Postgraduate Studies and Undergraduate Studies (Moscow Conservatory, USSR)
Senior Lecturer in Piano, Queensland Conservatorium Griffith University
Piano Program Coordinator, Young Conservatorium
Oleg Stepanov studied at the Moscow Tchaikovsky Conservatory under Professor Lev Vlassenko and went on to become an associate professor there. He has won the First Prize and Grand Prize at the prestigious International Competition (Music de Chambre) in Florence, Italy. He has performed widely through former USSR and recorded for Moscow radio and television and ABC FM. For a number of years, he performed with world-renowned cellist Daniel Shafran and has appeared as a soloist and ensemble player nationally and internationally. He has also given master classes in many countries. Many of his students have won significant national and international competitions including Suzanna Hlinka, Lance Coburn, John Fisher, Brieley Cutting, Ayesha Gough. Oleg is a co-founder and Artistic Director of The Lev Vlassenko Piano Competition.
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