III Competition

Zaletel-Černoš Rok

Born in 1998 in Ljubljana. Graduated from the Academy of Music of the University of Ljubljana (under prof. Vasily Melnikov). Is currently studying in the University of Music and Performing Arts Vienna (under prof. Anton Sorokov). Attended master classes conducted by Maxim Vengerov, Viktor Tretyakov, Stefan Milenkovich, Igor Ozim, Haim Taub and other renowned violinists. Is a laureate of the Valsesia Musica Competition (Varallo, Italy; II prize), the International Fritz Kreisler Competition (Vienna; special prize), the Stefanie Hohl Violin Competition (Vienna; 2nd Prize the Young Virtuosos (Zagreb; Grand prize and I prize), etc. Winner of the Prešeren Award. Performed in Italy, Switzerland, Belarus, France, Serbia, Croatia, Germany, Slovenia, Austria, Japan, Spain, Portugal, and Luxembourg. As a soloist, Rok Zaletel-Černoš has played with the RTV Slovenia Symphony Orchestra, the Orchestra Antonio Vivaldi (Italy), the Symphony Orchestra of the Slovene National Theatre Maribor, the Mendelssohn Chamber Orchestra, the Orchestra Amadeo and others.
1st round
J. S. Bach. Adagio and Fuga from Sonata for Violin solo No. 1 G minor, BWV 1001
N. Paganini. Caprice No. 7 A minor, Op. 1
E. Ysaye. Sonata for Violin solo No. 6 E major, Op. 27/6

2nd round
J. Brahms. Sonata for Violin and Piano No. 3 D minor, Op. 108
S.V. Rachmaninoff. Vocalise Op. 34, No. 14
F. Waxman. Fantasy on themes from G. Bizet’s opera «Carmen»

3rd round
S.V. Rachmaninoff. Trio élégiaque for Piano, Violin and Cello No. 1 G minor, TN 34
W. A. Mozart. Violin Concerto No. 5 A major, KV 219

4th round
P.I. Tchaikovsky. Violin Concerto D major, Op. 35