27.05.2012 06.Siwan. 5772 Schawuoth 1
Russian pianist Denis Matsuyev debuts in Israel with the IPO.
Denis Matsuyev, 37, makes a long-awaited debut with the Israel Philharmonic this Monday. Born in the Siberian city of Irkutsk, Matsuyev was surrounded with music from an early age.
When the family moved to Moscow to further the young pianist’s education, Matsuyev was embraced by the New Names Foundation, which nurtures young musical talents. He entered the Central Musical School and graduated from the Moscow Conservatory. By 1998, he had won the prestigious Tchaikovsky competition and his career took off….