Taira Mingazova

Russian, 2010

Taira Mingazova started her violin studies at the age of 6 in Musical School at Kazan State Conservatoire named after Nazib Zhiganov. Currently, she studies violin with Anna Misharina in the same school.


She is a laureate of a number of international and national violin competitions, including Josef Micka Violin Competition 2018, XIII International Bobylev Violin Competition 2018, XV International Young Musicians Competition in Central Musical School 2019 and XIII International Grumiaux Competition for young violinists 2020 (Brussels, 1st prize).


She took part in masterclasses of Michael Vaiman, Petru Munteanu, Kurt Sassmashaus, Lena Mazor, Maxim Fedotov, Nikita Borisoglebsky, Julia Igonina.


Taira performed with the several chamber orchestras in Kazan, took part in musical and modern dance performance “Vivaldi’s Four Seasons” at the Great Hall of the Moscow State Tchaikovsky Conservatory.

Final round

C. Saint-Saëns Violin concerto no.3, op. 61, 3rd movement