Elias David MONCADO
date of birth: 4th of November 2000
is a junior student at Interlaken Classics Akademie in Switzerland since 2016, studying with Professor Zakhar Bron. He is currently student of Professor Pierre Amoyal at Mozarteum Salzburg.
made his debut at the age of 12 as a soloist with the German Chamber Orchestra Berlin; since then he played with international orchestras such as Philharmonic Orchestra Freiburg, Smetana Philharmonic Orchestra Prague, Polish Philharmonic Orchestra Sopot, Bavarian Broadcasting Symphony Orchestra, Orchestre Philharmonique du Maroc.
currently plays a violin by Antonio Stradivari dated in Cremona from 17th century, loaned by a German foundation
Prizes: “Hindemith” Competition Berlin (2nd Prize), “Lions” Competition Germany (1st Prize), “Andrea Postacchini” Competition Fermo/Italy (2nd Prize, Special Prize for best performance of a piece from 19th-21st century, Special Prize for the best German participant of the entire competition)
Bach Adagio and Fugue from Sonata for Solo Violin in G minor
Mozart Violin Concerto no. 3 in G major K. 216
Paganini Caprice no. 2
Schubert Rondo Brillant in B minor op. 70 D 895
Enescu “Ménétrier” from “Impressions d’enfance” Suite op. 28
Lutosławski Subito for Violin and Piano
Debussy Sonata in G minor L148
Enescu Sonata no. 2 in F minor op. 6
Saint-Saëns Caprice d’apres l’Etude en forme de valse op. 52
Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto in D major op. 35