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 disc of a complete Beethoven Sonata Cycle to be released throughout the next years. This first disc coincides with the culmination of Saleem’s complete Beethoven Sonata Cycle presented by the Konzerthaus in Berlin.

Latest News

CD Review: Saleem Ashkar plays Beethoven Sonatas

Saleem has attracted a wonderful review for his new CD with Decca Klassik. Franziska von Busse (NDR Kultur) praises his interpretation of Beethoven Sonatas 3, 5, 14 (Moonlight) and 30. [in German] Click here to …

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 …