The Ukrainian violinist, Valeriy Sokolov, is one of the most outstanding young artists of his generation.
Working regularly with the world’s leading orchestras, he has enjoyed collaborations with the Philharmonia Orchestra, Chamber Orchestra of Europe, Cleveland Orchestra, BBC Symphony Orchestra , Tonhalle Orchestra Zurich, Rotterdam Philharmonic, City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, Tokyo Symphony, Seoul Philharmonic, Orchestre de Paris.
He works frequently with conductors including Vladimir Ashkenazy, David Zinman, Susanna Malkki, Andris Nelsons, Peter Oundjian, Rafael Payare, Santtu-Matias Rouvali, Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Juraj Valcuha and Kirill Karabits. He has appeared in many major European festivals including Verbier, Lockenhaus and Lucerne. He regularly performs in the major concert halls around the world with highlights including regular Sunday Morning series appearances in Theatre du Chatelet as well as at the Wigmore Hall, Lincoln Center, Mariinsky Theatre, Prinzregenten Theatre in Munich and Musikverein in Vienna.
The 2018/19 season saw Valeriy give debut performances with the Oslo Philharmonic, Berlin Konzerthausorchester and the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra at London’s Southbank Centre as well as a tour of China with the Shanghai Symphony Orchestra. He also returned to the New Japan Philharmonic and La Chaux-de-Fonds.
Highlights of the 2019/20 season sees Valeriy return to the Orchestre National de France, NDR Hannover , Tampere Philharmonic and the Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra with Kirill Karabits. He will also return to the Berlin Konzerthausorchester for his debut at the Musikfest Berlin.
Born in 1986 in Kharkov, Ukraine, Valeriy is one of the leading violinists to come out of Ukraine in the past twenty years. Valeriy left his native country age 13 and have completed his studies with Natalia Boyarskaya, Felix Andrivesky, Marc Lubotsky, Ana Chumachenko, Boris Kuschnir and Gidon Kremer in London,Hamburg, Frankfurt and Vienna.
Valeriy Sokolov is a 2005 winner of the George Enescu International Violin Competition in Bucharest.
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- More info 18:00 01 Oct 2020 Auditorium Rainier III de Monte Carlo, MONTE CARLO
CAMILLE SAINT-SAËNS Violin Concerto No.3
Conductor: Bertrand De Billy
Ensemble: Orchestre Philharmonique de Monte-Carlo