Lately, I have started to paint nature. It is so inspiring to first take a paint brush, create shapes, light and shades with colours and then get back to playing the viola and take over the same idea of creating with the bow.......
Review of solo recital in "Süddeutsche Zeitung"17. Jan 2016
A detailed review appeared in the "Süddeutsche Zeitung" after a virtuosic, challenging solo recital in Munich.
Portrait in German of recital at Festspiele Mecklenburg Vorpommern 2015
Hiyoli Togawa. Viola Lilit Grigoryan, Piano
Max Reger Suite op. 131d Nr. 3
1st movement - moderato
Singen, protzen, lodern und grollen
2016-01-24Süddeutsche Zeitung , Munich
""A viola can sing sweetly, flare passionately or even ponder with a humanly voice. Togawas moderation revealed a passionate and convincing personality. The Capriccio by Henri Vieuxtemps bloomed under magical shades of colors. In passionate moments Togawa yet revealed touching tenderness. A masterly achievement""
(Reinhard Palmer )
REVIEW from 2016-01-24
Max Reger suite for Viola solo op 131d
2nd movement - vivace
Concert piece by George Enescu
Prize winner's concert of the International Johannes Brahms Competition in Austria