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Born in 1986 in Kharkov, Ukraine, Valeriy Sokolov was awarded the Study Grant Prize at the International Pablo Sarasate Competition in Pamplona, Spain, in 1999 which provided him with a scholarship to study with Natalia Boyarskaya at the Yehudi Menuhin School, England.  In September 2005, Valeriy took the ‘Grand Prix’ in the George Enescu International Competition with a performance of Beethoven’s Violin Concerto; he also won ‘Best Performance’ for Enescu’s Sonata No. 3 as well as the ‘Enescu Foundation Prize’.

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