Aisha Orazbayeva is a London-based violinist and composer. She has released three critically acclaimed solo albums with music ranging from her own compositions to Telemann and Sciarrino. Recent performances include Kazakh premiere of Bartok’s 2nd violin concerto with the Kazakh symphony orchestra, audio-visual installation with Lilly Wittenburg at Ausland Berlin, lecture-recital at Reykjavik’s Art Academy, recital at Sound Live Tokyo Festival and the Gagosian Gallery London as part of Richard Serra’s exhibition.
Aisha’s collaboration with Tim Etchells in the form of violin and spoken word improvisation has led to radio broadcasts, release of their vinyl EP and international performances. Orazbayeva has also created music for dance, theatre and film.
Recent releases include Morton Feldman’s Piano, Violin, Viola, Cello on Another Timbre and John Cage’s Two4 for violin and sho on SN Variations.
Aisha is a member of ensembles Plus-Minus and Apartment House in London.