Czech violin virtuoso Josef Spacek is quickly building an international reputation as one of the new generation’s top tier concert soloists and orchestral leaders.
A graduate of the Curtis Institute of Music and The Juilliard School, where he studied with Ida Kavafian, Jaime Laredo and Itzhak Perlman, he is a former major prize winner at the Michael Hill, Kocian, Queen Elisabeth and Carl Nielsen International Violin Competitions.
JOSEF SPACEK | RAVEL | TZIGANE | JIRI BELOHLAVEK | CZECH PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA | 2014
Josef’s recent debuts include solo engagements with the Czech Philharmonic, Rotterdam Philharmonic, Netherlands Philharmonic, Orchestra Sinfonica Nazionale della RAI, Tokyo Metropolitan Symphony Orchestra, Essener Philharmoniker, Orchestre Philharmonique de Luxembourg, Philadelphia Orchestra and the Malaysian Philharmonic Orchestra.
He currently serves as an Associate Artist with the Czech Philharmonic Orchestra – a highly distinguished role he is balancing with his flourishing international solo career.
JOSEF SPACEK | YSAYE | SONATA NO. 3 | 2012 QUEEN ELISABETH INTERNATIONAL VIOLIN COMPETITION
JOSEF SPACEK | MOZART | VIOLIN CONCERTO NO. 3 IN G MAJOR | 1ST MVT | 2012 QUEEN ELISABETH INTERNATIONAL VIOLIN COMPETITION
JOSEF SPACEK | SIBELIUS | VIOLIN CONCERTO | 2ND MVT | 2012 QUEEN ELISABETH INTERNATIONAL VIOLIN COMPETITION
JOSEF SPACEK | FIBICH | POLONAISE DE CONCERT IN D MAJOR | CZECH PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA | 2013
JOSEF SPACEK | SCHUBERT | RONDO IN A MAJOR | 2009
JOSEF SPACEK | BACH | SONATA NO. 2 IN A MINOR | GRAVE | 2012
Name: Josef Spacek
Violin: Jean Baptiste Vuillaume
Bow: Albert Nürnberger
Strings: Larsen – Virtuoso
Accessories: Kun Shoulder Rest, Larsen Violin Rosin
Teachers: Ida Kavafian, Jaime Laredo, Shmuel Askhenasi, Itzhak Perlman