The pianist Georgi Cherkin will visit Expo 2020 Dubai in the period from 14.11.21 to 16.11. 21. Right after his concert in the “Bulgaria” hall on November the 12th, Georgi is flying to Dubai to participate in the cultural program of the Bulgarian pavilion.

Just ten days after his public performance in Dubai, Georgi Cherkin will travel to France, where he will participate in the ‘Un weekend de l’est’ festival and play at the Église Saint-Sulpice Cathedral in Paris.

In Dubai, the pianist will present compositions by Pancho Vladigerov and his grandfather – Georgi Zlatev – Cherkin, as well as the works of world composers such as Brahms and Debussy.

Cherkin is the winner of first prizes at the international competitions: “Pancho Vladigerov” 2003 in Shumen, Premio Sassari 1999 in Italy, and “Young Musical Talents” 1994 in Sofia.

He has given concerts in the following halls: Auditorio in Rome, Musikhalle in Hamburg, Convention Center in Okinawa, Kaufmann Concert Hall in New York, Palais des Beaux-Arts in Brussels and others.

The pianist Georgi Cherkin
The pianist Georgi Cherkin

Georgi Cherkin’s repertoire includes the largest concerts for piano and orchestra, most of which he has performed with the Sofia Philharmonic, the BNR Symphony Orchestra, the Classic FM Radio Orchestra, the Bilkent Symphony Orchestra in Ankara, the Santa Cecilia Orchestra of Odessa, Ukraine and others. His active concert activities include recitals in Rome, Paris, Berlin, Prague, Warsaw, Bratislava and others.

During Expo 2020 Dubai Cherkin will give 3 concerts in the Bulgarian pavilion – on 14th, 15th, and 16th of November, from 2 pm to 4 pm.

You are welcome to enjoy his performances!

The pianist Georgi Cherkin
The pianist Georgi Cherkin