Lisa Batiashvili

Artist-in-residence | Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia (2017/18)

Lisa Batiashvili

Official website of Award-winning Georgian violinist

Praised by audiences and fellow musicians for her virtuosity and profound sensitivity.

Lisa Batiashvili, Musical America’s 2015 Instrumentalist of the Year, is this season’s Artist-in-Residence with the Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia (Rome). Praised by audiences and fellow musicians for her virtuosity and “profound sensitivity” (Financial Times), the Georgian-born violinist, who has lived in Germany for over 25 years, has developed long-standing relationships with some of the world’s leading orchestras, including the New York Philharmonic, Staatskapelle Berlin, Berliner Philharmoniker, Tonhalle-Orchester Zürich, Chamber Orchestra of Europe, and London Symphony Orchestra.

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Lisa Batiashvili & Daniel Barenboim – Tchaikovsky/Sibelius – Violin Concertos (Trailer)

Lisa Batiashvili and Staatskapelle Berlin under Daniel Barenboim’s baton present an unforgettable version of Tchaikovsky’ and Sibelius’ violin concertos.

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Schedule

Schedule

West-Eastern Divan Orchestra

Berlin | Waldbühne Berlin


Daniel Barenboim, conductor

TCHAIKOVSKY: Violin Concerto
DEBUSSY: Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune
DEBUSSY: La mer


Dresden Staatskapelle

Meran | Stadttheater Meran


Alan Gilbert, conductor

PROKOFIEV: Violin Concerto No. 2 in G minor, op. 63
MAHLER: Symphony No. 1 in D major "Titan"


Recordings

Recordings

Visions of Prokofiev

Lisa Batiashvili and the Chamber Orchestra of Europe, under Yannick Nézet-Séguin, present an album devoted to the music of Sergey Prokofiev.

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Tchaikovsky / Sibelius

Lisa Batiashvili and Staatskapelle Berlin under Daniel Barenboims baton present an unforgettable version of Tchaikovsky and Sibelius' violin concertos, two of the most beloved, passionate and demanding pieces for violin and orchestra.

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Bach

Lisa Batiashvili presents a fine selection in chamber and orchestral music of popular, but also newly recorded Bach pieces. This includes the first ever recording of Bach's famous aria "Erbarme Dich, mein Gott".

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Latest News

Updates on Lisa’s concerts, recording projects and press features

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Concert with the West-Eastern Divan Orchestra and Daniel Barenboim

For almost 20 years, the West-Eastern Divan Orchestra, founded by Daniel Barenboim and Edward W. Said, has been a global ambassador of cultural understanding in the music world. It’s comprised of young artists from...

Lisa Batiashvili awarded Doctorate at the University of the Arts in Helsinki

Lisa Batiashvili has been awarded an Honorary Doctorate from The University of the Arts Helsinki– the highest acknowledgement a University can grant. The conferment ceremony, held on 08 June, will honour alumni from all three of the University’s academies — Sibelius...

Sibelius’s Violin Concerto is now available on the Digital Concert Hall

Now available on the Digital Concert Hall of the Berlin Philharmonic is Lisa Batiashvili’s rendition of Sibelius’s Violin Concerto with Paavo Järvi. “The first notes of Jean Sibelius’ Violin Concerto rarely shine simultaneously as...