Maxim Rysanov viola, Katya Apekisheva piano

Friday 15 March 2013

The Model, The Mall, Sligo 8.00pm

Tickets: €20 / students €10 at the door (Inclusive of meet the artists reception)

Maxim Rysanov viola, Katya Apekisheva piano

Ticket Sales: Hawk’s Well Theatre / Tel: 071 916 1518 / Book online

Maxim Rysanov

Recognised as one of the world’s finest and most charismatic viola players, Maxim Rysanov performs worldwide as a concerto soloist and chamber musician. Among recent notable appearances are the BBC Proms 2010 where he performed both with EUYO and Sir Colin Davis and at the world-famous Last Night with the BBC Symphony Orchestra under Jirí Belohlávek. Rysanov is a past recipient of both the Classic FM Gramophone Young Artist of the Year and BBC New Generation Awards.
He has a strong interest in new music and has premiered works and new commissions by many composers including Richard Dubugnon. His instrument, a Giuseppe Guadagnini (1780) is on loan from the Elise Mathilde Foundation.

Katya Apekisheva

Katya is in demand internationally as a soloist and chamber musician, and has been described by Gramophone Magazine as ‘a profoundly gifted artist’ who has ‘already achieved artistic greatness’. A prizewinner at the Leeds Piano Competition and Scottish Piano Competition, Katya has appeared as soloist with many ofthe world’s leading orchestras.


Bach: Suite for solo cello No.6, arranged for viola
Schubert/ Desyatnikov: Wie der Alte Leiermann
– Interval –
Debussy: Claire de Lune (arr. Borisovsky)
Debussy: La fille aux cheveux de lin
(arr. Borisovsky)
Ravel: Pavane (arr. Borisovsky)
Fauré: Elegie Op.24 (arr. Rysanov)
Dubugnon: Incantatio for viola and piano

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