Today is Russian-born Israeli violinist Shlomo Mintz‘s 59th birthday.
A prodigy of Ilona Fehér and Dorothy DeLay, he made his solo debut with the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra – aged just 11.
Maestro Mintz currently serves as Artistic Director of the Sion-Valais International Music Festival – and serves on the jury of a number of prominent international violin competitions.
SHLOMO MINTZ | MENDELSSOHN | VIOLIN CONCERTO | ZUBIN MEHTA & ISRAEL SYMPHONY
SHLOMO MINTZ | PAGANINI | CAPRICE NO.5