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Alberto Lysy
°1935 - †2009
Argentina
violin
Biography
One of the leading musicians of his age, Alberto Lysy (1935-2009) has played with world-renowned orchestras, from the New York Philharmonic and the US National Symphony Orchestra to the Royal London Philharmonic, the RAI Symphony Orchestra in Rome and the Amsterdam Philharmonic, under the baton of such famous conductors as Sir Adrian Boult, Sir Colin Davis, Pierre Boulez and Mstislav Rostropovitch. He has also given chamber music concerts with the greatest musicians of his time, including Benjamin Britten, Pablo Casals, Nadia Boulanger and Yehudi Menuhin, who was his teacher. Alberto Lysy was the artistic director of the International Menuhin Music Academy in Gstaad and Blonay, where he taught the violin. Often invited as a guest instructor, he gave classes in interpretation at leading music schools. Founder of the Camerata Lysy Gstaad, he has toured with this ensemble in Europe, the United States, Canada, South America, the Far East and South Africa.
Activities
ActivityFunction
Master classes violin 2001Member of the jury
Semi-final violin 2001Member of the jury
First round violin 2001Member of the jury
VIOLIN 2001Member of the jury
Final violin 1993Member of the jury
Closing concert master classes violin 1993Soloist
Master classes violin 1993Teacher
Semi-final violin 1993Member of the jury
VIOLIN 1993Member of the jury
Final violin 1985Member of the jury
Gala concert violin 1985 - European year of MusicSoloist
Semi-final violin 1985Member of the jury
First round violin 1985Member of the jury
VIOLIN 1985Member of the jury
Final violin 1980Member of the jury
Semi-final violin 1980Member of the jury
First round violin 1980Member of the jury
VIOLIN 1980Member of the jury
VIOLIN 1976Member of the jury
Laureates' concert 1955: Alberto LysySoloist
Final 1955: Alberto LysySoloist
VIOLIN 1955Sixth Prize
Audio
Final 1955: Alberto Lysy
Antonín Dvorák : Concerto in A minor op. 53
Final 1955: Alberto Lysy
Darius Milhaud : Sonata n. 2 (1-2)
Final 1955: Alberto Lysy
Joseph Leroy : Intermezzo (Concerto for violin in E minor) (ONB, Franz André)
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