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Townsville, Queensland.
29 July to 07 August 2022
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Festival Artists

Festival Artists

Cello

Jamal Aliyev

In 2021 Jamal was featured as one of Classic FM’s ‘30 of the most brilliant young classical musicians playing today. Jamal was a prize winner at the 2019 Concert Artists Guild International Auditions in New York. In 2017, he made his solo debut at the BBC Proms with the BBC Concert Orchestra at the Royal Albert Hall. In the same year he won the ‘Arts Club – Sir Karl Jenkins Music Award’ and released his debut CD, Russian Masters, for Champs Hill Records to critical acclaim. Jamal has performed widely internationally, highlights including recitals at Wigmore Hall and solo appearances with the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra (broadcast by Radio 3) and Symphony Orchestra Simón Bolívar of Venezuela. He was a prize winner at the YCAT International Auditions in 2017.