After many cancellations due to the Corona-pandemic, good news :
The festival “Musikfestwoche Meiringen” in Switzerland will take place! Hiyoli Togawa will be attending from the 5th-11th of July 2020.
Hiyoli Togawa is recording a solo album for the label BIS. The CD will be released in spring 2021.
“Romantic Viola Sonatas“ was released by Naxos in January 2018. The album includes two sonatas by George Onslow and Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy as well as six nocturnes by Jan Kalivoda.
Order this CD HERE.
Hiyoli Togawa premiered Kalevi Aho’s work for viola solo – “Solo XII – In memoriam EJR” – in August 2017 and performed it once again as part of “Krypta”, a concert series of the Hamburg Camerata, in the crypt of the church St.Michaelis in February 2018.
Hiyoli Togawa and Alexej Gerassimez successfully premiered “DESERTS” – a duo piece for viola and percussion – by Ferran Cruxient at the music festival Heidelberger Frühling in March 2017.