Virtuosic, amiable and wonderful – what a combination!
The classic guitar player Tatyana Ryzhkova, born in 1986 in Belorussia is one of the most promising young guitar players of the world. Meanwhile, she has the highest click-through rates on YouTube among the classic guitar players. In more than 500 concerts on all continents she won a large fan community due to her fascinating life performance with a combination of virtuosity, emotional dedication and friendly conversation.
Besides the classical guitar repertoire Tatyana plays also her own compositions, for which she writes both lyrics and music. Her vocal, her guitar-playing and the lyrics are melting into a brilliant entity. That is unique in the concert halls all over the world.
Talent and hard work are her recipe for success
Tatyana completed her musical studies by Prof. Thomas Müller-Pering at the ”Hochschule for Musik Franz Liszt” in Weimar. Tatyana Ryzhkova won many international contests with her interpretation of the classical guitar literature. At the beginning of her career (1999) she received a renowned scholarship of the president Fund for Support of Young Talents and in 2009 the scholarship of the “Neue Liszt Stiftung Weimar”. She took master classes by the famous guitar players, such as Carlo Marchione, Pavel Steidl, John Dearman (LAGQ) and Olaf van Gonnissen.
New interpretation of the old master
In 2010 the debut album „Tatyana Ryzhkova Guitar“ was released. Then two years later her second CD with the title „Expressions“. Her third CD titled “Dreams of a Russian Summer” came out in 2017. Thousands of her CDs are being sold in many countries all over the world. This makes her one of the most listened classical guitar player of the recent years.
To support talents, to pass on the knowledge
Tatyana has boosted her successful career by means of passing on her knowledge and her experience to the growing up talents. In 2011 she established „Tatyanas Guitar School“ in Bremen. The advanced booking of her classes for several months speaks for her popularity as an artist and a teacher.
Tatyana is an honoured docent at international Festivals, such as for example Festival Internacional de Guitarra Clásica UANL in Monterrey (Mexico), The City of Derry Guitar Festival (Northern Ireland), Festival Internacional de Guitarra en la Ciudad Blanca (Bolivia), Festival Entrecuerdas (Chile), Croche Double Croche and Animula Association (Italien), Guitar Organization Alliance of Teachers (China).