Shiukashvili was born on the 11-th of November 1975 in Tbilisi
He received his first piano lessons at the age of 12 in
Tbilisi Special Music School. In 1994 he graduated from the
school under Dodo Tsintsadze.
From 1995 through 2003 he is a student of Prof. Nodar Gabunia
and Prof. Nana Khubutia. In 2003 Valerian graduated from the
Tbilisi State Conservatoire with the Master degree. Valerian
Shiukashvili took master classes of Prof. of Moscow State
Conservatoire: N. Makarova, A. Nasedkin, E. Malinin, N.
Valerian Shiukashvili participated in famous international
music festivals and competitions. He is invited to many
international piano competitions as a member of Jury and to
give Master Classes.
Valerian Shiukashvili has an extensive career as a performing
pianist in Georgia, Russia, Europe, Japan, Israel and other
He is a: Laureate of the International Charitable Program “New
Prize winner of International Festivals and Competitions;
Soloist of Djansug Kakhidze Tbilisi Center for Music &
Founder and General Director of Nodar Gabunia National Piano
Vice-president of European Piano Teachers Association in
Soloist of Producing Center “ART IMEDI”
He has TV, Radio and CD recordings.