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.
5 Stars for Joseph Swensen at East Neuk Festival
On 30th June, Joseph Swensen conducted the Scottish Chamber Orchestra at the closing concert of the East Neuk Festival to great acclaim, with critics praising his ‘slow-burning affection’ for the music (*****, The Times).
Llŷr Williams accompanies all five Cardiff Singer Finalists
In a first for the competition, Llŷr Williams accompanied all five Song Prize finalists at the 2019 BBC Cardiff Singer of the World. Covering a wide range of the art song repertoire, his ‘superb’ playing was noted for giving the evening an ‘added distinction’. Watch Chinese tenor Mingjie Lei accept the Song Prize from Dame Kiri Te Kanawa here.
New Signing – Jonathan Swensen
We are delighted to announce that cellist Jonathan Swensen has joined our roster for General Management. A rising young star of the cello, Jonathan is a laureate of Young Concert Artists 2018, and winner of both the 2019 Windsor International String Competition and the 2018 Khachaturian International Cello Competition. We look forward to working with Jonathan as his career blossoms.
Roman Rabinovich’s Haydn is Sunday Times Album of the Week
Roman Rabinovich’s latest recording, Haydn Sonatas Vol.1, has been chosen as one of the Sunday Times ‘Albums of the Week’. Hugh Canning, reviewing, describes the CD as “a foretaste of splendours to come.”
Llŷr Williams – debut in Canada
Llŷr Williams has made his acclaimed Canadian debut at Salle Bourgie. Le Devoir praised the recital, writing: “Llŷr Williams’ impressive talent for creating colours and atmospheres is immediately evident, but reaches a degree of magic in Ravel’s La vallée des cloches.” Llŷr Williams returns to London on 19 March, playing Mendelssohn’s Piano Concerto No.2 with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra.
Our Artists' Upcoming Concerts - September 2019
|1 September||Jonathan Swensen||Nørre Alslev, Denmark||3 September||Philippe Bach||Eisenach, Germany||6 September||Louis Lortie||Wellington, NZ||7 September||Louis Lortie||Auckland, NZ||7 September||Llŷr Williams||Cowbridge, UK||8 September||Philippe Bach||Eisenach, Germany||12 September||Joseph Swensen||Brisbane, QLD||13 September||Louis Lortie||Dunedin, NZ||14 September||Jonathan Swensen||Aarhus, Denmark||14 September||Louis Lortie||Christchurch, NZ||14 September||Philippe Bach||Meiningen, Germany||15 September||Roman Rabinovich||Richmond, VA||15 September||Jonathan Swensen||Aarhus, Denmark||17 September||Roman Rabinovich||Washington, DC||18 September||Jonathan Swensen||Windsor, UK||20 September||Louis Lortie||Bonn, Germany||20 September||Philippe Bach||Frutigen, Switzerland||21 September||Mitsuko Uchida||Bucharest, Romania||21 September||Llŷr Williams||Rochester, UK||22 September||Dimitris Botinis||Moscow, Russia||22 September||Philippe Bach||Bern, Switzerland||23 September||Mitsuko Uchida||Cologne, Germany||24 September||Dimitris Botinis||Yaroslavl, Russia||25 September||Mitsuko Uchida||Vienna, Austria||26 September||Itamar Zorman||Kronberg, Germany||26 September||Mitsuko Uchida||Vienna, Austria||26 September||Philippe Bach||Meiningen, Germany||26 September||Jonathan Swensen||Roskilde, Denmark||27 September||Liza Ferschtman||Toledo, OH||27 September||Jonathan Swensen||Copenhagen, Denmark||28 September||Liza Ferschtman||Toledo, OH||28 September||Joseph Swensen||Wroclaw, Poland||29 September||Philippe Bach||Meiningen, Germany||29 September||Mitsuko Uchida||Innsbruck, Austria|