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Concert in Tashkent

On 28th October 2016 Aurora Gächter and Ilva Eigus performed with the State Symphony Orchestra of Uzbekistan in the concert hall of the Tashkent State Music Conservatoire. This was the opening concert of the international Festival Golden Autumn, frequented by musicians from all over the world. Aurora’s and Ilva’s renderings of Henri Wieuxtemps left a deep impression with their virtuosity and brilliance.

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Concert in Riga

After a week of intense master class with Liana Tretyakova, the young violinists Aurora Gächter, Ilva Eigus and Sophie Branson performed their solo programs in the Reformed Church in Riga. This church is known for its excellent acoustic properties.

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Ilva Eigus at the Violinist Parade

On 19.10.2016 a concert under the title of “Violinist Parade” was held in the Guild House of the Blackheads in Riga, Latvia. Violinists from Latvia, Russia, Belgium and Switzerland appeared in this concert, dedicated the 100. anniversary of Sir Yehudi Menuhin. Continue reading

First Masterclass in Menton

The first Masterclass of the Zakhar Bron School of Music took place from the 5th to 10th of August within the frame of the 67th edition of the famous Music Festival of Menton – a gem town on the Côte d'Azur. Our guest professors Sergei Ostrovsky (Switzerland-Israel) and Alexandra Soumm (France) are among the celebrated violinists of our days. The Masterclass was opened by the close friend of our School, Maxim Vengerov, one of the most famous violinists in the world. Continue reading

Concert at the Congress House of Zurich

In the first days of summer, on June 26th, the students of the Zakhar Bron School of Music appeared on the stage of the Chamber Hall of the Congress House of Zurich for the first time. Continue reading

Ilva Eigus in the Bolshoi Theatre, Moscow

Thanks to the generous support of the Vladimir Spivakov Foundation, a concert of young soloists took place in the Beethoven Hall of the Bolshoi Theater on June 3rd. The concert has been a highlight of the international annual festival „Moscow Meets Friends“. Continue reading

Second Prize for Aurora Gächter in Florence

Nine year old violinist Aurora Gächter has presented two virtuoso pieces by the Belgian composer Henri Vieuxtemps (1820–1881): „Fantasia appassionata” and the dazzling “Tarantella”, winning the second prize in the junior category of the Premio Crescendo competition in Florence, Italy.

Ilva Eigus Performs in Florence

We are happy to share that Ilva Eigus, eight year old student at our School, has made a debut appearance in the Aula Magna of the Ospedale di Careggi in Florence on the invitation of the Agimus Firenze concert agency. She presented a program encompassing three different styles: baroque (Bach’s violin concerto in E major, 1st movement), romantic (“Legend” by Wieniawski) and modern (three preludes by Shostakovich). The concert was a big success and was warmly received by the Italian audience.

Congratulations for our pianists

Our congratulations go to Sofia Gorshkova and Dan Blank who received the certificate of the 1st and the 3rd level at the Young Pianists Competition in Minsk. We also congratulate their teacher Slava Spiridonov upon the first success of his students at an international competition.

1st Prize at the Swiss National Youth Music Competition in Lugano

Congratulations to Alexander Sahatci, student of Liana Tretiakova, with his success (1st Prize with Honors) at the Swiss National Youth Music Competition in Lugano. Alexander also performed at the Award Ceremony and Prizewinner’s Concert at the famous Aula Magna of Conservatory Svizzera Italiana in Lugano.