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12th October 2020

Tianyi Lu wins First Prize at the 9th International Sir Georg Solti International Conductors' Competition. The second prize is shared by Gábor Hontvári and the German Johannes Zahn.

9th October 2020

Tianyi Lu is one of 3 finalists in the 9th International Conducting Competition Sir Georg Solti held in Frankfurt, performing works by Beethoven in the final concerts on Sunday 11th October at the Alte Oper with the Frankfurter Opern und Museumsorchester. The 10 candidates were chosen from 437 applicants and the first and second round were in collaboration with the hr-Sinfonieorchester.

14th September 2020

Tianyi has won first prize at the 11th Edition of the International Conducting Competition "Guido Cantelli" in Novara and Turin, Italy. She also won the Teatro Regio Torino Orchestra Award, voted by the orchestra, the Youth Award, voted by members of high school students, and artistic contracts to conduct a concert with the Fondazione Teatro Coccia and one with the Teatro Regio Torino. Previous winners include Riccardo Muti (1967), Eliahu Inbal (1963), Ádám Fischer and Lothar Zagrosek(1973), Hubert Soudant (1975), and Donato Renzetti (1980).

16 August 2019

Tianyi has been announced the Female Conductor in Residence with the Welsh National Opera starting in August 2019, including conducting performances of a new production of Bizet's Carmen in the UK in 2020.

22 February 2018

Tianyi will be one of four conductors to work with Danielle Gatti and the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra in a Masterclass in June. The repertoire will include Stravinsky's Rite of Spring as well as pieces by Beethoven, Brahms, Mozart and Mendelssohn.

 

15 February 2018

 

Konzertdirektion Schmid has signed Tianyi Lu for worldwide representation.

27 July 2017

The Los Angeles Philharmonic has named Tianyi Lu as one of the Dudamel Fellows for the 2017/2018 season.

 

 

17 March 2017

 

The Melbourne Symphony Orchestra has just announced Tianyi Lu as their new Assistant Conductor.

 

21 June 2016

 

 

Tianyi has been chosen as one of six to attend the Dallas Institute for Women Conductors with the Dallas Opera later this year.

 

18 April 2016

 

Tianyi has been made Music Director of the Bristol Metropolitan Orchestra starting in September this year.

 

27 January 2016

 

Tianyi has been selected as one of 22 out of 320 to participate in the Lucerne Festival Masterclass with Bernard Haitink to happen in March.

 

17 November 2015

 

Tianyi has been invited to conduct another concert with the Manukau Symphony Orchestra in August 2016.

 

8th April 2015

 

Tianyi will be assisting Thomas Søndergård with the BBC National Orchestra of Wales starting in August this year.

 

28th Feb 2015

 

Tianyi reached the final round of the auditions for the Hallé Assistant Conductor post and will be invited to work as a Guest Assistant Conductor with Mark Elder and the Hallé Orchestra in September this year.

 

15th June 2014

 

Tianyi was voted as one of the top 3 finalists at the 12th Interaktion Workshop by players from the Berlin Philharmonic and orchestras all over Germany, out of a pool of 38 applicants and 10 chosen participants.

 

 

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Due to Covid-19 most of Tianyi's 2020 concerts have been cancelled. Please check back or follow us on Facebook to stay in touch with future events as they are confirmed. 

08 - 13 September 2020

Guido Cantelli Conducting Competition

Turin, Italy

First Prize Winner

Teatro Regio Torino Orchestra Award

Youth Award

07 - 11 October 2020

Solti International Conducting Competition

Frankfurt, Germany

Final concerts

FRANKFURTER OPERN- UND MUSEUMSORCHESTER 

GÁBOR HONTVÁRI Leitung

TIANYI LU Leitung

JOHANNES ZAHN Leitung

DR. BURKHARD BASTUCK Moderation

11th October, Alte Oper 

Wettbewerbskonzert 10am

LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN

Sinfonie Nr. 7 A-Dur op. 92

Preisträgerkonzert 1pm

LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN

Die Geschöpfte des Prometheus op. 43,

Coriolan-Ouvertüre op. 62,

Leonore-Ouvertüre Nr. 1 op. 138

 

GIOACHINO ROSSINI

Ouvertüre zu "La Scala di Seta"

22 - 23 October 2020

Stavanger Symphony Orchestra

Stavanger Konserthus

PROGRAM
Maurice Ravel: Gåsemor forteller – suite
Hugo Wolf: Der Feuerreiter (Brannrytteren) for kor og orkester
Manuel de Falla: Ilddans (fra El amor brujo)
Richard Strauss: Aus Italien (Fra Italia)

 

MEDVIRKENDE
Tianyi Lu, dirigent
Stavanger Symfonikor, medvirkende

 

ARRANGØR
Stavanger Symfoniorkester

"She showed not only complete mastery on the podium, but also mature understanding of the various pieces...and a physical presence that would be very engaging for any audience"

- Sir Andrew Davis, CBE

Music Director, Lyric Opera of Chicago

Music Director, Melbourne Symphony Orchestra

"...great musicality, understanding of the different repertoire, a natural charisma on the podium"

- Carlo Rizzi

"Her style of conducting is crystal clear...poetic and dramatic; excellent communicator"

- Jill White - Senior BBC Music Producer and Director Of Music National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain

"Dynamic and charismatic"

 

-Chris Hall, South Wales Argus

 

 

"Inspirational and emotive, Tianyi has an innate ability to communicate a deep understanding of the music, delivering clearly and with freshness and energy!"

 

- Jill Francis-Williams, Leader of the Cardiff Philharmonic Orchestra

 

 

"Focused, energetic, and with the music absolutely at the centre of rehearsals and performance, Tianyi Lu is a pleasure to work with from planning stages to concert."

 

 - Rosie Biss, Principal Cellist of the Welsh National Opera

 

 

"Tianyi's charm, power and intensity allows her to highlight new elements in the works she performs. For a composer to have such a champion is just such a thrill..."

 

 - Ben Lunn, Composer and Conductor

 

 

“A perceptive and highly creative musician.”

 

- Peter Thomas, Music Director of the Auckland Symphony Orchestra

 

 

"Tianyi’s musical perception is of the highest order and her stylistic awareness impressive. Her intuitive skill and excellent musicianship demonstrate superior insight and understanding of the music she performs.”

 

 - Uwe Grodd, Music Director of Auckland Choral and Manukau Symphony Orchestra

 

 

 

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