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10.24.11
Gidon Kremer
A Transcendence Anchored in Bach
The New York Times
09.11.11
Marin Alsop, Robert Spano, Daniil Trifonov, Daniel Hope, Gidon Kremer, Brooklyn Rider , Schola Cantorum de Venezuela , Ian Bostridge, Nicholas Phan, Morris Robinson
20 Concerts To Hear This Fall
WQXR
06.08.11
Gidon Kremer
Istanbul Music Festival to present a top honor to violinist
Hürriyet Daily News
11.02.10
Gidon Kremer, Kremerata Baltica
Gidon Kremer and his Kremerata Baltica take a spiritual plunge
Los Angeles Times
10.23.10
Gidon Kremer
Classical CDs Round-Up 13
The Arts Desk
09.30.10
Gidon Kremer, Kremerata Baltica
Review: De Profundis –Gidon Kremer, violin and director/ Daniil Grishin, viola/ Ula Ulijona Zebriunaite, viola/ Andrei Pushkarev, vibraphone/ Reinut Tepp, cembalo/ Kremerata Baltica – Nonesuch
Audiophile Audition
12.04.09
Marin Alsop, Ingo Metzmacher, Yefim Bronfman, Daniel Hope, Gidon Kremer, Yuri Bashmet, Yo-Yo Ma, Colin Currie, Sérgio and Odair Assad, Silk Road Ensemble , Estonian National Symphony Orchestra , Katarina Karnéus, Ian Bostridge, Nathan Gunn
CONGRATULATIONS OPUS 3 ARTISTS GRAMMY NOMINEES
01.25.08
Gidon Kremer
London Philharmonic Orchestra/Krivine
Times Online
08.09.07
Gidon Kremer
Kremerata Baltica gives audience reason to smile
The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
04.30.07
Gidon Kremer
A standout performance
The Boston Globe
01.15.07
Gidon Kremer
BBCSO/Brabbins, Barbican, London
Guardian Unlimited
11.21.06
Gidon Kremer
Ambition pay for Gidon Kremer
The Los Angeles Times
Of all the world’s leading violinists, Gidon Kremer perhaps has the most unconventional career. Born in Riga, Latvia, he began studying at the age of four with his father and grandfather, who were both distinguished string players. At the age of seven, he entered Riga Music School. At sixteen he was awarded the first Prize of the Latvian Republic and two years later he began his studies with David Oistrakh at the Moscow Conservatory. He went on to win prestigious awards including the 1967 Queen Elizabeth Competition and the first prize in both Paganini and Tchaikovsky International Competitions.

This success launched Gidon Kremer’s distinguished career, in the course of which he has established a worldwide reputation as one of the most original and compelling artists of his generation. He has appeared on virtually every major concert stage with the most celebrated orchestras of Europe and America. Also he has collaborated with today’s foremost conductors. ... read full bio