Sergei Dogadin


Winner of ten major international competitions:

  • First prize & Gold Medal at the XVI Tchaikovsky International Competition (2019)
  • First prize at the IX Joseph Joachim International Violin Competition (2015)
  • First prize at the Singapore International Violin Competition (2018)


After stellar achievements in prestigious violin competitions, Sergei Dogadin achieved international fame, consolidating himself as one of the best violinists of his generation.

Since his debut in 2002 at the Grand Hall of the Saint Petersburg Philharmony, guided by Vasily Petrenko, Dogadin's violin mastery has graced prestigious venues worldwide as Berlin Philharmonic Hall, Wiener Musikverein, Royal Concertgebouw Hall, Cologne Philharmonic Hall, Suntory Hall of Tokyo, Auditorio Nacional of Madrid, Teatro Colón of Buenos Aires, Tonhalle in Zurich, Berwaldhallen in Stockholm amongst others.

Recent and anticipated highlights as soloist include engagements with renowned orchestras as London Philharmonic Orchestra, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Berlin Symphony Orchestra, Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, Munich Philharmonic Orchestra, NDR Radiophilharmonie, Budapest Symphony Orchestra, Shanghai Symphony Orchestra, Taipei Philharmonic Orchestra, Singapore Symphony Orchestra, West Australian Symphony Orchestra,  Orchestra of the Mariinsky Theatre, Saint Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra as well as other orchestras. 

Sergei has collaborated with such prominent musicians as Yury Temirkanov, Valery Gergiev, Vladimir Ashkenazi, Thomas Sanderling, Vasily Petrenko, Vasily Sinaisky, Elisabeth Leonskaya, Vladimir Spivakov, Daniil Trifonov, Klaus Mäkelä,Denis Kozhuhin, Pierre Amoyal, Andreas Ottensamer, Andrew Manze, Shlomo Mintz, Anu Tali, Muhai Tang, Ken Takaseki, Saulius Sondeckis, Nicholas Carter, Michał Nesterowicz, and many others.

Sergei Dogadin's numerous performances have been broadcast worldwide and have reached audiences on platforms such as Mezzo classic (France),, European Broadcasting Union (EBU), BR Klassic, WDR and NDR Kultur (Germany), YLE Radio (Finland), NHK (Japan) and BBC (UK).

Sergei studied at the Saint Petersburg Conservatory of Music with Prof. Vladimir Ovcharek, at the High School of Music in Cologne with Prof. Mihaela Martin, at the University of Music in Graz and the Music and Arts University in Vienna with Prof. Boris Kuschnir.

Since 2022, Dogadin is a professor at the Centro Superior Katarina Gurska (Madrid, Spain).

Sergei Dogadin had enjoyed the honor of performing during several festivals on the violins of Niccolo Paganini and Johann Strauss.

Gallery / Sergei Dogadin