Renaud Capuçon (Violin)
Born in Chambéry in 1976, Renaud Capuçon has established himself as a soloist at the very highest level. He has played concerti with orchestras such as the Berlin Philharmonic under Haitink and Robertson, the Boston Symphony under Dohnanyi, the Orchestre de Paris under Eschenbach and the Simon Bolivar Orchestra under Dudamel. He also appears regularly in solo recitals, most recently performing complete Beethoven violin sonata cycles worldwide.
Further Reading: Renaud Capuçon
The French triumvirate pays early tribute to the centenary of the composer's death with lucid, affectionate accounts of the Violin Sonata No. 1, Cello Sonata No. 1, and Piano Trio No. 2.
Renaud Capuçon performs Bartók's two violin concertos, accompanied by the London Symphony Orchestra under conductor François-Xavier Roth.