Welcome to the site of internationally acclaimed pianist Saleem Ashkar.

Here you can browse up to date news, press articles and concert dates as well as listen to audio clips of his latest release.  We hope you enjoy the site!

Latest Release

Nos. 3, 5, 14 Moonlight & 30

Saleem Ashkar's third disc with Decca is a double CD featuring Beethoven Sonatas Nos. 3, 5, 14 Moonlight & 30. This is the first of four discs due to be released throughout 2017/18 season that will cover the complete Beethoven Sonata Cycle. This first disc coincides with the culmination of Saleem’s complete Beethoven Sonata Cycle presented by the Konzerthaus in Berlin.

Latest News

2016/17 Season Review

Saleem’s main focus in 2016/17 season has been a complete Beethoven Sonata cycle presented by the Konzerthaus and performed across Berlin and also in parallel in Prague and Osnabrück at the Morgenland Festival. Outside these recital …

Amadeus Magazine – Feature interview with Luigi di Fronzo

Saleem talks to Luigi de Fronzo in Milan about his new release and Beethoven Sonata cycle. [in Italian] Click here to read the full interview: Amadeus Magazine – Feature Interview