It has been announced this week that Japanese-born American violin virtuoso Midori will join the roster of Kirshbaum Associates, in New York City – for North American management representation.
A recognized child prodigy, she made her professional solo debut with the New York Philharmonic aged just 11.
Today Midori performs and records regularly with many of the world’s leading orchestras and conductors – and serves a teaching position on faculty at the Curtis Institute of Music.
"We are delighted to assume North American representation for Midori, an artist of international renown who has long served as a distinguished and outspoken humanitarian and a passionate advocate for education ... " Kirshbaum Associates Executives Shirley Kirshbaum and Jason M. Belz have today told The Violin Channel.
"We look forward to working together with Intermusica as we support Midori in her varied projects on this side of the Atlantic, introducing her to new audiences and connecting her with her numerous fans across the country."
Kirshbaum Associates roster includes: violinists Pinchas Zukerman and Viviane Hagner, cellist Narek Hakhnazaryan and Ralph Kirshbaum, The Junction Trio and Danish String Quartet - and VC Artists Zlatomir Fung and Bomsori Kim.