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    2023/OKT/03 · 19:45 Uhr
    Casals Forum
    Kronberg, Deutschland

  • Georgy Kovalev

    Georgy Kovalev

    Bio

    Year of birth:
    1990

    Place of birth:
    Tiflis, Georgia

    Studies:

    • Viola BA – Cologne – Hochschule für Musik und Tanz Köln – Matthias Buchholz – (2008-2011)
    • Viola BA – Geneve – Haute École de Musique Genève – Nobuko Imai – (2011-2013)
    • Viola MA/ Professional Studies – Kronberg Academy – Nobuko Imai – (2013-2016)
    • Viola MA – Berlin – Hochschule für Musik „Hanns Eisler“ – Tabea Zimmermann – (2016-2019)

    Current job:
    Soloist and Chamber Musician,
    Freelance

    Websites:
    www.georgykovalev.com
    www.youtube.com
    https://youtu.be

    Contact:

    Management: www.k-artists.de

    Biography:

    Georgy Kovalev, born in 1990 in Tiflis (Georgia), studied at Kronberg Academy with Nobuko Imai, and finished his studies with Prof. Tabea Zimmermann at Hochschule für Musik Hanns Eisler. 

    He is a prize winner and a finalist of many international competitions such as the Yuri Bashmet International Competition in Moscow, Tokyo International Viola Competition and recipient of the 2011 Neva Foundation Prize awarded by the Verbier Festival. As a soloist Georgy Kovalev has performed with leading orchestras such as the Kremerata Baltica Chamber Orchestra, Munich Chamber Orchestra, Moscow Soloists Chamber Orchestra, New Japan Philharmonic Orchestra among others. 

    In recital and chamber music setting, performances have brought him all over Europe, Russia, Asia and the US.

    His chamber music partners include Martha Argerich, Gidon Kremer, Christian Tetzlaff, Steven Isserlis, Yuri Bashmet, Fazil Say, Emanuel Ax, Jörg Widmann, at renowned international music festivals such as Schubertiade, Verbier Festival, Ravinia Festival, Heidelberger Frühling, Delft Kamermuziek Festival, Westcork Chamber Music Festival, Robeco Summer Series Concertgebouw, Rheingau Festival and Kronberg Academy Festival. He is a leading viola in „Amsterdam Sinfonietta“ Chamber Orchestra. 

    In February 2018 Georgy recorded a CD with Bach‘s „The Art of The Fugue“ with the Delian Quartett on German Radio which was nominated for the Opus Klassik “Best chamber music CD” prize. 

    In 2022 together with „Südwestdeutsche Kammerorchester Pforzheim“ and Johannes Moesus as a conductor, Georgy recorded Viola Concerto as well as a Triple Concerto for Viola, Flute and the Double Base, with Roman Patkolo on the double base and Kathrin Christians on the flute written by Johannes Speger for the famous CPO label.

    As a solo violist and member of several chamber music groups Georgy has given many masterclasses at festivals such as Gioie Musicali (Asolo, Italy), Mit Musik – Miteinander (Kronberg Academy, Germany), Lauter Project (Ferrara, Italy) and Ortus Chamber Music Festival (Ireland).

     

    Studierende

    Jelena Antić

    Bella Chich

    Maj Bommas

    Ukyo Fujiwara

    Franziska Hügel

    Sophie Kiening

    Gordon Lau

    Brian Isaacs

    Arcan Isenkul

    Haesue Lee

    Eric Seohyun Moon

    Sào Soulez Larivière

    Natalie Loughran

    Ayaka Taniguchi

    Caspar Vinzens

    Luisa Ye

    Alumni

    Micha Afkham

    Guy Ben-Ziony

    Agathe Blondel

    Barbara Buntrock

    Öykü Canpolat

    Marie Chilemme

    Hélène Clément

    Toby Cook

    Lotus de Vries

    Valentin Eichler

    Miguel Erlich

    Karolina Errera Pavon

    Stefanie Farrands

    Sara Ferrandez Castro

    Alexander Gordon

    Olga Hansen

    Stine Hasbirk

    Gabriele Heinecke

    Miriam Helms Alien

    Kyuri Kim

    Sejune Kim

    Georgy Kovalev

    Anna Krimm

    Hande Küden

    Josip Kvetek

    Adrien la Marca

    S. Seungwon Lee

    Marion Leleu

    Anna Lewis

    Matthew Lipman

    Mark Liu

    Lev Loiko

    Ana Mba-Flores

    Ada Myriel Meinich

    Giovanni Menna

    Johannes Moehrle

    Sindy Mohamed

    Nilay Özdemir

    Kyoungmin Park

    Yael Patish

    Tahlia Petrosian

    Anna Puig Torne

    Madeleine Przybyl

    Muriel Razavi

    Alejandro Regueira

    Pauline Sachse

    Teresa Schwamm

    Jungahn Shin

    Clara-Hélène Stangorra

    Arnold Stieve

    Maya Tal

    Antoine Tamestit

    German Tcakulov

    Kei Tojo

    Ulla Tremuth

    Albin Uusijärvi

    Simone von Rahden

    Emma Wernig

    Judith Wijzenbeek

    Zhechao Xie

    Peijun Xu

    Armando Yagüe

    Ula U. Zebriunaite

    Sarina Zickgraf

    Ylvali Zilliacus

    Silas Zschocke