Katia Skanavi recorded with violinist Liana Gourdija chamber music for violin and piano by Stravinsky. The reviews are highly praising the cd - you can read them all HERE.
Katia Skanavi will start the concert season 2014/15 with Beethovens Tripel Concerto in the USA and continue with chamber music in Japan at the festival "Le pont" (Artistic Director: Daishin Kashimoto, concertmaster of the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra). Further information and more dates you can find HERE.
On January 24th and 25th 2013, Katia Skanavi will perform Rachmaninov's Paganini Rhapsody in Ankara, Turkey with the Presidential Symphony Orchestra and Vakhtang Machavariani.
Katia Skanavi will be judging at two different piano contests in November this year. At the 13th Nutcracker International Television Contest for Young Musicians, organized by VGTRK and Kultura TV Channel, participants may not be older than 14 years. More details can be found here.
Menahem Pressler will be the president of the jury of the highly acclaimed Long Piano Contest in Paris this year. Katia Skanavi will be part of the jury of this contest too, which will take place at the end of November and the beginning of December.
From July 5th-11th, Katia Skanavi will perform at the chamber music festival "Kammermusikfest Lockenhaus". Once founded by Gidon Kremer, it is now the first year with new artistic director Nicolas Altstaedt. Have a look at the festival's website here!
In April 2012, "Piano Classics" reissues a wonderful Chopin recital by Katia Skanavi, which received an “Editor’s Choice” in the British Gramophone. In addition to the piano sonata no. 2 in B flat minor op. 35 the CD contains Andante spianato et grande Polonaise brillante, in E flat major Op. 22, Berceuse in D flat major Op. 57 and the Nocturne in C sharp minor Op. Posth. Click here for more information on the label's website!
Katia Skanavi serves in the jury of this year's Vladimir Krainev International Competition for Young Pianists. It takes place in Kharkov (Ukraine) from March 20th till 27th. Find here more information about the competition.