Today is Dutch violinist and conductor Jaap van Zweden‘s 56th birthday.
A student of Dorothy DeLay, he was awarded the Concertmaster’s position of the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra aged just 18 — a position he served for 16 years.
He is currently the Music Director of the Dallas Symphony Orchestra and the Royal Flemish Philharmonic.
STRAVINSKY | THE RITE OF SPRING | JAAP VAN ZWEDEN & RADIO FILHARMONISCH ORKEST
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