Today is Scottish violin virtuoso, Nicola Benedetti‘s 29th birthday!
A graduate of the Yehudi Menuhin School, where she studied with Lord Menuhin and Natasha Boyarskaya, Nicola is a former 1st prize winner at the BBC Young Musician of the Year.
She performs regularly with many of the world’s finest orchestras and conductors – and recently made her solo debut with the New York Philharmonic.
NICOLA BENEDETTI & ALEXEI GRYNYUK | KREISLER | LIEBESFREUD
NICOLA BENEDETTI | KORNGOLD | VIOLIN CONCERTO | KIRIL KARABITS & BOURNEMOUTH SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
NICOLA BENEDETTI | BRUCH | VIOLIN CONCERTO NO. 1 | JIŘÍ BĚLOHLÁVEK & BBC SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA | 2012 LAST NIGHT OF THE PROMS