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Title
Violin concerto
Performer
Maxim Vengerov  (viool) London Symphony Orchestra
Conductor
Mstislav Rostropovitsj 1927-2007
Publisher
EMI, 2003
1 cd
Recording date
2002
Note
Bekroning in de categorie: "Concerten"
EAN
0724355750020
CDR
BBX1910

About Maxim Vengerov

Maxim Alexandrovich Vengerov (Russian: Максим Александрович Венгеров, IPA: [mɐkˈsʲim ɐlʲɪkˈsandrəvʲɪtɕ vʲɪnˈɡʲerəf]; born 20 August 1974) is a Russian-born Israeli violinist, violist, and conductor. Classic FM has called him “one of the greatest violinists in the world.”

Biography

Vengerov was born the only child of Aleksandr and Larisa Borisovna, oboist and orphanage children’s choir director respectively. He began studying the violin at age 5 with Galina Turchaninova. At the age of 10, Vengerov won the 1984 International Karol Lipiński and Henryk Wieniawski Young Violin Player Competition. For the next five years he was a pupil of Zakhar Bron, who in 1987 left the Soviet Union to teach at the Royal Academy of Music in London. When Bron relocated to the…Read more on Wikipedia