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Shin SAKAI

JAPAN

  • date of birth: 8th of March 1994

  • graduated from the Tokyo University of the Arts with a Bachelor Degree and is currently a third year student in a Master’s program with Prof. Takashi Shimizu and Sungsic Yang

  • studied with Prof. Junichi Matsuda, Frantisek Novotny and Takaya Urakawa

  • participated in masterclasses with Prof. Eduard Schmieder, Mario Hossen, Michael Frischenschlager and Pierre Amoyal

  • performed in the Japan China Peace Friendship Concerts, the YBP Music Festival, the Orpheus International Music Festival and the Hidatakayama Music Festival

Prizes: First Prize at the Euroasia Young Competition, Third Prize at the Japan Classic Music Competition; Second prizes of the Design-K International Music Competition, the Japan Players Competition, the Osaka International Music Competition, the Wien Beethoven Competition, the Solo Violin Competition in Italy

Program:

First Round

Bach Adagio and Fugue from Sonata for Solo Violin in G minor

Mozart Violin Concerto no. 5 in A major K. 219

Paganini Caprice no. 11

Second Round

Schubert Rondo Brillant in B minor op. 70 D 895

EnescuMénétrier” from Impressions d’enfance Suite op. 28

Bartók Sonata for Solo Violin Sz. 117

Semifinal

Franck Sonata in A major

Enescu Sonata no. 2 in F minor op. 6

Saint-Saëns Caprice d’apres l’Etude en forme de valse op. 52

Final

Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto in D major op. 35