TCL Press recording of the 2020–2023 violin syllabus repertoire
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Performed by Ofer Falk and Irina Lyakhovskaya
Violin: Ofer Falk
Winner of the Henryk Szerying special prize and top prizes in the Tchaikovsky 10th International Competition in Moscow and Montreal International Violin Competition, Ofer is an accomplished chamber musician, soloist and guest leader.
He is professor of Violin at Trinity Laban Conservatoire and at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama. He also gives annual masterclasses at the Uzmah festival in Croatia.
Ofer plays on a 1661 violin by Nicolò Amati of Cremona.
Piano: Irina Lyakhovskaya
Irina Lyakhovskaya is a highly regarded pianist performing as a soloist, chamber musician and accompanist. She has given many performances at leading international venues including the Southbank Centre, Wigmore Hall, Symphony Hall, Cadogan Hall and St John’s Smith Square, St Petersburg Philharmonic, Smetana Hall and Porto Coliseum and at concert clubs and festivals across the UK.
Irina has recorded the complete Mozart Sonatas for Piano and Violin with violinist Eleanor Percy for the Melodiya label as well as sonatas by Brahms and Prokofiev for the IMLab label. As a concerto soloist, she has performed works by Mozart, Haydn, Beethoven, Schumann, Grieg, Brahms, Tchaikovsky, Skryabin and Rachmaninov. She lives in London and is a faculty member at Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance. Born in St Petersburg, she studied with Alexander Sandler at the St Petersburg Conservatoire and with John Bingham in London.