July 25, 2014

Tickets on sale now!

Tickets on sale for my next concert in Romania, supporting Fundatia Principesa Margareta a Romaniei at the Atheneum in Bucharest, celebrating Regele Mihai I‘s 93rd birthday. All raised funds will go towards scholarships for young artists selected by the Princess’ Foundation (http://www.fpmr.ro/). Wonderful cause, friends and music from the heart, see you there https://www.myticket.ro/evenimente/concert-extraordinar-alexandra-dariescu-ateneul-roman-bucuresti-25-octombrie-2014.html

Just a normal day at the office, choosing a piano for my very first recording with an orchestra- Tchaikovsky Piano Concerto no 1 with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra & Darrell Ang to be released on Signum Records, produced by Alexander Van Ingen. Ah, dreams do come true if you work hard 😉

Greetings from Switzerland! My third time at the Geneva International Festival & Academy and thrilled to see how two of my best friends have created such a wonderful and successful musical summer! And they have two adorable little girls 🙂 Congratulations and Happy 5th birthday for GISFAM! Thanks Geneva Thomas Demol Photographie for these lovely […]

Thank you Radu Tutulan & Laura Hincu! at Steinway & Sons Romania  

Incredibly grateful to Laura Hincu, the young Romanian fashion designer who made me this and other beautiful outfits. Laura, you’re an inspiration! Watch the video here!

The Philip Langridge Mentoring Scheme was established by the The Royal Philharmonic Society and Young-Classical Artists-trust in memory of the great British tenor Philip Langridge and pairs the UK’s finest young performers with leading musicians. I am delighted to see the new website live before our celebration concert tomorrow at Cheltenham Festivals. http://www.langridgeartists.org/

To all of you lovely people who have asked me when I’m next playing in Romania… 25 October at the Romanian Athenaeum in Bucharest at the invitation of Fundatia Principesa Margareta a Romaniei, celebrating the birthday of King Michael I of Romania Regele Mihai I together with conductor Tiberiu Soare and the “Tinere Sperante” Youth […]

July 4, 2014

Happy days!

Yeeeeeees! I’ve just been re-invited to the Royal Albert Hall to perform Tchaikovsky Piano Concerto with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra on 19 April next year. Tickets here http://www.royalalberthall.com/tickets/royal-philharmonic-orchestra/tchaikovsky-gala/default.aspx. The happiest of Fridays, feeling like hugging the entire world!

at Steinway & Sons Romania

A bit of Chopin, nice conversation, a bit of pampering and a painful sprained ankle…  with Radu Tutulan at Steinway & Sons Romania.