Peter Feranec was born in 1964 in Bratislava - former Czechoslovakia In 1985 after graduating from the Bratislava Academy of Music, he attended the Bartok International Festival and Seminar (1985-1987) with Professor P. Eotvos and conducted contemporary music. The same year, he began five years studies, a scholarship from the Russian Ministry of Culture, at the State Conservatory in St.Petersburg (former Leningrad) under M. Jansons (graduated in 1990
The Mikhailovsky Theatre Grand Prix on 30 November and 01 December will be broadcast live on the Internet. Ballet lovers all over the world will be able to watch performances by pupils of Russia’s leading choreographic schools and by recognized stars.
The Mikhailovksy Theatre has been nominated for eleven Golden Mask awards for the 2010/11 season, with some of the theatre’s productions in the running for the title of ‘Best Opera’ and ‘Best Ballet’.