World-class musicians dine at Yupins Restaurant


Ben Hansen (3rd right), a well-known Classical Music Impresario in Pattaya, hosted dinner for famous young Russian pianist Ilya Kondratiev (2nd left) and his entourage at Yupins Restaurant recently. Ilya, who was in town to perform at a concert, kindly spared his precious time to test Ben’s grand piano. Also in the picture are pianist Piet van den Broek (2nd right) from Holland and piano tuner/technician Kyle Greenlee (right) from the USA.