Critical acclaim for Lisa Batiashvili’s Tchaikovsky and Sibelius’ Violin Concertos Album

Lisa Batiashvili’s latest album – featuring Tchaikovsky and Sibelius’ Violin Concertos with Daniel Barenboim and Staatskapelle Berlin – is receiving superb response, including 5-star reviews from publications like BBC Music Magazine and The Guardian. Gramophone Magazine named it ‘Record...

Sarah’s Music – Lisa Batiashvili in the Pierre Boulez Saal

Sarah Willis meets star violinist Lisa Batiashvili preparing for her first performance in the Pierre Boulez Saal in Berlin and top concert hall acoustician Yasuhisa Toyota reveals how to create such a perfect acoustic....

Lisa Batiashvili is Bamberger Symphoniker’s Portrait Artist

This week sees Lisa Batiashvili begin her residency with Bamberger Symphoniker as their 2016/17 Portrait Artist. Chosen by the orchestra for being “one of today’s outstanding and most versatile musicians”, Lisa will perform over the space...

Lisa Batiashvili is “impeccable … richly soulful” with the Los Angeles Philharmonic

“She and Dudamel, who demonstrated a strong musical chemistry, began the concerto with sweet poise for one of those memorable Tchaikovskian melodies that the composer makes you remember because (unstable of mind?) he never...

Lisa Batiashvili returns to LA Phil for her first appearance with Dudamel

Lisa Batiashvili performs Tchaikovsky’s Violin Concerto with the Los Angeles Philharmonic and Gustavo Dudamel in the Walt Disney Concert Hall on 2, 3, 4 and 5 February. The concerts mark Lisa’s first collaboration with...

Presto interview – Lisa Batiashvili on Sibelius and Tchaikovsky

Released on Deutsche Grammophon in November, Lisa Batiashvili’s recording of the Sibelius and Tchaikovsky Violin Concertos with Daniel Barenboim Staatskapelle Berlin hit our desks just as we were finalising the ‘Presto Top 100’ for...

Tchaikovsky; Sibelius Violin Concertos Album honored on “Best of” Lists

Gramophone Magazine: Best New Classical Albums “This is concerto-playing of the very highest order from Lisa Batiashvili and Daniel Barenboim. Every familiar phrase somehow manages to sound both authoritative and newly discovered. Our Audio...

Lisa Batiashvili: „Für Barenboim verzichte ich gern auf meinen Urlaub“

Lisa Batiashvili spielt am Sonnabend beim Silvester-Konzert an der Staatsoper die erste Geige. Es gibt den doppelten Tschaikowsky. Ihr Kalender war eigentlich schon dicht für dieses Jahr, dann kam das Angebot von Daniel Barenboim...

Zu Gast: Lisa Batiashvili

Die Georgierin gehört zu den besten Geigerinnen der Gegenwart: Mit ihrer Leichtigkeit und einem eindrucksvoll reinen, natürlichen Ton hat die Violinistin es ganz nach oben geschafft. Zum Jahreswechsel gibt sie zwei Konzerte in der...

Lisa Batiashvili plays Tchaikovsky in Germany and the Netherlands

To celebrate the New Year, Lisa Batiashvili joins the Staatskapelle Berlin and Maestro Daniel Barenboim for two performances at the Staatsoper im Schiller Theater. Ms. Batiashvili plays Tchaikovsky’s Violin Concerto in D Major, Op....