Today is Japanese-American violin virtuoso Ryu Goto’s 30th birthday.
A physics graduate from Harvard University, Ryu is widely regarded as one of today’s eminent young concert virtuosi – working and recording regularly with many of the world’s finest orchestras and conductors.
He currently performs on the 1722 ‘Jupiter’ Stradivarius – on generous loan from the Nippon Music Foundation.
17-year-old Japanese violinist Risa Hokamura is quickly building an international reputation as a young virtuoso of outstanding potential.
A student of Koichiro Harada, Mayuko Kamio and Machie Oguri at the...