Rino Yoshimoto, violin
Eighteen-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. Augustin Dumay at Queen Elizabeth music chapel.
Noted for her phenomenal musicality Ms. Yoshimoto is a prize holder of numerous international violin competitions including the Fritz Kreisler International Violin Competition 2018, the International Johannes Brahms Competition 2017-19, and the Padova International Music Competition Italy 2018.
She performed for Queen Mathilde of Belgium in December 2020. She is elected as one of the 6 finalists of the Shanghai International violin competition. She is elected to the 2020,2021 Rohm Music Foundation scholarship student. (Japan)
She plays a violin made by Giuseppe Guarneri in 1697 in Italy, courtesy of the foundation Boubo-Music Switzerland.
Since September 2020, she is an Artist in Residence at the Queen Elisabeth Music Chapel.