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The Violin & Cello Duo

Elina Gurevich Violin

Sofia Falkovich Violoncello

The duo was established in 1996.
Worked under the guidance of:
Hagai Shaham, Jerusalem Piano Trio, Zvi Plesser, Ference Zukcs.

Today the violin & cello duo performs with recitals in Israel and abroad.
They are taking part in International Chamber Music festivals in:
Italy, Germany, Spain and Austria.

The duo has a colorful and varied repertoire that consists of music from classic and romantic periods, 20 century music, and the baroque and Israeli music.
Most of the works played by the duo are originally written for the violin-cello ensemble.
Some of the musical pieces were written by renowned Israeli and foreign composers dedicated to the duo.

The violin & cello won the 1st prize in the Jerusalem Chamber Music Competition.

The duo performed in the presence of such world- known musicians as:
Alben-Berg Quartet, Daniel Stabrawa, and Ivri Gitlis.

In the last three years the duo performs with several recitals in the prestigious Vendsyssel Chamber Music Festival in Denmark.

Updated:  August 27, 2008

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