Hiyoli Togawa


New album in 2020

Hiyoli Togawa will record for the label BIS ” SoloXII – in memoriam EJR “by Kalevi Aho, which was dedicated to her. The CD will be released in spring 2020.

CD “Romantic Viola Sonatas”

“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.

KALEVI AHO – “Solo XII – In memoriam EJR”

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.

World premiere

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.

Hiyoli Togawa


Jun 2020

Forssa (FI)
Kalevi Aho: Finnische Erstaufführung „Solo XII“

Forssa (FI)
„Musica Kalevi Aho“
Kalevi Aho: Violakonzert
Pori Sinfonietta
Leitung: Tibor Bogányi

Jul 2020

03/07/2020 - 11/07/2020
Festival Meiringen (CH)
Kammermusik mit u.a. Isabelle Van Keulen, Patrick Demenga, Christian Altenburger