Korchynska Natalia

Folk Instruments

Natalia Korchynska (domra, mandolin) is a teacher of the Performing Arts Department at Mikhail Glinka Conservatoire of Dnepropetrovsk, founder of the first mandolin class in Ukraine (2012).

She received education at the B. Sokalsky Music School № 9 in Kharkiv (class of O.Kasap, S.Miheeva) and I.P. Kotlyarevsky Kharkov State University of Arts (class of prof. B.Miheev).

She is the First Prize winner of D. Shostakovich International Competition (Moscow, 2002), scholarship holder of I.Kushnareva’s Fund «The Hope of Slobozhanshchina» (2003), winner of the 1st prize in «Silver Bells» Competition, holder of a concert tour certificate around German cities (Uzhgorod, 2006) and the 1st Prize laureate of the IV International Competition named after G. Khotkevych (Kharkov, 2007).

Natalia was also awarded the Scholarship of the President of Ukraine (2008-2009).