Alexandre Tharaud
TIME:
2014.05.25
COST:

To be determined

ADD:
Chengdu, Sichuan Conservatory Concert Hall


The international icon Alexandre Tharaud is one of the shining stars of the piano world. He headlined in some of

the most celebrated venues and festivals, including: Théâtre des Champs-Élysées in Paris, Teatro Colon in Buenos

Aires, Washington Kennedy Center, etc.


As a soloist, he plays with prestigious orchestras like the Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France and theJapan Philharmonic Orchestra.The reputation of Alexandre Tharaud, heralded as one of the most adventurous pianists of his time, has grown steadily since his role in Amour (Palme d’Or Cannes 2012, Best Foreign Film, Golden Globes USA 2013; Oscar for Best Foreign Film, Academy Awards USA 2013). In 2011, he won the award for Best Record of Year at the Echo KlassikAwards with “Scarlatti, Sonatas.” He won the award for instrumental soloist with the album “The Boeuf sur le Toit:Swinging Paris” at the Victoires de la Musique 2012 with the “Klassic Ohne Grenzen” prize as well as the Klassic 2013for the same disc.His China tour is organized by Kajimoto. It is a gigantic tour, as large as the musician himself.