Today is VC Artist Alexandra Conunova’s Birthday!
Today is violinist Alexandra Conunova’s 35th birthday!
A graduate of the Hannover University of Music and the Haute Ecole de Musique de Lausanne, Alexandra is a former major prize winner at the Hannover, Tchaikovsky, George Enescu, Tibor Varga, Kloster Shontal, Henri Marteau and Singapore International Violin Competitions.
Conunova has appeared with many of the leading international orchestras, including the Orchestre de Paris, Mahler Chamber Orchestra, NDR Radiophilharmonie, Orchestre de la Suisse Romande, Orchestra della Svizzera Italiana, Paris Chamber Orchestra, Mariinsky Orchestra, Russian National Orchestra, NFOR, Orchestra Teatro Regio Torino and Barcelona Symphony, among others.
She frequently performs under the batons of maestros A. Manze, L. Foster, J-P. Saraste, T. Currentzis, G. Noseda, L. Langree, A. Poga, J. Weilerstein, M.Pletnev, L.Equilbey, A. Manacorda, C. Zacharias, D. Hindoyan, J. Nott, P. Bleuse, D. Ward, O. Lyniv and J. Malwitz.
She debuted at the 2022 Tivoli Festival play-directing Vivaldi/Piazzola’s Four Seasons, which led to an immediate re-invitation by the Copenhagen Philharmonic for the next season to perform Arthur Lourie’s Concerto da Camera. Other recent highlights include a tour with the Insula Orchestra, a return to performing with the Orchestre de la Suisse Romande and with the Polish Radio National Symphony Orchestra.
Alexandra currently plays on Giovanni Batistta Guadagnini, ca. 1785 ex “Ida Levin”, on a kind loan from a music lover.
VC ARTIST ALEXANDRA CONUNOVA & NATALIA MOROZOVA | SAINT SAËNS | INTRODUCTION AND RONDO CAPRICCIOSO |