Today is American-Canadian Violin Virtuoso Leila Josefowicz’s Birthday [ON-THIS-DAY]

Today is American-Canadian violin virtuoso Leila Josefowicz's birthday

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Today is American-Canadian violin virtuoso Leila Josefowicz‘s birthday!

A graduate of the Curtis Institute of Music, Leila began her international career performing with the world’s premier orchestras and conductors whilst still in her teens.

A strong advocate of new music, in recent years she has premiered a number of important new compositions – including works by John Adams, Oliver Knussen, Thomas Ades and Esa-Pekka Salonen.

 

LEILA JOSEFOWICZ | LUCA FRANCESCONI VIOLIN CONCERTO ‘DUENDE’ | SUSANNA MALKKI & HELSINKI PHILHARMONIC | 2013

 

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