Title
Violin concertos
Performer
Hilary Hahn 1979- (viool) The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
Conductor
Hugh Wolff
Publisher
Sony, 2000
1 cd
Recording date
1999
Playing time
00:49:41
EAN
5099708902926
CDR
BBX1643
Placing suggestion
11 - Orkest met (solo)-strijkinstrument(en) (NBLC) K2 - Orkest met solo-instrumenten (Flemish music schema)

Availability in Flemish libraries

More than 12 times in Flemish libraries

About Hilary Hahn

Hilary Hahn (born November 27, 1979) is an American violinist. She has performed throughout the world both as a soloist with leading orchestras and conductors and as a recitalist. She has also built a reputation as a champion of contemporary music. Several composers have written works for her, including concerti by Edgar Meyer and Jennifer Higdon, partitas by Antón García Abril, and a violin and piano sonata by Lera Auerbach.

Early life and education

Hahn was born in Lexington, Virginia, on November 27, 1979. She grew up in Baltimore, Maryland. Her father, Steve Hahn, was a journalist and librarian; her paternal great-grandmother was from Bad Dürkheim in Germany. Her mother Anne was an accountant.

A child prodigy, Hahn began playing the violin one month before her fourth birthday in the Suzuki Program of Baltimore's Peabody Institute. She participated in a Suzuki class for a ye…Read more on Wikipedia

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