Today is Russian violist Yuri Bashmet’s 67th birthday.
He is widely regarded as one of the world’s foremost violists – performing regularly with the world’s finest orchestras and conductors.
Maestro Bashmet is the founder of the Moscow Soloists Chamber Orchestra, and has been the dedicatee of over 50 new viola works – including concerti by Sofia Gubaidulina and Alfred Schnittke.
YURI BASHMET & SVIATOSLAV RICHTER | SCHUMANN | ‘MÄRCHENBILDER’ FOR VIOLA AND PIANO
Yuri Bashmet - The Complete RCA Recordings |CD Box Set|
Brahms, Britten, Bruch, Hindemith
Release Date: April 22, 2016
Sony Music Canada Inc.