Rino Yoshimoto, violin
Seventeen-year- old Japanese violinist Rino Yoshimoto has captivated audiences around the world. In 2019, she performed solo debuts in Carnegie Hall and Vienna Musikverein. She has an extensive repertoire and has performed with orchestras including: Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra, Bulgaria, Orchestra di Padova e del Veneto, Italy and Kobe Philharmonic Orchestra, Japan.
Ms. Yoshimoto is a current student of both Prof. Michael Frischenschlager at the University of Music and Performing Arts Vienna and Prof. Yoshio Unno at the Tokyo College of Music highschool as a special scholarship student. She travels between Tokyo and Vienna on a regular basis.
Noted for her phenomenal musicality Ms. Yoshimoto is a prize holder of numerous international violin competitions including: Fritz Kreisler International Violin Competition 2018, International Johannes Brahms Competition 2017-19, and the Padova International Music Competition Italy 2018.
She is elected to 2020 Rohm Music foundation scholarship student (Japan).
Since september 2020, she is an Artist in Residence at the Queen Elisabeth Music Chapel.