Performance, Accompanying and Piano Pedagogy, 1991

School of Music, Bobruisk, Belorussia
Diploma with honors in Piano Performance, 1987

Performance

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Solo Performances 

Faculty Recitals, Concordia University, St. Paul, 2011 – 2015

Piano Recital, University Club, St. Paul, MN, 2012-2015

Performance at Sundin Hall, Hamline University, St. Paul, MN, 2010 – 2015

Performance at Schubert Club, Landmark Center, St. Paul, MN, 2007, 2009

Duo Piano Recital, Northwestern College, Minneapolis, MN, 2007
Faculty Recitals, St. Paul Conservatory of Music, St. Paul, MN, 2006 - 2014
Fundraising Recitals, St. Paul Conservatory of Music, St. Paul, MN, 2004 -2013
Recitals at Thursday Music Club, Bloomington Center for the Arts, Bloomington, MN, 2004, 2007
Five doctoral recitals included works by: Medtner, Rachmaninoff, Tchaikovsky, Schtschedrin, Chopin, Shostakovich, Liszt, Bach, Schubert, Lutoslavsky, Debussy, Poulenc, Beethoven, Prokofiev, Ginastera, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, 1999 – 2002
Various venues throughout Belorussia, 1988 – 1991

Performances with II Voce,
Canadian vocal quartet, American tour, 2012
Performances with Tenorissimo,
Canadian vocal trio, American tour, 2011
Performances with North Star Opera Theater
Bloomington Center for the Arts, Bloomington, MN, 2005
Hopkins Center for the Arts, Hopkins, MN, 2005
Performances with Minnesota Youth Symphony Orchestra
Minnesota Orchestra Hall, Minneapolis, MN 2002

Accompanying
Student’s recitals, juries, auditions, competitions, 1997 - 2012
Various vocal / instrumental recitals, Minneapolis and St. Paul, 2000 - 2012
Pavel Ermolenko, Ukrainian vocalist, peoples’ choice artist, St. Paul, 2002
Festival of Nations, Minneapolis Convention Center, 2001

 Professional  Training

World Piano Pedagogy Conference, Las Vegas, Nevada, 2004

Weiner Musik Seminar, Vienna, Austria, 1996

 Awards Received

 

 

 

 

 

 

Hutchinson Music Scholarship
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, 1999 - 2002

Second Place, Schubert Club Competition
Schubert Club, St. Paul, MN, 1998

First Place, Marvin O. Mechelke II Piano Competition
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, 1997

Second Place, State Competition
Belorussia Ministry of Education, Minsk, Belorussia, 1980

First Place, State Competition
Belorussia Ministry of Education, Minsk, Belorussia, 1978