Cello virtuoso Emanuel Graf Joins TYB Arts!

Cello virtuoso Emanuel Graf Joins TYB Arts!

We are excited to announce the addition of cellist Emanuel Graf to the TYB Arts family.
Wielding the L’évêque de La Rochelle cello crafted by the legendary Antonio Stradivari in 1690, Graf brings an unparalleled richness to every performance, captivating audiences with his dashing and masterful execution.

Graf has worked with famous conductors such as Zubin Metha, Herbert Blomstedt, Christoph Eschenbach, Andris Nelsons, Gianandrea Noseda, Paavo Järvi, Yoel Gamzou, and Kirill Petrenko; played with orchestras like the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra, Gewandhaus Orchestra Leipzig, Radio Symphony Orchestra Berlin, Zurich Opera, Deutsche Oper Berlin, and Basel Symphony Orchestra; and played at venues including la Scala in Milan, Gewandhaus Leipzig, Chicago Symphony Center and Carnegie Hall.

 

Boris Giltburg Returns to Bochum

Boris Giltburg Returns to Bochum

Prepare for a spectacular musical evening as virtuoso pianist Boris Giltburg returns to grace the stage of the Bochumer Symphoniker! On April 14th, Giltburg will captivate audiences with Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No.5 in E-flat major, Op.73, famously known as the “Emperor” concerto.

Giltburg has expressed his excitement at reuniting with Maestro Steven Sloane, with whom he had previously shared the stage for his performance of Rachmaninov’s Fourth Piano Concerto.

Mark your calendars and secure your tickets by visiting https://www.bochumer-symphoniker.de/konzerte/detail/bosy-matinee-29/

 

 

Weather the April showers by catching Kotaro Fukuma live!

Weather the April showers by catching Kotaro Fukuma live!

Get ready for an electrifying April as pianist Kotaro Fukuma unleashes his new tour across Europe and Central Asia, with performances lined up in Germany and France as well as in Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, and Uzbekistan.

The repertoire features Mozart’s exhilarating Concerto for Two Pianos and Orchestra K.365, alongside mesmerizing pieces by Fauré, Chopin, Rachmaninov, Elgar, Ravel, and other brilliant contemporary composers.

Check out more information about venues and programs at https://kotarofukuma.com/schedule/

April 4: France
Claix, Salle Le Déclic
Festival Belle Musique

April 7: Germany
Neuruppin / Altes Gymnasium
Neuruppin Musikverein

April 12: Germany
Stuttgart, Steinway Haus
Steinway Haus Stuttgart

April 14: Kazakhstan
Astana, Astana Opera Chamber Hall
Japanese Spring Chamber Music Festival

April 15: Kazakhstan
Almaty, Zhambyla Kazakh State Philharmonic, Great Hall
Japanese Spring Chamber Music Festival

April 17: Kyrgyzstan
Bishkek, Kyrgyz National Philharmonic, Chamber Music Hall
Japanese Spring Chamber Music Festival

April 19: Uzbekistan
Tashkent, State Conservatory of Uzbekistan
Japanese Spring Chamber Music Festival

April 20: Uzbekistan
Samarkand, Samarkand Regional Theatre of Musical Drama
Japanese Spring Chamber Music Festival

April 24: Germany
Hamburg, Steinway Haus
Klavierabend mit Kotaro Fukuma

April 26: Germany
Dresden
Bechstein Dresden

April 28: Germany
Planegg, Kupferhaus
Kulturforum Planegg

 

 

Proud to announce Barbara Dragan as the newest conductor to join TYB Arts

Proud to announce Barbara Dragan as the newest conductor to join TYB Arts

Conductor Barbara Dragan is the newest addition to TYB Arts’ family. Dragan was named Young Associate Conductor at Orchestre National de France for the 2023/24 season, an achievement that catapults her to centre stage and makes her a talent to watch.

You can see her in action in upcoming performances at Opera de Toulon, Orchestre de Chambre de Paris, Sinfonia Varsovia, Philharmonic Choir Tokyo, and Symphony Nova Scotia.

 

 

Teo Gheorghiu will return to the Tonhalle to play Brahms Piano Concerto N. 2 on April 2

Teo Gheorghiu will return to the Tonhalle to play Brahms Piano Concerto N. 2 on April 2

Teo Gheorghiu will return to the Tonhalle on April 2, 2024, this time to play Brahms’ Piano Concerto N. 2, with the Alumni Sinfonieorchester Zürich, conducted by Mo. Johannes Schlaefli. The program also includes Wagner’s Tristan und Isolde, Vorspiel & Liebestod and the work that made Richard Strauss a young star: Don Juan, Op. 20. See you there!

Tickets at: https://webshop.zurichticket.ch/thz.webshop/webticket/seatmap?eventId=5041

 

 

Pleased to announce that conductor Beatrice Venezi is joining TYB Arts for general management!

Pleased to announce that conductor Beatrice Venezi is joining TYB Arts for general management!

Italian conductor Beatrice Venezi is known as a Puccini specialist with a vast symphonic repertoire. She has conducted at Arena di Verona, Maggio Musicale, Teatro Verdi, La Fenice, and, internationally, Opéra de Nice, Japan Philharmonic, Metz-Métropole, Opéra Grand Avignon, Opera Holland Park. This season will see her conduct Turandot at the Hong Kong Opera and at Teatro Colón in Buenos Aires, Tosca at Teatro Lirico di Cagliari, and Manon Lescaut for the composer’s centennial at Festival Puccini.

Her spectacularly charismatic stage presence and her passion for making classical music accessible to a wider audience have led her to collaborate on a wide range of productions, from TV programs to popular music competitions. Venezi is a Warner Classics artist and her most recent recording “Heroines” (2021) offers orchestral portraits of women.