Művészeti vezetők / Artistic directors:
Kokas Katalin & Kelemen Barnabás
F. Schubert: Arpeggione sonata
Featuring: Maxim Rysanov – viola, José Gallardo - piano
He is principally known for his performances as a violist, guest of the crème of international music scene. He now combines his viola performance with a career as a conductor.
Maxim has long been recognised by the international music scene and his list of prizes affirm that status. These include the Classic FM Gramophone Young Artist of the Year Award and the BBC Radio 3 New Generation Award, as well as the Geneva, Lionel Tertis and Valentino Bucchi international viola competitions.
As a concerto soloist Maxim will perform the world premiere of a new Viola Concerto by Peteris Vasks in May 2016. The work is being co-commissioned for him by the BBC National Orchestra of Wales, the Vale of Glamorgan Festival and the Orchestre Philharmonique de Strasbourg.
Maxim is currently Artist in Residence at the Royal College of Music. He is delighted to have a Giuseppe Guadagnini viola (1780) on extended loan from the Elise Mathilde Foundation.
As a conductor this season Maxim has debuted with the Russian National Orchestra, RTVE Madrid, Danubia and London Mozart Players among others.