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Brahms, Martin & Ravel: Milan Siljanov & Nino Chokhonelidze

24 October 2018, 13:05 - 14:00


Lunchtime Recital

Lunchtime


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The Sheldonian Theatre

Broad Street
Oxford, OX1 3AZ



The Swiss-Macedonian bass-baritone Milan Siljanov and Georgian pianist Nino Chokhonelidze were winners of the 2015 Wigmore Hall International Song Competition. Today they present the dramatic Six Monologues from Jedermann by the Swiss composer Frank Martin, alongside Ravel’s Don Quichotte à Dulcinée, and songs by Johannes Brahms.


Artist Portrait

Milan Siljanov

Milan Siljanov

Bass-Baritone

Milan Siljanov is currently in the ensemble of the Bavarian State Opera in Munich. A Samling Artist, he studied at the Guildhall School of Music & Drama (Opera Course) under the tutelage of Prof Rudolf Piernay. He is the winner of the prestigious Wigmore Hall/Kohn Foundation International Song Competition in London in 2015. In 2014, he was awarded both the first prize and audience prize at the 50th International Vocal Competition in Hertogenbosch, The Netherlands. Milan was a finalist in the Guildhall School of Music & Drama &ldq... Read Full Biography
Artist Portrait

Nino Chokhonelidze

Nino Chokhonelidze

Pianist

Born in Tbilisi, Georgia, Nino Chokhonelidze graduated from the Tbilisi State Conservatoire and the Zurich University of the Arts with an Artist Diploma in Performance and Masters of Arts with Distinction under the tutelage of Prof Hans-Jürg Strub. Sought after as a chamber musician, song accompanist and répétiteur, Nino has given recitals in the Netherlands, Germany, Switzerland, France and the UK and has appeared on BBC Radio 3 and Radio Suisse Romande. As a chamber musician she has won the 1st Prize at the Kiwanis ... Read Full Biography

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The Grand Tour – A European Journey in Song

The 17th Oxford Lieder Festival will celebrate a rich tapestry of music, words and performance in European song. Our Grand Tour of song will showcase the pinnacles of the repertoire while exploring wider cultural and geographical influences. International stars, prize-winning young artists and a wide range of concerts and other related events will take us on this beguiling journey. View the ...