Born in Tashkent, Uzbekistan, Aleksey Artemyev arrived at the prestigious Interlochen Arts Academy in Michigan as a teenager. Upon graduating with honors, he received a full scholarship to enter the San Francisco Conservatory of Music, where he completed his BM studying with the renowned pianist, Mack McCray.
Aleksey Artemyev is the prize winner of numerous piano competitions, and the recipient of several awards in outstanding achievements in music and piano. He has performed as a soloist and chamber musician throughout his native Uzbekistan, and the United States. During his undergraduate studies, Aleksey had his orchestral debut performing the famous Tchaikovsky’s 1st Piano Concerto with the San Francisco Conservatory Symphony Orchestra. He also performed numerous solo recitals at the California Rotary Club, Pacific Union Presents Music Club, and the San Jose Music Club. Aleksey was a member of the Interlochen Ensemble, which performed throughout Michigan and beyond as part of Interlochen Arts Camp fundraising campaign. There, he also held a Teaching Fellow position in piano.
Aleksey Artemyev is currently a candidate to the Doctor of Music in piano performance at the Jacobs School of Music, Indiana University, Bloomington, under the tutelage of André Watts. Here, he also received his Master of Music and held the position of Associate Instructor of Piano for 5 years.