September 6, 21:00
Villa Cipressi, Varenna
Vadim Tchijik (violin) Fabrice Loyal (cello)
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Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750): 4 Inventions BWV 772
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1971): Duo K. 423 in G
Maurice Ravel (1875-1937): Sonata for Violin and Cello
Georg F. Handel-Johan Halvorsen (1864-1935): Passacaglia HWV 432
It's possible to book a dinner à la carte at La Contrada Restaurant, inside Villa Cipressi. For reservation: +39 0341 830113
Vadim Tchijik (violin)
"Already Maestro" after the famous French magazine "Diapason", Prize-winner of many prestigious international violin competitions such as N. Paganini Competition in Genoa, P.I.Tchaikovsky Competition in Moscow, R. Lipizer Competition in Gorizia; winner of Juventus Award (France).
He has performed with Moscow Symphony Orchestra, North Nederland Symphony Orchestra, Kharkov Philharmonic Orchestra, Freiburg Symphony Orchestra, Orchestra di Teatro di Genova, Yaroslavl Philharmonic Orchestra, Ulianovsk Philharmonic Orchestra, Orchestra di Padova e del Veneto, Musica Vitae Chamber Orchestra and many others.
He plays in the biggest halls as: Théâtre des Champs-Elysées, Theatre du Châtelet, Salle Gaveau in Paris, Concertgebow in Amsterdam, Dvorak Hall in Prague, Big Hall of Tchaikovsky Conservatory in Moscou, Suntory Hall and Hamarikyu Asahi Hall in Tokyo, Philharmonie in Cologne and Konzerthaus in Freiburg...
Vadim gives recitals all over the Europe, USA and Asia. He is very often invited to participate in different music festivals among which Festival Radio France and Montpellier, Pablo Casals, Nancyphonies, Guebwiller, Festival of St-Riquier, Fetes Romantiques de Nohant, Young Artists Festival in Los Angeles, Semaines Musicales de Tours… He performs in various radio and TV broadcasts in many countries and recorded several CD's for Lyrinx, Exton and DOCdata Benelux labels. In 2006 he participates in Japan at the recording of a series of CD dedicated to the 250th Mozart Anniversary.
He played chamber music with Pieter Wispelwey, Emmanuel Pahud, Jean-Claude Pennetier, Marielle NORDMANN, Philippe BERNOLD, David Geringas, Marielle Nordmann, Philippe Bernold, Cedric Tiberghien, Marc Coppey, Alexander Melnikov, Alban Gerhardt, Michel Lethiec etc.
Born in November 1975, he started to study the violin at the age of six and gave his first concert when he was only eight. He finished the famous Tchaikovsky Central Music School in Moscow, National Superior Conservatory of Music in Lyon, High Conservatory of Music in Cologne, and always obtained the highest honours.
In 2010, he is on the cover of the famous magazine "String" with an exclusive interview of six pages.
He is also an Artistic Director of the International Music Festival in Hyeres, "Les Musicales de Saint-Martin" and gives master classes in Europe and in Asia.
Fabrice Loyal (cello)
Fabrice Loyal started playing the piano at the age of five and he discovered his instrument, the cello, a few years later.
He had his musical education at first at the Marseille Conservatoire, then at the Geneva Haute Ecole de Musique where he was awarded the Virtuosity Prize and where he got his Higher Education Certificate and the Teaching Skills Diploma.
He met and worked with great masters such as Truls Mork, Janos Starker, Miklos Perenyi and Gabor Takacs. He graduated in Switzerland (Tibor Varga Academy), in Austria (Summering) and from the Cziffra Foundation in France.
He has played with the Geneva soloists, J. Starker, M. Larrieu, J.-P. Wallez, I. Oistrach, R. Kussmaul, E. Pahud, D. Pascal, W. Latchounia... He is now the headmaster of the Vesinet Conservatoire de Musique et de Danse. He performs in France, Europe, Asia.
From the press:
" The way the cellist Fabrice Loyal plays, a warmly one, is the very model of simplicity an elegance" Le Progrès
"Fabrice Loyal brings amazing interpretation of some of the greatest classical works" The Nation