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" One of the greatest of her generation "
" It's rare and beautiful "
" Capable of fascinating the audience "
" Masters the craft of music "
" An extra ordinary pianist "
Interpreter who "masters the craft of music (Suddeutsche Zeitung) endowed with a "winged virtuosity" (Classica),"one of the greatest of her generation" (Piano Magazine), regularly invited by eminent Orchestras and conductors, performing in major venues such as Ravinia Festival Chicago, Verbier Festival, Philharmonie de Paris, Amsterdam Concertgebouw, Tokyo Forum, La Fenice in Venice, Salzburg Mozarteum, Brazil Sala Sao Paulo, Munich Prinzregententheater or Vienna Konzerthaus to name a few, Shani Diluka bridges the gap between East and West, between her piano and writing poetry (her book was on the prize list of Academie Française). Born in Monaco from Sri Lankan parents, she was discovered at the age of six by a program initiated by Princess Grace of Monaco for exceptional talent. She is the only pianist from the Indian continent to enter Paris Conservatory gaining 1st prize with Unanimity of the jury, and to enter the prestigious Lake Como International Piano Academy presided by Martha Argerich. After such legends as Callas, Rostropovitch or Menuhin, she joins in 2020 the prestigious WARNER Classics label as an exclusive artist, after major awards gained in her past recordings and collaborating also with actors like Gerard Depardieu or Sophie Marceau. Her collaborations include Vladimir Fedosseiev, Lawrence Foster, Andrew Manze, Gabor Takacs-Nagy, the Quatuor Ebène, Modigliani, Belcea quartet or Natalie Dessay ...
She represents an innovative vision of classical music in a open and mixed world while transmitting the heritage she received from great masters such as Leon Fleisher, Menahem Pressler, Valentin Erben from Alban Berg quartet or Elisabeth Leonskaja.
• 2020 Album COSMOS for Warner Classics Beethoven
• 2019 Album Tempéraments Mozart/Bach
• 2017 Album Beethoven Complete sonatas with Valentin Erben (Cellist of Alban Berg quartet)
• 2016 Album Schubert last Sonata and Waltzes
• 2015 "Symphonie des oiseaux" with Bird singers
• 2014 Album "ROAD 66" American minimalist Music
• 2012 Album Beethoven concertos with ONBA
• 2010 Album Mendelssohn "Romances sans paroles"
• 2008 Grieg Concerto et Pièces Lyrique
Compilations and Albums for the youth
• 2010 Chopin et la Note Bleue
• 2015 ARTE Salons de Musique
• 2017 Princesse Grenouille et musique russe
• 2015 Histoire de Babar (with Natalie Dessay)
• 2016 Babar & le Père Noël(with Natalie Dessay)
• La Roque d'Anthéron Festival best of 2010 untill 2019
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