Prokhor Protasoff

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Prokhor Protasoff


Prokhor Protasoff (b. 10 August 1988, Vyatka, Kirovskaya Oblast', Russia) is a Russian composer and conductor.

Protasoff graduated from the Tchaikovsky Conservatory in Moscow and received a Fulbright Scholarship, which allowed him to study orchestral conducting with Harold Farberman, James Bagwell, and Leon Botstein, and composition with George Tsontakis and Susan Botti at the Bard College Conservatory of Music. Prokhor is currently [2022] a DMA student of Christos Hatzis at the University of Toronto.

Protasoff has received several awards for his compositions, including the St. Romanos Melodos International Composers Competition in Saint Petersburg. His works have been performed in the Hermitage Theatre, Saint Petersburg Philharmonia, and the Cathedral of Christ the Saviour in Moscow.

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