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Ryu Goto

Ryu Goto About Professional violinist known for his solo work with such renowned orchestras as the London Philharmonic, the United States National Symphony Orchestra, and the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra. Other Informations He started playing the violin when he was three years old and made his professional debut at age seven in Japan’s Pacific Music Festival. …

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Wallace Hartley

Wallace Hartley About Remembered as the leader of the band that kept playing on after the RMS Titanic had hit an iceberg, this violinist went down with the “unsinkable” ship. Other Informations After briefly working for the Craven & Union Bank, he performed with the Huddersfield Philharmonic Orchestra and the Bridlington Municipal Orchestra. He later …

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Tiarra The Five Strings

Tiarra The Five Strings About Violinist who is widely known as the fifth youngest child of The Five Strings performance troupe. She has gained popularity on YouTube alongside her siblings for their original violin/string instrument-centric covers of popular songs. Other Informations She and her siblings released their debut album in 2013. Her family’s YouTube channel had previously …

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Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg

Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg About Winner of the Walter W. Naumburg International Violin Competition at the age of twenty, the youngest prizewinner at that time, as well as a recipient of the 1983 Avery Fisher Career Grant and winner of the Avery Fisher Prize in 1999. Other Informations She attended the Curtis Institute of Music and then …

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Jenny Oaks Baker

Jenny Oaks Baker About First violinist for the National Symphony Orchestra for seven years and who has released numerous albums, one of which was nominated for a Grammy Award. Other Informations She made her solo debut at the age of eight after playing violin four years previous. She has gone on to win many awards …

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Tiana The Five Strings

Tiana The Five Strings About Widely known for being the third-oldest child in the family The Five Strings violin troupe. She has gained popularity on their YouTube channel of the same name alongside her siblings for their original violin compositions for popular songs. Other Informations She saw her YouTube channel created in August 2011. She was 7-years-old …

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Koh Gabriel Kameda

Koh Gabriel Kameda About Violinist and winner of the 1997 Henryk Szeryng International Violin Competition in Mexico. Other Informations At the age of five, he began playing violin and was competing by the age of eight; he became well-decorated in awards before the age of twenty. He founded a project orchestra called The Tokyo Chamber …

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Rachel Kolly d'alba

Rachel Kolly d'alba About One of the most internationally famous Swiss violinists to ever perform. She has collaborated with a variety of orchestras, including the Orchestra Sinfonica di Milano Giuseppe Verdi. Other Informations Considered a prodigy, she learned how to play violin when she was five and had her first solo debut at the age …

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Marin Alsop

Marin Alsop About Violinist and orchestral conductor known for her work with the Sao Paulo State Symphony Orchestra and the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra. Other Informations After transferring from Yale University to the Juilliard School, she earned undergraduate and graduate degrees in violin performance and established a musical ensemble called String Fever. During the 1990s and …

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Vaclav Hudeček

Vaclav Hudeček About Violinist who was the recipient of the National Award for Achievement in the Area of Culture and the Arts by the president of the Czech Republic in 2007. Other Informations At the age of fifteen, he performed with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and was discovered by David Oistrach. His performance of “Le …

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Robert Mann

Robert Mann About Violinist who was a founding member of the Juilliard String Quartet and a mentor for many aspiring violinists. Other Informations He started playing violin when he was nine years old and began his studies at the Juilliard School when he was eighteen. The attack on Pearl Harbor during World War II happened …

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Mapy

Mapy About Acoustic and electronic violinist who gained fame online for her instrumental covers of popular hip hop, soca and reggae songs. She released a debut album called Island Girl in 2018.  Other Informations She began taking violin lessons when she was 6 years old. She was the the leader of the First Violin section in …