Artem Naumenko was born in 1992 in Saratov, Russia. He studied at the Central Music School, Moscow, the Moscow Tchaikovsky State Conservatory and the Conservatoire National Supérieur de Musique et de Danse de Paris.
He has been awarded prizes at numerous musical competitions and festivals including the Gold Medal at the 2003 Delphic Games, and has performed at the Copenhagen Summer Festival and at concerts organised by UNESCO, Paris.
He regularly performs in the woodwind quintet Apalone and Brazilian samba-funk group Agora. Naumenko has appeared with the Orchestre de chambre de Paris, the National Philharmonic Orchestra of Russia and the Czech Philharmonic among others, and has frequently been invited to perform as First Flute in the Moscow Virtuosi State Chamber Orchestra.
He also composes and arranges music as well as teaching and organising concerts. Naumenko has received support from the Vladimir Spivakov International Charity Foundation, the Meyer Foundation, Bourse du Gouvernement Français and Fonds de Tarrazi.
Role: Classical Artist