11/03/2016

Yann Tiersen Announces Fan Competition, Shares Live Video

YANN TIERSEN

ANNOUNCES FAN COMPETITION

WATCH “YUZIN” RECORDED AT ABBEY ROAD

PHOTO CREDIT: Christopher Fernandez
“EUSA is luminous, a grand gesture made up of the kind of small, gorgeous moments that will remind listeners of home — wherever that may be.” – Exclaim!

“his songs and instrumental pieces have a cinematic sweep and lyrical elegance” – WNYC Soundcheck

“EUSA is a faultless work” – Record Collector 

"… brimming with aching melody" - MOJO 
 
Following the release of EUSA, a brand new album of piano compositions recorded live at Abbey Road,Yann Tiersen is launching a competition to find the best and most interesting interpretations of tracks from the album. There are three categories for entry: Best Overall Performance, Most Interesting Location and Best Non-Piano Performance. Fans are asked to upload their interpretations tohttp://myeusa.com and three winners, chosen by Yann Tiersen, will win a signed toy piano (the same kind that Tiersen performs with on the current tour), plus signed EUSA goodies. The competition closes on January 13, 2017, and winners will be announced on January 23. Further information available fromhttp://myeusa.com.

Watch + share a brand new video of Tiersen playing his track “Yuzin” live at Abbey Road HERE.

Tiersen also announces a very special evening at the Royal Albert Hall, London on October 30, 2017. He will perform tracks from EUSA alongside classics from throughout his career, including compositions featured in the film Amelie (2001, Dir. Jean-Pierre Jeunet). This will be Tiersen’s biggest UK show to date and his first since 2016’s sold out European tour that included performances at London’s Barbican, the Edinburgh International Festival, Amsterdam’s Carré Theatre, the Vienna Konzerthaus and the Philharmonie de Paris.

Tickets for the Royal Albert Hall are on-sale HERE at 9am on Fri Nov 4. See below for full 2017 tour dates.

YANN TIERSEN 2017 TOUR
Jan 24 – Sydney Opera House Concert Hall
Jan 25 – Melbourne, Hamer Hall Arts Centre
Oct 30 – UK, London Royal Albert Hall

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