From April 8 to April 16 2014, Lisa will be on tour with the Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra and its French-Canadian Music Director Yannick Nézet-Séguin in Germany, Poland and France. Continuing their successful musical relationship, Lisa and Yannick will be performing Beethoven’s Violin Concerto, while the rest of the tour program features Rimsky-Korsakov’s “Scheherazade” and Tchaikovsky’s “Pathétique.”


Tuesday 8 : Frankfurt (Program 2)

Wednesday 9 : Berlin (Program 1)

Thursday 10 : Hannover (Program 2)

Friday 11 : Hamburg (Program 1)

Sunday 13 : Warsaw (Program 2)

Tuesday 15 : Toulouse (Program 1)

Wednesday 16 : Aix (Aix Festival / Renaud Capuçon) (Program 2)


Rotterdams Philharmonisch Orkest

Lisa Batiashvili, violin

Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor


Program 1

Beethoven: Concerto for Violin in D major, Op.61

Rimsky-Korsakov: Shéhérazade


Program 2

Beethoven: Concerto for Violin in D major, Op.61

Tchaïkovski: Symphony No.6

The New York Philharmonic has announced that Lisa Batiashvili will be the 2014/15 Mary and James G. Wallach Artist-in-Residence. The news comes as part of the orchestra's season announcement at New York's Greene Space on 22 January.

„One of the truly great violinists and artists in the world today“, praised Alan Gilbert Lisa Batiashvili during their last collaboration. Now Lisa will be back to perform together with Alan Gilbert and the New York Philharmonic this time they will perform Shostakovich’s Violin Concerto No. 1.


January 9-11 and 14, 2014

New York, Avery Fisher Hall


Alan Gilbert, conductor

Lisa Batiashvili, violin

New York Philharmonic


Beethoven – Fidelio Ouverture and Symphony No. 1

Shostakovich – Violin Concerto No. 1

Gershwin – An American in Paris

Lisa appears on Yannick Nézet-Séguin's newest Tchaikovsky album, where she performs a selection of Romances Op. 6 & 73 with the Canadian maestro on the piano. The album, released by Deutsche Grammophon in September, was warmly received by the press - Sinifimusic calling the result “gorgeously expressive”.



Symphonie No. 6 »Pathétique«

Selected Romances op. 6 + op. 73


Yannick Nézet-Séguin

Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra

Lisa Batiashvili

After a great summer with concerts at the BBC Proms, Verbier Festival and in Monaco, Lisa Batiashvili is invited to join the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra on September 22nd in Bucharest, Romania. She performs Prokofiev's Violin Concerto No. 1 under the batton of Mariss Jansons.


Sunday, September 22nd 2013, 11.00am, Sala Mare a Palatului, Bucharest


Ludwig van Beethoven’s Symphony No. 7 and Johannes Brahms’ Violin Concerto in D Major are on the program for this year’s “Staatsoper for All“ concert, conducted by Daniel Barenboim.


Lisa, who recently worked with Maestro Barenboim for the first time, will play the Brahms concerto as part of this summer’s largest inner city outdoor music event in Berlin, with an expected 20.000 people attending the free concert on Bebelplatz, adjacent to the Staatsoper.




STAATSOPER FOR ALL open-air concert with Staatskapelle Berlin

Sunday, June 16 2013, 1:00 p.m. at Bebelplatz, Berlin

Conductor: Daniel Barenboim Violin: Lisa Batiashvili

Lisa's concerts with Christian Thielemann and Staatskapelle Dresden in Chicago, Washington and New York received standing ovations and great critical acclaim.


Read some of the reviews here:

NY Times


And Feast of Music


And watch Lisa giving an interview about the tour here

Following her critically hailed Deutsche Grammophon debut, Echoes of Time – Lisa Batiashvili is now presenting Brahms’s monumental Violin Concerto.

During the 2012/13 season Lisa holds the position of Capell-Virtuosin with the Staatskapelle Dresden, performing several times with the orchestra and its Principal Conductor, Christian Thielemann.

Lisa Batiashvili has an exciting year ahead, starting off in Paris, where she will perform Brahms’s Violin Concerto with Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France under Markus Stenz (February 1), followed by performances of Prokofiev’s Violin Concerto with the Gewandhaus Orchester, Leipzig, under Alan Gilbert (February 7 and 8).