Katia Nemirovitch - Danchenko

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Katia Nemirovich-Danchenko comes  from a dynasty of Russian artists. Born in Moscow, she took her first piano lessons from his grandmother, before continuing his studies at the Tchaikovsky Conservatory, with Tatiana Nikolaeva and with Dimitri Bashkirov.

 

She made her debut in the Great Hall of this venerable institution at a concert organized for the 150th anniversary of Tchaikovsky.
The same year, Katia came to live in Paris and Germany, where she was, among others, assistant artistic Christiane Stutzmann in its class song and opera at the Conservatory of Nancy, and artistic assistant at the Folkwang Hochschuke für Musik in city
​​of Essen.

 

Recurring partners in numerous concerts in Europe, Russia and the Middle East were the violinists Jane Peters, Rasma Lielmane Valery Oistrach, Sasha Rozhdestvensky and Ingolf Turban, Korean cellist Young Chan Cho and several singers such as Alexei Vassiliev with whom she is preparing a disc of songs by Tchaikovsky.

With Ingolf Turban, Katia has recorded two CDs, two sonatas by Mozart and Schubert Fantasy (edited by Mozart Gesellschaft Stuttgart) and two sonatas and other pieces of Respighi (Claves).

 

She has just recorded two symphonies and two overtures by Mendelssohn in piano transcriptions for four hands, violin, and cello by the composer himself (the first symphony) and contemporaries. This disc is published privately by the International Mendelssohn-Stiftung.

Currently, she is a pianist accompanist at the Paris Conservatoire (CRR de Paris).