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Renaud Capuçon

Renaud Capuçon (Violin)

Born: 27th January 1976, Chambéry

Nationality: French

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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

 Interview, Renaud Capuçon on Elgar

The French violinist talks to Katherine about recording the Violin Concerto and Sonata with Sir Simon Rattle, the London Symphony Orchestra, and Stephen Hough.

 Recording of the Week, Saint-Saëns from Renaud Capuçon, Edgar Moreau and Bertrand Chamayou

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.

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