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Jonathan Swensen sells out Hanoi Opera House
Jonathan Swensen’s debut with Olivier Ochanine and the Sun Symphony Orchestra, his first engagement in Asia, was enjoyed by a sold-out Hanoi Opera House. Follow Jonathan on Facebook for updates on his burgeoning career.
(November 2019)

Praise for Mitsuko Uchida’s Ravel
Mitsuko Uchida recently returned from performing Ravel’s Piano Concerto in G with Andris Nelsons and the Boston Symphony Orchestra, to great acclaim. The Boston Globe praised her ‘surpassing delicacy’, whilst MassLive called the performance ‘mesmerizing’. The Boston Musical Intelligencer declared the pairing of Uchida and Ravel ‘miraculous’ ; ‘together, Uchida, Nelsons, and BSO evinced an exalted treasure.’
(November 2019)

Two debuts for Jonathan Swensen
Jonathan Swensen has made his debuts with the Philharmonia Orchestra and the Copenhagen Philharmonic. As laureate of the Windsor International String Competition, Jonathan performed the Rococo Variations with the Philharmonia Orchestra at Windsor Castle, conducted by Thomas Carroll. He then performed Shostakovich’s Cello Concerto No.2 with the Copenhagen Philharmonic and Stefan Asbury.
(September 2019)

Joseph Swensen celebrates NFM anniversary
The NFM Leopoldinum Orchestra in Wrocław recently celebrated its 40th Anniversary with a triumphant performance of Beethoven’s Symphony No.9, conducted by Joseph Swensen. Joseph is Artistic Director of the NFM Leopoldinum, a position he has held since 2017.
(September 2019)

Liza Ferschtman debuts with Toledo Symphony
Liza Ferschtman made her acclaimed debut with the Toledo Symphony, performing the Korngold Violin Concerto with Alain Trudel. The Toldeo Blade described her performance as ‘worthy of the master himself’. You can follow Liza on Instagram, where she posts regular updates from her busy touring schedule.
(September 2019)

New release from Llŷr Williams
Signum Classics have digitally released the first two volumes of Llŷr Williams’ Schubert series, the companion recording to his 3-year Schubert project with the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama. Listen on Spotify here.
(September 2019)

Itamar Zorman appointed Associate Professor at Eastman
Itamar Zorman has been appointed Associate Professor of Violin at Eastman School of Music, 2019-20, joining an ‘extraordinary’ roster of artists committed to exceptional teaching.
(July 2019)

Our Artists' Upcoming Concerts - January 2020

1 January Joseph Swensen Edinburgh, UK
1 January Philippe Bach Meiningen, Germany
3 January Joseph Swensen Dumfries, UK
4 January Joseph Swensen Ayr, UK
5 January Joseph Swensen Dundee, UK
5 January Philippe Bach Meiningen, Germany
8 January Philippe Bach Meiningen, Germany
8 January Mitsuko Uchida Pamplona, Spain
10 January Mitsuko Uchida Gran Canaria, Spain
11 January Mitsuko Uchida Tenerife, Spain
11 January Joseph Swensen Wrocław, Poland
13 January Mitsuko Uchida Lisbon, Portugal
15 January Mitsuko Uchida Valencia, Spain
17 January Ildikó Szabó Budapest, Hungary
17 January Philippe Bach Meiningen, Germany
18 January Itamar Zorman Ann Arbor, MI
19 January Llŷr Williams Cardiff, UK
19 January Liza Ferschtman Elmau, Germany
20 January Itamar Zorman Ann Arbor, MI
22 January Louis Lortie Waterloo, Belgium
24 January Dimitris Botinis Novosibirsk, Russia
24 January Philippe Bach Bern, Switzerland
24 January Louis Lortie Waterloo, Belgium
25 January Mitsuko Uchida Dortmund, Germany
25 January Dimitris Botinis Novosibirsk, Russia
26 January Itamar Zorman Davie, FL
26 January Louis Lortie Toronto, ON
27 January Mitsuko Uchida Salzburg, Austria
28 January Itamar Zorman Naples, FL
29 January Mitsuko Uchida Hamburg, Germany
30 January Dimitris Botinis Moscow, Russia
30 January Roman Rabinovich Budapest, Hungary
30 January Llŷr Williams Cardiff, UK
30 January Itamar Zorman Atlanta, GA
30 January Liza Ferschtman Paris, France
31 January Mitsuko Uchida London, UK