Norwegian Academy of Music and nyMusikk present:

Sergej Tchirkov

The Russian accordionist Sergej Tchirkov (b. 1980) comes to the Academy of Music to give guest lectures and hold a concert.

Sergej Tchirkov was born in St.Petersburg in 1980 and studied the accordion at the Rimsky-Korsakov Special Secondary Music Lyceum. He graduated from the Rimsky-Korsakov Conservatory in 2003, class of Professor Alexander Dmitryev. In 2003-2005 he took a postgraduate course and qualified as an assistant teacher in accordion performance and chamber music. Tchirkov has attended seminars on composition conducted by Sergej Slonimsky, Gerard McBurney, and Ernst-Helmuth Flammer. In 2004 he received a scholarship from the European Centre of Arts Hellerau (EzdK) where he also studied improvisation with Anton Lukaszeviece.


Edison Denisov - Des ténèbres à la lumière (1995)
Sergej Newski - Mechanica (2012)
William Blank - CHORDS (2013)
John Palmer - Drang (1999)
Matthias Pintscher - Figura III (2000)
Sanzhar Baiterekov  - The Circles of Moray (2013)
Pierluigi Billone - Mani Stereos (2009)

Norwegian Academy
of Music
2 March
4 pm

Address: Slemdalsveien 11, Oslo.