Artem Poludennyi

Artem was born in 1989 in Kyiv. He started playing music at the age of seven at the Kyiv Children’s Academy of Arts. In 2003 he continued his studies at the Mykola Lysenko Kyiv Secondary Specialized School. In 2006 he entered the Tchaikovsky National Academy of Music of Ukraine (class of associate professor Ivan Kucher). In 2011 he received a master’s degree.

He participated in many international competitions. At the age of 16 he became a laureate of the Serhiy Taneyev International Competition of Chamber Ensembles as a member of the trio. In 2012 he became a laureate of the Mykola Lysenko International Competition.

The musician has active concert life, tours around Ukraine and abroad as a soloist, as well as a part of various chamber ensembles. From 2006 to 2010 he was a soloist of the National Ensemble of Soloists “Kyiv Chamber”. In 2010-2011 he was a soloist of the National House of Organ and Chamber Music in the Borys Lyatoshynsky Ensemble of Classical Music. In 2011-2016 he was invited to the Kyiv Chamber Orchestra of the National Philharmonic of Ukraine. Since 2015 he has been a permanent member of the ensemble NB Chamber Group. Since 2017 he is a soloist of the National House of Organ and Chamber Music of Ukraine.

Artem performed as a soloist with groups such as the National Ensemble of Soloists “Kyiv Chamber”, the State Variety Symphony Orchestra, the National Symphony Orchestra of Ukraine, Kyiv Chamber Orchestra, orchestras of the Dnipro, Donetsk, Rivne Philharmonic, symphony orchestra of the National Philharmonic.

He taught at the Mykhailo Glinka Dnipro Conservatory until 2020.

He participated in the master classes of such leading masters as Wen-Sinn Yang, Valeriy Sokolov, Henrik Brendstrup, Jose Ribera, Denis Severin, David Geringas.