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Dance The Evening Away with Haik Kazazyan - winner of 2015 International Tchaikovsky Competition

  • Trianon Theatre 72 North 5th Street San Jose, CA, 95112 United States (map)

Location: Main Theatre

Haik Kazazanyan is a prize winner of many international competitions, including:

2001 - XII International H. Wieniawski Competition in Poznan (Third Prize)

2002 - XII International P.I. Tchaikovsky Competition (Fourth Prize)

2004 - International Violin Competition in Sion-Valais (Winner)

2005 - International Violin M. Long- J. Thibaud Competition (Third Prize)

2007 - International Isang Yun Competition in Tongyeon, South Korea (Winner)

2011 - The George Enescu Competition in Bucharest (Second Prize)

2015 - International Tchaikovsky Competition in Moscow (Third Prize)

2017 - Berliner International Music Competition (Grand Prize)

Kazazyan performs in major concert venues around the world and has participated in the Verbier Festival, the Stars on Baikal Festival, and the Arts Square Festival among many others. In 2010 his solo album, “Opera Fantasies,” was released by the Delos label. He also released a new CD. "Edward Grieg: The Violin Sonatas," in 2017. Since 2002 he has been a soloist for the Moscow Philharmonic and has taught at the Moscow Conservatory since 2008.

Piano accompanist: Chen Woo

Concert Program:

F. Kreisler - In tempo Minuetto

W. A. Mozart - Minuetto (Divertimento No. 17, K. 334)

H. Wieniawski - Mazurka 'Obertas' , opus 19, no.1

Capriccio-Valse E major, opus 7

P. de Sarasate - Spanish Dances

Romanza Andaluza, opus 22 no. 1

Habanera, opus 21 no.2

Jota Navarra, opus 22 no. 2

M. de Falla - Spanish Dance

B. Bartok - Romanian Folk Dances

P. I. Tchaikovsky - Russian Dance (Violin Solo from 'Swan Lake')

Valse Sentimentale

I. Stravinsky - Russian Dance from the ballet 'Petrushka'

A. Khachaturian - Ayshe's Dance from ballet 'Gayaneh'

Sabre Dance from ballet 'Spartacus'

M. Ravel - Piece en forme de Habanera

J. Brahms - Hungarian Dances no. 5, 9 and 17

A. Bazzini - The dance of the Goblins(Les ronde des lutins), opus 25