The best accordionist in the world will give a concert in the capital
The world-famous French
accordionist and composer Richard Galliano will performin the capital's theater
for the first time. According to the official website of the capitl akimat with
reference to the press service of the theater, the concert "Celebration of
music" will be held in the Chamber hall of "Astana Opera" on
On this day, the audience will have a unique chance to hear the performance of the musician, recognized as the best accordion player in the world. Richard Galliano also plays on the other instrument - the bandoneon. The singer is a friend and student of the legendary Astor Piazzolla, the Creator of a new musical direction at the junction of classics, jazz and French chanson – "new muset". Over the years of a long and fruitful career he has recorded more than 50 solo albums that have become bestsellers. During his world tour with great success he performed at the most prestigious international venues, collaborated with many famous artists and bands.
Richard Galliano began studying piano and accordion at the age of 4 with his father Lucien Galliano, an accordion player and teacher. It is worth noting that Richard Galliano-commander of the order of arts and literature of France and an officer of the national order of merit. This high award he received personally from the hands of French President Francois Hollande.
The work of a popular artist covers all areas – from classical music to jazz. Before his first performance in Kazakhstan, Richard Galliano said that he was looking forward to meeting the country and its residents.
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