ON THIS DAY | Happy Birthday, VC Young Artist Kevin Zhu!

Kevin shot to international fame, aged just 11, after claiming 1st Prize in the Junior Division of the 2012 Menuhin Competition and was awarded 1st prize at the 2018 Paganini International Violin Competition

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Kevin Zhu Birthday

Today is American violinist, VC Young Artist Kevin Zhu’s 20th birthday.

A student of Itzhak Perlman and Li Lin at The Juilliard School, he currently performs on the 1722 ‘Ex-Lord Wandsworth’ Stradivarius, on generous loan from the Ryuji Ueno Foundation and the Rare Violins In Consortium.

 

VC YOUNG ARTIST KEVIN ZHU | PAGANINI VIOLIN CONCERTO NO. 1 | MICHAEL ZLABINGER & ORCHESTRA DEL TEATRO CARLO FELICE | 2018 PAGANINI INTERNATIONAL VIOLIN COMPETITION | 1ST PRIZE | 17 YEARS OLD