He graduated with honours from Moscow state Conservatoire (1994) and practiced (1996) in class of professor W. Gornostajeva.
N. Fefilov is laureate of XII Kabalevsky’s competition in Samara (1984) and also a receiver of various diplomas on international competitions.
In 1992 he recorded CD with piano music of Aleksey Stanchinsky (“Etcetera” , Netherlands): Nikolay Fefilov plays Stanchinsky Piano Music. In addition N. Fefilov’s performance was also recorded by “Radio Russia” foundation (“Concert fugues’ by A. Karamanov).
N. Fefilov participated in international festivals such as “Heritage” (Moscow 1990, 1992), new music festival (Prague, 1991), “Music without borders” (Togliatti, 2002). N. Fefilov performed with symphonic orchestras of Moscow, Kazan, Lvov, Samara and Togliatti. He teaches in Samara state academy of culture and arts.
ALEXEI STANCHINSKY (1888–1914)
Nikolai Fefilov — piano
«The music is difficult… but Nikolai Fefilov plays it with a poise that makes it sound like the center of his repertoire. Kondrashin’s notes and engineering are first-rate as well. Highly recommended.»Preludes in the form of canon
Stanchinsky Piano Preludes in the form of canon
1] Two-part Canon in inversion C major — Allegro risoluto
2] Three-part Canon G major — Vivace
3] Four-part Canon E major — Andante Sostenuto
4] Two-part Canon in augmentation E flat minor — Veloce
5] Canon B minor — Presto
Stanchinsky Piano Preludes
7] Con moto
10] Lento expressivoSonata No.2 in G
Stanchinsky Piano Sonata
11] Fugue — Lento expressivo
12] PrestoTwelve Sketches Op.1
Stanchinsky Piano Music twelve sketches
16] Lento cantabile
18] Andante epico
19] Adagio teneramente
20] Molto vivace
22] Con moto
23] Allegro con spirito
24] Presto assai