The ‘TIPA LIVE SHOW’ is an exciting new ‘live-streamed’ interview series. It focuses on interviews with a disparate group of musicians, artists and composers, with the aim of highlighting their work. Artistic Director, Aisa Ijiri will speak to each artist and introduce their creative music videos. There will also be guest appearances by various collaborators during the show. This event is available to stream on different platforms, and can also be enjoyed afterwards on TIPA MUSIC official YouTube channel, as well as on the Website.
4th Episode “Vasko Vassilev”
The fourth episode – ‘Vasko Vassilev’ – will be live-streamed on Saturday 6th March at 12.00 noon (UK time), 13.00 (European time), and 21.00 (Japanese time). This episode will feature International Concert Violinist, Vasko Vassilev. Vasko started his career as a child prodigy at the age of 8 with a recording debut with the Sophia Philharmonic Orchestra. This was followed by a successful concert career, and the winning of a number of prestigious competitions including the Jacques Thibaud Competition in Paris, the Carl Flesch in London and the Paganini Competition in Italy. Vasko Vassilev is the youngest ever Concert Master of the Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, appointed in 1993, at the age of just 23.
We will be honoured to welcome you all to watch his enthralling performances and also to listen to the exciting backstage story of this charismatic superstar!
3rd Episode “A trip to Serbia”
The third show ‘A trip to Serbia’ on Saturday 6th February will be ‘live-streamed’ at 12.00 noon (UK time) | 13.00 (European time) | 21.00 (Japanese time). This episode will feature the culture of Serbia in collaboration with the Embassy of Serbia, the Association for the Promotion of Music Exchange between Serbia and Japan, the Tiki’s Kitchen, the Hanami Association and the Museum ‘Adligat’. Aisa will share with you the highlights from Serbian National TV Show (RTS), the beautiful stories behind the scene as well as warm Serbian Home Cook programme from the Tiki’s Kitchen. Good music and food always bring us all together. We welcome you all to tune in to join us on a trip to Serbia!
Second Episode “A Christmas Story”
The second show ‘A Christmas Story’ on December 27th 2020 will be ‘live-streamed’ at 12.00 noon (UK time) | 13.00 (Europe time) | 21.00 (Japan time). This episode will feature Llywelyn ap Myrddin (composer, BBC Radio 4 Presenter and a British pop star), LP DUO (neo classical piano duo at the Universal Music Group) and Niel Du Preez (classical pianist) who will share their latest compositions, exciting videos and beautiful stories behind their works.
1st Episode “Simply Driven”
The first show on December 6th 2020 will be ‘live-streamed’ at 12.00 noon (UK time) / 21.00 (Japan time), and will feature composer, author and teacher Melanie Spanswick, who will be speaking about her new volume of piano compositions, Simply Driven, which is published by Schott Music. For this event, Aisa and Melanie will be joined by pianists Yuki Negishi, Maiko Mori and Madalina Rusu.