Nikituk is a student at Ukraine's leading music school: the Stolyarsky State Music School, where before her studied some of the greatest performing artists of the 20th Century, including David Oistrakh, Nathan Milstein and Emil Gilels.
Pianist Sergey Nikituk became one of the first Apogee Merit Scholars from the Stolyarsky State Music School in Odessa, Ukraine, when a jury co-chaired by the Minister of Culture for Odessa Province, the Director of the Stolyarsky School and the President of the Apogee Foundation selected him for this honor during the 2005/2006 academic year.
For more information, see the Foundation's 13 June 2006 press release.
During Apogee's first International Music Festival in Odessa, Nikituk also was a featured performer during the opening celebrations and was selected by the festival jury to be named an Apogee Merit Scholar for the following 2006/2007 academic year.
For more information, see the Foundation's 3 October 2006 press release.
Photo Caption: Sergey Nikituk in live performance at Apogee's Odessa International Music Festival