We are delighted to announce the signing of the internationally acclaimed Armenian cellist Alexander Chaushian.
Chaushian is currently Artistic Director of the International Pharos Chamber Music Festival in Cyprus, and the Yerevan Music Festival in Armenia, as well as Professor of Cello at the Royal College of Music, London.
He has had a varied career to date, performing regularly at venues such as Wigmore Hall and Queen Elizabeth Hall, London, Konzerthaus, Vienna, Suntory Hall, Japan, as well as Carnegie Hall, New York, and Symphony Hall, Boston. Chaushian has also made concerto appearances with the Royal Philharmonic and Philharmonia Orchestras, the Academy of St Martin-in-the-Fields, Orchestre de la Suisse Romande and Boston Pops. He works regularly with the Armenian Philharmonic Orchestra and has most recently performed Khachaturian’s Concerto-Rhapsody with the orchestra under Vassily Sinaisky.
Chaushian collaborates widely throughout the chamber music world with such distinguished artists as Yuja Wang, Julia Fischer, Levon Chilingirian, Diemut Poppen, and Emmanuel Pahud, and has also collaborated with Yehudi Menuhin. His regular chamber music partner is pianist, Yevgeny Sudbin, with whom he has made recordings for the BIS label.