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  • date of birth: April 15, 1998
  • studied with Sergey Fatkulin, Zakhar Bron and Yuri Volguin, who is his actual professor;
  • received masterclasses from Shlomo Mintz, Laurent Korcia, Serguei Teslia, Manuel Guillén, Gilles Apap and Shirly Laub;
  • recently, José have recorded two CDs: José Fraguas plays Manuel Quiroga (2019) and José Fraguas plays Francisco Estévez (2019);
  • recitals and concerts with orchestra in different countries: Spain, China, Germany, Italy, France, England, Russia.

Prizes: 3rd Prize at Pedro Bote Competition (Spain, 2019), 1st Prize at the Agic Violin Competition (Spain, 2017), 1st Prize at the Forum Musikae Competition (Spain, 2015)


First Round

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

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

Paganini Caprice No. 24

Second Round

Beethoven Violin Sonata No. 5 in F major Op. 24, Spring

Enescu “Ménétrier” from Impressions d’enfance Suite Op. 28

Ysaÿe Sonata No. 3 in D minor for Solo Violin Op. 27, Ballade


Franck Violin Sonata in A major

Enescu Sonata No. 2 in F minor for Violin and Piano Op. 6

Wieniawski Variations on an Original Theme Op. 15


Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto in D major Op. 35