Maestro Performs “Musical Desserts” with GSO: March 2017

 Program Details Saturday March 4, 2017 at 8:00 PM, Sunday March 5, 2017 at 3:00 pm The Peace Center Edvard Tchivzhel, conductor Roman Kim, violin Rossini: La gazza ladra (The Thieving Magpie): Overture Paganini: Violin Concerto No. 1, Op. 6, D major Dvorak: Symphony No. 9, Op. 95, E minor (From the New World) BUY TICKETS Satisfy your sweet

Maestro Performs “A Musical Valentine” with GSO: February 2017

 Program Details Tuesday February 14, 2017 at 7:00 PM The Peace Center Edvard Tchivzhel, conductor Edwin McCain, vocalist BUY TICKETS Talented singer, songwriter, and Greenville native, Edwin McCain will be performing with Maestro Tchivzhel and the Greenville Symphony Orchestra in a special, one-night only Valentine-themed pops concert, “A Musical Valentine.”  “A Musical Valentine” will feature some

Maestro Performs “Inspired by the Classics” with GSO: February 2017

 Program Details Friday February 10, 2017 at 8:00 PM, Saturday February 11, 2017 at 8:00 PM, Sunday February 12, 2017 at 3:00 pm The Gunter Theatre Edvard Tchivzhel, conductor R. Strauss: Divertimento (on Themes of Couperin) Prokofiev: Symphony No. 1, D major (Classical Symphony, Op. 25) Tchaikovsky: Suite No. 1, Op. 43, D minor BUY TICKETS These

Maestro Performs “In the Company of Great Romantics” with GSO: January 2017

 Program Details Saturday January 28, 2017 at 8:00 PM, Sunday January 29, 2017 at 3:00 pm The Peace Center Edvard Tchivzhel, conductor Edisher Savitski, piano Weber: Oberon, J. 306: Overture Prokofiev: Piano Concerto No. 3, Op. 26, C major Schumann: Symphony No. 4, Op. 120, D minor BUY TICKETS Weber’s brilliant Overture to Oberon evokes a magical atmosphere of a medieval

Edvard Tchivzhel’s Journey to Greenville Symphony Conductor

 Full Article from Greenville News Online By Judith Bainbridge: August 26, 2017 (Photo: The Associated Press) CONNECTTWEETLINKEDINCOMMENTEMAILMORE On Feb. 10, 1991, Edvard Tchivzhel, the associate director of the U.S.S.R. State Symphony, announced that he had defected from the country and, with his wife and son, was taking refuge with a Simpsonville family. The Tchivzhels arrived in

GSO’s Final Masterworks Performance is a Real High-Flying Affair

Full Article from Greenville Journal May 4, 2017 GSO’s final Masterworks performance is a real high-flying affair Edvard joins the circus The Greenville Symphony Orchestra will be playing some of the best-known classical pieces in the world during their final Masterworks performances of the season this weekend. You’ll hear Ravel’s “Bolero,” Wagner’s “Ride of the

Maestro Tchivzhel Celebrates 25-year Friendship

Full Article from International Ballet “25 Together” Reception Commemorates a 25 Year Friendship of Art and Collaboration  December 31, 2016 Following a near sell-out performance of International Ballet’s The Nutcracker on a December Saturday evening, Larkin’s On the River began to fill with International Ballet featured performers, longtime International Ballet and Greenville Symphony Orchestra supporters, and personal friends and

A Curve of Change

Full Article from Del Priore – American Portrait Artist A Curve of Change November 26, 2016 When Maestro Edvard Tchivzhel leads the Greenville Symphony Orchestra, his gestures indicate not merely the tempo, but also his unbounded passion for music. It has been my honor to have been commissioned to paint the inspiring and internationally reknowned conductor’s portrait. “On

Pianist takes on popular Rachmaninoff ‘Rhapsody’

 Full Article from Greenville News Online By Paul Hyde: October 27, 2016 Pianist Dmitri Levkovich reaches for a “Star Wars” metaphor in describing Rachmaninoff’s popular “Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini.” “There’s a dark force in the piece that’s not to be underestimated,” Levkovich said, speaking by phone from New York recently. “Perhaps it has a