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  • Clay Center for the Arts & Sciences of WV One Clay Square Charleston, WV, 25301 United States (map)
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Timothy Chooi, violin

Timothy Chooi, violin


Dvorak: Finale from Symphony No. 9 with a side by side with the WV Youth Symphony

Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto featuring Timothy Chooi, violin

Pärt: Cantus in Memorium Benjamin Britten

E. Elgar: Enigma Variations

Lawrence Loh, conductor
Timothy Chooi, violin

Canadian violinist, Timothy Chooi is the First Prize Winner of the 2018 Joseph Joachim International Violin Competition in Hannover, Germany. He most recently also won the 1st Prize of the Schadt Violin Competition in the United States of America. He had already made a name for himself as an awarded of numerous prizes, among them the Michael Hill Violin Competition in New Zealand, Montreal Symphony ManuLife Competition, and this summer, the ‘Prix Yves Paternot’ of the Verbier Festival Academy as ‘Most Outstanding Young Musician,’ earning him his debut as a solo artist in the upcoming season at the Vebier Festival. Chooi has performed worldwide with renowned orchestras, among them the Montreal Symphony Orchestra, the Malaysian Philharmonic, Toronto Symphony Orchestra, and the NDR Philharmonie.

Earlier Event: April 18
Later Event: May 3