Augustin Hadelich has established himself as one of the most sought-after violinists of his generation, continuing to astonish audiences worldwide with his phenomenal technique, poetic sensitivity and gorgeous tone. His remarkable consistency throughout the repertoire, from Paganini to Brahms, Bartók to Adès, is seldom encountered in a single artist.

In North America, Augustin Hadelich has performed with the Saint Paul and Los Angeles chamber orchestras, the Boston Symphony, Cleveland Orchestra, Los Angeles and New York Philharmonics, and Philadelphia Orchestra, in addition to the symphony orchestras of Atlanta, Baltimore, Cincinnati, Colorado, Dallas, Houston, Minnesota, New Jersey, Oregon, San Diego, San Francisco, Saint Louis, Seattle, Toronto and Vancouver. Festival appearances include Aspen, Blossom, Bravo! Vail Valley, Chautauqua (where he made his American debut in 2001), the Hollywood Bowl, Marlboro and Tanglewood.

Worldwide appearances include the London Philharmonic, BBC Philharmonic (Manchester), BBC Symphony (London), Bournemouth Symphony, Danish National Symphony, Helsinki Philharmonic, Mozarteum Orchestra Salzburg, Netherlands Philharmonic, Orchestre Philharmonique de Strasbourg, Royal Scottish National Orchestra, RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra (Dublin), Stuttgart Radio Orchestra, Tokyo Symphony, and a highly acclaimed tour of China with the San Diego Symphony.

Mr. Hadelich has collaborated with such renowned conductors as Roberto Abbado, Marc Albrecht, Marin Alsop, Herbert Blomstedt, Lionel Bringuier, Justin Brown, James Conlon, Christoph von Dohnányi, the late Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos, Alan Gilbert, Hans Graf, Giancarlo Guerrero, Jakub Hruša, Christoph König, Jahja Ling, Hannu Lintu, Andrew Litton, Cristian Macelaru, Jun Märkl, Sir Neville Marriner, Fabio Mechetti, Juanjo Mena, Ludovic Morlot, Sakari Oramo, Andrés Orozco-Estrada, Peter Oundjian, Vasily Petrenko, Yan Pascal Tortelier, Edo de Waart, Hugh Wolff and Jaap van Zweden, among others.

An enthusiastic recitalist, Augustin’s numerous appearances include Carnegie Hall, Concertgebouw (Amsterdam), The Frick Collection (New York), Kennedy Center (Washington, D.C.), Kioi Hall (Tokyo), the Louvre (Paris), Wigmore Hall (London), and the chamber music societies of Detroit, La Jolla, Philadelphia, Seattle and Vancouver. His chamber music partners have included Inon Barnatan, Jeremy Denk, James Ehnes, Alban Gerhardt, Richard Goode, Gary Hoffman, Kim Kashkashian, Robert Kulek, Cho-Liang Lin, Midori, Charles Owen, Vadim Repin, Mitsuko Uchida, Joyce Yang, and members of the Guarneri and Juilliard quartets.

Augustin’s previous recordings for AVIE include the Gramophone Award-nominated pairing of the violin concertos of Sibelius and Adès (Concentric Paths) with Hannu Lintu conducting the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra; Histoire du Tango, a program of violin-guitar works in collaboration with Pablo Sáinz Villegas; Echoes of Paris, featuring French and Russian repertoire influenced by Parisian culture in the early 20th century; and Flying Solo, a CD of masterworks for solo violin.

The 2006 Gold Medalist of the International Violin Competition of Indianapolis, Mr. Hadelich is the recipient of an Avery Fisher Career Grant (2009), a Borletti-Buitoni Trust Fellowship in the UK (2011), and Lincoln Center’s Martin E. Segal Award (2012).
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