My favourite classical works, curated over a lifetime.

In Session: New Album

Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini

Sergei Rachmaninoff


With over 40 releases, classical pianist Tzvi Erez has explored an impressive range of the piano and concerto repertoire. His recordings include major works by Bach, Chopin, Beethoven, Mozart, Liszt, Schumann, Debussy, Rachmaninoff, Grieg, Satie, Gershwin, Tchaikovsky, Mendelssohn & others.

Chopin Piano Essentials
Chopin Preludes
Chopin Etudes
Chopin Complete Nocturnes
Chopin Ballades
Chopin Piano Concerto No. 1
Chopin Piano Concerto No. 2
Chopin: The Live Concert
Tzvi Erez plays Chopin
Chopin Scherzo 2
Beethoven Emperor Concerto
Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 3
Beethoven 2020
Beethoven Piano Sonatas
Beethoven Piano Essentials
Tzvi Erez live at Glenn Gould Studio - Beethoven
Bach: Well Tempered Clavier
Bach Goldberg Variations
Bach Keyboard Concertos
Bach Live in Concert
Bach Macello Adagio
Bach Partita 2
Bach Toccata & Fugue in D Minor
Bach Piano Concerto 5
Bach Piano Concerto 7
Bach Piano Concerto 1
Bach Piano Concerto 4
Mozart Piano Sonatas & Fantasie
Grieg Piano Concerto
Lizst Piano Recital
Spaces - The Music of Debussy
Debussy Suite Bargamasque
Pictures at an Exhibition
Satie: Gymnopedies, Gnossiennes and Cold Pieces
Rachmaninoff Piano Concerto 2
Rachmaninoff Piano Concerto 3
Rhapsody in Blue
Schumann Piano Concerto & Kinderszenen
Tchaikovsky Piano Concerto 1




Tzvi Erez was born in Israel and began his piano studies at the age of six. He moved to Canada and graduated from The Royal Conservatory of Music, where he trained with Mildred Kenton, Andrew Burashko, and Antonin Kubalek.

While completing his classical piano music education, Tzvi Erez produced and collaborated with many artists and record labels, releasing successful music in multiple genres. After many years in production and distribution by Sony Music, pianist Tzvi Erez received international recognition when he recorded and released his Beethoven Piano Works (2000) and Tzvi Erez plays Chopin (2003) under the Niv Classical record label. His interpretations and technique have become a point of reference to millions of music audiences around the world.

In addition to live solo concerts, Erez released several performances together with orchestral string players, including musicians from the Toronto Symphony Orchestra, as well as piano concertos with the full orchestra.

Erez has released over 40 albums worldwide, including Bach’s Piano Concerto No. 1, 4, 5 & 7, Well-Tempered Clavier, Partita 2, Goldberg Variations, Inventions & Sinfonias; Beethoven’s Piano Works, Sonatas, Piano Concerto Nos. 3 & 5; Chopin’s Complete Nocturnes, Waltzes, Ballades, Etudes, Preludes, Piano Concertos No. 1 & 2; Debussy’s Suite Bergamasque; Liszt Piano Recital; Erik Satie’s Gymnopedies, Gnossiennes, and Cold Pieces; Mussorgsky’s Pictures at an Exhibition; Essential Classics, Masterpieces, Sentimental, Mozart’s Piano Sonatas, Mozart's Piano Concerto No. 23, Rachmaninoff's Concerto No. 2 & 3, the Grieg Piano Concerto, the Robert Schumann Piano Concerto, the Tchaikovsky Piano Concerto, the Medelssohn Piano Concerto, and others.

Erez is active in new classical recordings (including immersive sound productions), teaching piano performance and classical music research. He also produces music for various artists in different genres, as well as production and licensing of music for film and television.

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