Alexandra Soumm, violinist

Alexandra Soumm, violinist in San Francisco on Sunday, May 19, 2019
Alexandra Soumm, violinist in San Francisco on Sunday, May 19, 2019
Sunday, May 19, 2019, 1500 - 1700
This French/Russian rising star has performed at the BOZAR, the Louvre and Wigmore Hall, as well as with the LA Philharmonic at the Hollywood Bowl. “Lush tone” (Baltimore Sun) SAN FRANCISCO DEBUT!

" Lush tone, technical aplomb and abundant personality” —Baltimore Sun

French/Russian violinist Alexandra Soumm has performed with the Royal, BBC, London, and Hungarian National Philharmonics, as well as the Baltimore, Galicia, RTÉ National, Danish National, Trondheim, NHK, Tokyo Metropolitan, Tokyo and Munich Symphonies, led by such conductors as Herbert Blomstedt, Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos, Neeme Järvi, Osmo Vänska, Leonard Slatkin and Marin Alsop. She has performed with the Los Angeles Philharmonic at the Hollywood Bowl.
She performs regularly with Orchestre National de Bordeaux, Orchestre National du Capitole de Toulouse, Orchestre de Paris, Orchestre National de Lyon, and Orchestre National de Montpellier. She has given recitals at the Louvre, Bozar, and Wigmore Hall and has appeared at Verbier and other prominent festivals.
Born in Moscow, Ms. Soumm began studying and performing at a very young age, and then moved to Vienna to study with the renowned Boris Kuschnir. She won the Eurovision Competition in 2004. She was a member of BBC Radio 3’s New Generation Artist roster 2010-12 and was a London Music Masters awardee from 2012-2015. In 2012 she co-founded “Esperanz’Arts,” a collective of 60 musicians who perform in schools, homeless shelters, prisons and hospitals. In January 2013, Alexandra was named Godmother of the newly established El Sistema France. She works with the Seiji Ozawa International Academy in Switzerland and, has given masterclasses in the United States, Venezuela, Brazil, Japan, Israel and Belgium.
STRAVINSKY Divertimento
GRIEG Violin Sonata No. 2
BARTOK Romanian Dances
GERSHWIN "Porgy and Bess" Suite
RAVEL Tzigane

On Sunday May 19, 2019 at 3:00 pm (ends 5:00 pm)

Category: Live Music - Classical


orchestra: USD 48.0

Venue: Herbst Theatre, 401 Van Ness Avenue, San Francisco, 94102


Starting Price Per Person
$ 48.00 USD
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Herbst Theatre
401 Van Ness Avenue
San Francisco 94102
United States
( Private Organization Space )

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City Box Office
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