“The tender cello solo from Jamal Aliyev in Memoirs of a Geisha

is in my ear still.”

Ivan Hewitt, The Telegraph / BBC Proms / July 2017

 “Aliyev played the cello with grave tenderness.”

Louise Flind, Bachtrack / BBC Proms / July 2017






Russian Masters

Copyright © 2017 Champs Hill Records

Jamal Aliyev, cello

Anna Fedorova, piano

Photo: Graham Brandon

"Thoughtful, expansive readings of the two great Soviet cello sonatas from a young artist possessed of enviable technique and a rich broad palette." Classical Music Magazine, April 2017

“There’s a heartfelt quality to Jamal Aliyev’s playing that comes across strongly on this debut disc…”
BBC Music Magazine, April 2017  

“... countless little touches of imaginative colour… whirling and shimmering… Thought-provoking.”
Gramophone, April 2017


Amazon: https://www.amazon.co.uk/Russian-Masters-Aliyev-Fedorova-Champs/dp/B01N29FTQE/ref=sr_1_1?s=music&ie=UTF8&qid=1492979720&sr=1-1&keywords=russian+masters

iTunes: https://itun.es/gb/yC2sib

Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/57mVIxJ9t0acqvtLuG0TzU

Champs Hill: http://www.champshillrecords.co.uk/cddetail.php?cat_number=CHRCD127




“He is already a highly accomplished cellist. I predict a bright future for him...”

                                                ..Steven Isserlis - 2014

“He has a wonderful sound and outstanding technique”

                                             ..Vladimir Ashkenazy - 2016

“You are a huge talent...”

                                         ..Mstislav Rostropovich - 2005

“[I] can confirm that he is a most talented young cellist…”

                                           …Julian Lloyd Webber - 2015


“His highly developed technique and his warm, variable and expressive sound allow him to interpret his repertoire in a very personal and fascinating way…”

                                          …Johannes Goritzki - 2015