Konstantin Lifschitz

  • Piano
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Konstantin Lifschitz has established a worldwide reputation for performing extraordinary feats of endurance with honesty and persuasive beauty. His performance was praised as “the most magical moment“ and “deeply satisfying” by The Independent, and “naturally expressive and gripping” by the New York Times He has appeared with many of the great orchestras including the New York Philharmonic, Chicago Symphony Orchestra, London Symphony Orchestra, San Francisco Symphony, St Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra, Frankfurt Radio Symphony Orchestra, NDR Symphony Orchestra Hamburg. He has collaborated with leading conductors such as Mstislav Rostropovich, Vladimir Spivakov, Yury Temirkanov, Sir Neville Marriner, Bernard Haitink, Sir Roger Norrington, Fabio Luisi, Marek Janowski, Eliahu Inbal, Andrey Boreyko. As a chamber musician, he has collaborated with such artists as, Gidon Kremer, Maxim Vengerov, Vadim Repin, Misha Maisky, Mstislav Rostropovich, Natalia Gutman, Dmitry Sitkovetsky, Patricia Kopatchinskaja, Sol Gabetta. Recently, he appears frequently as a conductor with such ensembles and orchestras including the Century Orchestra Osaka, Izumi Sinfonietta, Moscow Virtuosi and Solisti di Napoli Naples. Leading from the piano, he released all of Bach’s seven keyboard concertos with the Stuttgart Chamber Orchestra. In 2018/19 season he will appear with Ural Philharmonic Orchestra/Dimitry Liss, Naples Philharmonic/Andrey Boreyko and will perform solo recitals at Elbphilharmonie Hamburg, Moscow Philharmonic Hall, La Sala Verdi Milano and many others. He is also invited by festivals including Tokyo Spring Festival, Rancho La Puerta's Music Festival, XII Mariinsky International Piano Festival, Trans-Siberian Art Festival, Kutna Hora Music Festival, London Piano Festival, Würzburg Bachtage and Musiktage Höri Bodensee, where he serves as an honorary patron. Konstantin Lifschitz is a Fellow of the Royal Academy of Music in London and has been appointed a professor of the Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts since 2008. http://www.konstantinlifschitz.de