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- April 27, 2019

“The daemons of Prokofiev’s boundless imagination abandon themselves to an orgiastic dance over the graves of every…
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- February 27, 2017

Just uploaded a new video of rarely performed Etudes op. 18 by Béla Bartók Live from Hamamatsu Piano Competition
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- December 18, 2016

Yet another recording is now online from my trip to Hamamatsu last year. Sonata in B Minor by J. Haydn.
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- September 19, 2016

A never-ending story of music competitions by @pkkolesnikov
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- September 8, 2016

RT @WildKatCarolin: .@Baranova_piano „Hypersuites“ begeistert auch @Feuilletonscout! Interview unter Bald #live im…
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- September 7, 2016

It was a very inspiring evening with Vasily Petrenko, Valery Gergiev and Münchner Philharmonker #MusikfestBerlin
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- August 31, 2016

RT @Griegpianocomp: @MarkTaratushkin Yes, all performances are streamed live during the competition, starting Saturday on our website https…
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- June 21, 2016

Absolutely love the idea! Though it seems to me that it's too hard to operate a completely "fluid" instrument...
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- May 26, 2016

For those who are in Berlin tomorrow :)
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- April 22, 2016

RT @KawaiPianos: Metamorphic #Piano Bed (1885) was playable & folded out into a bed to allow guests to stay overnight @DrLindseyFitz https:…
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- March 26, 2016

Looking very much forward! Termin - Daniel Barenboim, Martha Argerich – Berlin Philharmonie
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- March 18, 2016

Yes I do! I do! Btw, does anyone use the 3D printing in piano manufacturing? Do you want to print your own violin?
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Latest News

March 15th, 2018

Mark has been selected to participate at the Santander Festival Chamber Music Academy

This summer Mark will be participating at the Santander Festival Chamber Music Academy. Stay tuned for updates on the exact dates of chamber music performances and  solo recitals during the Festival in July.

January 29th, 2018

Master classes with Leif Ove Andsnes, Håvard Gimse and Marios Papadopoulos

This winter Mark participated at the master classes of Leif Ove Andsnes, Håvard Gimse and Marios Papadopoulos at the Prof. Jiri Hlinka Piano Academy in Bergen, Norway. It was a great experience to work with this outstanding musicians in such a beautiful environment!

The master classes took place at a beautiful Rekstensamlingene from 21st to 28th of January.

June 15th, 2017

Another year of Master Classes at ASK Berlin

This year Mark Taratushkin will be giving master classes at the Arts Academy in Berlin. This time the classes will take place from 10th to 12th of August. More information is available at:

Latest videos

Sergei Prokofiev - "Sarcasms" Op. 17 - Mark Taratushkin

Johannes Brahms - Variations on a theme by Paganini Op. 35, Book I - Mark Taratushkin

Béla Bartók - Three Etudes op. 18, Sz. 72 - Mark Taratushkin

Piano lessons in Berlin

Educated at the Moscow Conservatory, Ecole Normal de Musique de Paris and The University of Arts in Berlin, Mark Taratushkin is passionate about sharing his knowledge and experience. He works with professional pianists, students preparing for entrance examinations and auditions as well as with kids and music lovers of any age. Mark is teaching in Russian, German and English. Further information about the lessons is available upon request.