Artist's talk on 12.12.2015
The artist talk 2015 was held with Boris Giltburg, a new member of the Schumann Forum. Boris Giltburg, winner of the renowned Queen Elisabeth Competition 2013 in Brussels, has been for years a sought-after soloist with solo concerts, etc., at the Wigmore Hall, the Gewandhaus concert hall in Leipzig, the Musikverein concert hall in Vienna and the Concertgebouw concert hall in Amsterdam, to name but a few of the most renowned European concert stages. Boris Giltburg has had an exclusive contract with Naxos since July 2014. His first recording produced there was a Schumann CD which appeared on the market in the spring of 2015 and was lavishly praised at once. His interlocutor was the music journalist Christoph Vratz, also a member on the jury panel of Preis der deutschen Schallplattenkritik, the German Record Critics' Award, who has been closely following Boris Giltburg's artistic career for a number of years and has conducted several interviews with him.