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  • date of birth: October 20, 1997
  • graduated from the Domenico Cimarosa Conservatory and later from the Conservatorio della Svizzera italiana with Maestro Pavel Berman;
  • he studied with Maestros Vadim Brodsky, Salvatore Accardo, Boris Belkin, Zakhar Bron and Shlomo Mintz;
  • plays the G. B. Guadagnini, Turin 1783 ex Kleynenberg violin thanks to the kind concession of the Pro Canale Foundation of Milan.


First Round

Bach Ciaccona from Partita in D minor for Solo Violin

Mozart Violin Concerto No. 3 in G major K. 216

Paganini Caprice No. 21

Second Round

Beethoven Violin Sonata No. 3 in E-flat major Op. 12

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

Paganini Nel cor più non mi sento


Grieg Violin Sonata No. 3 in C minor Op. 45

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

Saint-Saëns Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso in A minor Op. 28


Brahms Violin Concerto in D major Op. 77