Nikolaj Znaider

Violin

Nikolaj Znaider

Nikolaj Znaider is now established as one of the foremost violinists of his generation and is invited regularly to work with many of the world’s leading orchestras including, Berlin Philharmonic, Bavarian Radio Symphony, Leipzig Gewandhaus, London Symphony, New York Philharmonic, Chicago Symphony, Philadelphia Orchestra, Israel Philharmonic, Kirov Orchestra, London Philharmonic, Munich Philharmonic, Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, St. Petersburg Philharmonic and enjoys artistic collaboration with highly acclaimed conductors including Daniel Barenboim, Herbert Blomstedt, Myung Whun Chung, Sir Colin Davis, Charles Dutoit, Valery Gergiev, Mariss Jansons, Neeme Järvi, Lorin Maazel, Kurt Masur, Zubin Mehta, Mstislav Rostropovich and Yuri Temirkanov.

In recital and chamber music performances Znaider appears at many of the world’s leading concert halls and festivals and collaborates in chamber music projects with Daniel Barenboim, Leif Ove Andsnes, Yuri Bashmet, Yefim Bronfman, Lynn Harrell, Truls Mork and Jonathan Gilad.

Nikolaj records exclusively for RCA Red Seal and his latest recording of the Beethoven and Mendelssohn Violin Concertos with Zubin Mehta and Israel Philharmonic is due for release later in 2005.

Performances with the RNO

August 2007

On Tour

15 Wed

Santa Margarita, open air

Cortona

Location

Program

Smetana
Moldau from "Ma Vlast"
Mendelssohn
Violin Concerto, Op. 64, E minor
Dvorak
Symphony No. 8, Op. 88, G major
Conductor:

Nikolaj Znaider

Guest Artist:

Nikolaj Znaider, Violin

2007 Tuscan Sun Festival

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