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Interpreter "out of the ordinary" (Figaro) endowed with a "winged virtuosity" (Classica),"one of the greatest of her generation" (Piano Magazine) Performing in major venues such as Ravinia Festivalin Chicago, Verbier Festival, Philharmonie de Paris, Amsterdam Concertgebouw, Tokyo Forum, La Fenice in Venice 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 in 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 becomes the first pianist from South Asia to join 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. 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.
WARNER EXCLUSIVE SIGNATURE//
December 2019, Shani Diluka signs a worldwide contract with Warner Classics and joins the legendary catalogue as exclusive Warner Artist for different exciting recording projects
AWARD TELERAMA 4FFFF//
Her last CD "Temperaments receives highest note of Telerama
Listent to France Inter 1h special program on Shani Diluka
COSMOS project already acclaimed in the medias//
Le Figaro,Sunday Times SL, Sunday Mirror SL, The Observer SL, Hi Magazine, Elb Philharmonie Magazine, Nice Matin, Sakaal Times, Pune Mirror, France Inter...
Tour in Asia //
and Master Class at the Zubin Mehta Foundation//
MMMF in Mumbai June 2020
POETRY BOOK "Canopées" //
on the Prize list of "Academy française"
• 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 et Jeunesse
• 2010 Chopin et la Note Bleue
• 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 best of 2010 untill 2019
RECITALS & CONCERTOS
ORCHESTRE DE CHAMBRE DE PARIS