Augustin Hadelich photocredit Suxiao Yang

Grammy-Award-winner Augustin Hadelich is widely recognized as one of the great violinists of our time. From Adès to Paganini, from Brahms to Bartók, he showcases a wide-ranging, adventurous repertoire and is often referred to by colleagues as a “musician’s musician”.

Recently named Musical America 2018 “Instrumentalist of the Year”, he is consistently cited for his phenomenal technique, soulful musicianship and insightful interpretations. Highlights of the 2019-20 season include concertos with the Philharmonia Orchestra, New York Philharmonic, Boston Symphony, Cleveland Orchestra, BBC Philharmonic, Oslo Philharmonic, Danish National Symphony, Finnish Radio Symphony, Lahti Symphony, Iceland Symphony, South Netherlands Philharmonic, Orquesta de Euskadi, WDR Sinfonieorchester, NDR Elbphilharmonie and Deutsche Oper Berlin.

Augustin Hadelich is the winner of a 2016 Grammy Award – “Best Classical Instrumental Solo” – for his recording of Dutilleux’s Violin Concerto, L’Arbre des songes, with the Seattle Symphony under Ludovic Morlot (Seattle Symphony MEDIA). A prolific recording artist, Hadelich recently signed to Warner Classics and his first release on the label – Paganini 24 Caprices – was released in January 2018.

The son of German parents, Augustin Hadelich was born and raised in Italy and studied at The Juilliard School with Joel Smirnoff. After winning the Gold Medal at the 2006 International Violin Competition of Indianapolis appearances on many of the world’s top stages quickly followed including Carnegie Hall, Wigmore Hall, Kennedy Center in Washington and Amsterdam Concertgebouw.

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