Happy news: Kissin gets wed

March 12, 2017 by norman lebrecht


The pianist Evgeny Kissin, 45, married Karina Arzumanova yesterday morning in Prague, where the bride lives.

The couple have known each other since they were children.

We wish them every happiness.


Comments (24)

  1. Jeffrey Biegel says:

    Wonderful news–happy they have found this moment to join together as one.

    1. Sharon kleefield says:

      What a blessed occasion for both of them. Evgeny is a special human being and a brilliant pianist and his new wife must be wonderful as well

  2. Ungeheuer says:

    Wow 45 already. May they live happily ever after.

  3. greta beigel says:

    This is so great. .hope Kissen includes all in his pending memoir?

  4. John Borstlap says:

    The story shows that sometimes, being very patient is worthwhile.

  5. Paul Davis says:

    Happy news and beautiful story! Might this mean the possibility of kleine Kissins?

    I also loke the suitable emphasis on Karina’s “threee” sons!

  6. Mia Sperber says:

    Warm congratulations! Romantic Prague is the best city in the world to get married!

  7. herrera says:

    45? Kissin will forever live on as a teenage wunderkind on youtube.

    Mazel tov!

  8. Zamira Benthall says:

    Delighted with this happy news Genya!!

  9. Consuelo says:

    Congratulations to one of the best pianist of our times!!!
    May you both live happily even after….

  10. kn says:

    What a great news!

  11. Mark says:

    Siman Tov & Mazel Tov to the happy couple !!!

  12. Norman Krieger says:

    Mazal Tov!!

  13. Mariko Oka says:

    So very, very happy for him!!!! Congratulations!!!

  14. Heath says:

    Mazal tov to them!

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  16. Daniel Galay says:

    מזל טוב, טייערער יבגני און דיין באשערטע!

  17. Leon Whitesell says:

    Great happiness to both! What joy!

  18. Judy Tseng says:

    Congratulations to the happy couple and their families!

  19. Judy sumray says:

    So happy with this news… have brought unbelievable joy to this world…..may you bring unbelievable jot to each other….words are inadequate….j

  20. Mary Reardon says:

    As one of his most committed fans, this was great news for me to hear and I hope that they will be very, very, happy. He has given me so much pleasure I would wish his marriage to generate the same for both of them .

  21. Natashka Davashka says:

    Velikij, o kakoj on velikij! Talantlivyj, po-detski prostoj, Evgenij – ty nash Bog mnogolikij, my kak odin idem za toboj!

  22. maria teresa ribera ovalle says:

    Felicidades para el mejor pianista de todos los tiempos , que romantico son una pareja que se conoce desde siempre y ojala su felicidad perdure durante toda su vida

  23. Enrique Mariño says:

    Espere esta agradable noticia durante mucho tiempo. Felicidades!!!

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