VC YOUNG ARTIST | Harriet Krijgh, 21 – Princess Christina, Janigro, Fidelio Cello Prize Winner


21 year old Dutch cellist Harriet Krijgh is quickly building an impressive reputation as one of Europe’s most formidable and engaging young concert artists

[video_lightbox_youtube video_id=”SiwRdEW47mg” width=”590″ height=”385″ auto_thumb=”1″]Harriet Klijgh | Elgar Cello Concerto | 3rd & 4th Mvts | Paul Watkins | Amsterdam Conservatory Symphony Orchestra 

A student of Schulz-Bayrova and Jontscho Bayrov, at the Vienna Conservatorium, Harriet is a former prize winner at the Princess Christina, Prima la Musica, Antonio Janigro and Fidelio International Cello Competitions – and was recently awarded 1st prize at the Amsterdam Cello Biennale

Her 2012/13 season highlights include highly prestigious solo recitals at the Concertgebouw and the Wiener Musikverein – and debut appearances at the Rheingau Musik Festival, Schwetzinger Festspiele, Festspiele Mecklenburg-Vorpommern and the Festival Sommets Musicaux Gstaad

She currently performs on a 1690 Hendrick Jacobs cello

[video_lightbox_youtube video_id=”Vzs9GgtiTEE” width=”590″ height=”385″ auto_thumb=”1″]Harriet Klijgh & Sophiko Simisve | Brahms Cello Sonata in E Minor | 1st Mvt | 2011
[video_lightbox_youtube video_id=”CzaQGclVYls” width=”590″ height=”385″ auto_thumb=”1″]Harriet Klijgh | Haydn Cello Concerto No. 1 in C | 1st Mvt | Traunfellner | Wiener Kammerphilharmonie
[video_lightbox_youtube video_id=”d0-dISypLrs” width=”590″ height=”385″ auto_thumb=”1″]Harriet Klijgh &  Kamilla Isanbaeva | Faure | Après un rêve | 2012