Aylen Pritchin and Maxim Emelyanychev have founded a remarquable duo thanks to their powerful musical complicity and deep common musicianship. They are happy to meet up and play together whenever their individual first-rate international career permits.
Long-Thibaud Competition 2014 First Grand Prix, Aylen has since then performed with prestigious orchestras around Europe and Asia. His CD “Pieces for solo violin” on Ad Vitam Records, among others, has received excellent reviews in the European press.
“Besides his technical abilities […] Aylen is also an attentive and very intelligent musician. Sens of nobility obliges, he can interpret any work thanks to a perfectly ringing hand and a sovereign gesture.” Pizzicato
Principal Conductor of both the Scottish Chamber Orchestra and Il Pomo d’Oro, Maxim is also an exceptional keyboard player. His CD dedicated to Mozart’s Sonatas on piano forte, released on Aparté, has received numerous prestigious awards (Choc de Classica, ICMA 2019, etc.).
“A small miracle of luminosity […]. With an infinite delicacy, a striking clarity phrasing , Emelyanychev manages to give the pianoforte accents of an incredible theatricality.” Le Figaro
Their first CD dedicated to Brahms violin Sonatas is due to be released on Aparté in Spring 2021.