What was on

Programme 2019

An impressive lineup of soloists including András Schiff, Yuja Wang and Thomas Hampson took part in the inaugural Tsinandali Festival. Spearheading the whole event was the Pan-Caucasian Youth Orchestra (PCYO).
Gianandrea Noseda, its illustrious music director, opened proceedings with a blistering account of Mahler’s 2nd Symphony. With players hailing from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Turkey and Ukraine, its aim is to bridge communities in a divided region.