Violist Maxim Rysanov’s next CD release will be a transcription of Tchaikovsky’s Rococo Variations on BIS in September. We took a chance to speak to him about his love for Tchaikovsky, and for Brahms, whose chamber music he has recorded for Onyx Classics; as well as his forthcoming highlights.
Part 1, Maxim discusses Tchaikovsky and his performances at the 2010 BBC Proms:
Part 2, Maxim on transcribing for the viola:
Part 3, Maxim on his forthcoming highlights: