2022 Young Artist Competition Winner
Vladimir Tsiper has been studying violin with Lucinda Marvin at the MacPhail Center for Music since the age of five and with Yulia Ziskel of the New York Philharmonic for the last two years. In addition, he has been studying composition with Sarah Miller at MacPhail.
Vladimir is a member of the MYS Symphony Orchestra and Artaria Chamber Music School. Vladimir has won many prizes at venues such as the Mary West Solo Competition, Thursday Musical, the Golden Valley Concerto Competition, the MacPhail Concerto/Aria Competition, and the YPSCA competition.
Last year, Vladimir won second prize at the MMTA Composition Contest and third prize at the Sherer International Violin Competition. His most recent major performance was in October 2021 with the Bloomington Symphony Orchestra.
Aside from music, Vladimir enjoys downhill skiing, climbing, and theater. He also likes traveling, especially visiting the tallest buildings in the world. Vladimir is currently a 9th grader at the Breck School.