Jaime Laredo, violinist and conductor

"He has everything a virtuoso violinist needs. But he has more than that. He is a violinist of profound musicianship."

The New Yorker

 Music Director, Vermont Symphony Orchestra

Artistic Director & Conductor, New York String Orchestra Seminar

 Principal Conductor, Westchester Philharmonic


“A smooth podium technique, a sweet violin and viola 
tone and an affectionate approach to whatever music is 
at hand…” —St. Louis Post-Dispatch


Through concerts in thirty plus countries on five continents, and in over forty recordings, Jaime Laredo has won the hearts of millions with performances of style and passion. From coast to coast his artistry has earned him the reputation not only as one of the world's premiere violin virtuosi and as conductor "a consummate collaborative musician" (NY Times Dec 2013).  In all that he does, he is a performer of depth and versatility.


WITH ORCHESTRA:
Conductor/Soloist
Violin or Viola Soloist
Double Concertos with Sharon Robinson, cello
BRAHMS,  DANIELPOUR*, HAGEN*, LUDWIG*, PREVIN* (premieres in Fall 2014, performances available 15-16), ROREM*, ROZSA, SAINT-SAËNS, ZWILICH* / *=written for Laredo/Robinson 
-Two x Four Project with Jennifer Koh, violin (in cooperation with Opus 3) 
works by BACH, CLYNE**, GLASS, LUDWIG** / **=written for Koh/Laredo

IN RECITAL:
* Duo Recital with Sharon Robinson, cello
* In recital with Piano: 
All-Brahms /  All-Schubert / 20th Century Gems / A Celebration of the Violin 
 
 
Acclaim:
  • "Lyrical playing of unsurpassable elegance."  London Times
  • “stunning.”   St. Paul Pioneer Press
  • “There wasn't an empty seat to be found anywhere....Laredo's playing was impeccable, as it always is, and it was a pleasure to hear him shape his phrases so imaginatively.”    Ottawa Citizen
  • “Mr. Laredo effortlessly navigated the whispering, lyrical lines...the program was intelligently assembled and compellingly played.”     The New York Times
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Audio
Mendelssohn: Concerto For Vn & Orch in e, Op.64
Schubert: Sonatina in g, D. 408
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