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Born in Moscow, Russia, in 1986, Artur started to play the violin at age three and, with guidance from the famed Isaac Stern, he quickly established himself as a leading personality in the violin world. Winner of the Waldo de Mayo International Violin Competition and recipient of the prestigious Fritz Kreisler, H. Gilbert and Joseph Fuchs achievement awards, Mr. Kaganovskiy is a graduate of The Juilliard School (B.M.; M.M), where he studied with Masao Kawasaki. Additionally, Mr. Kaganovskiy took masterclasses, studied and performed with Pinchas Zukerman in Ottawa, Canada, Grigory Kalinovsky, Zachar Bron, Joseph Silverstein and Michael Tree.

Mr. Kaganovskiy made his Carnegie Hall debut, performing Elgar’s Violin Concerto at the Stern Auditorium in 2007 with the retired members of the New York Philharmonic, under the baton of David Gilbert. Highlights of the 2015-16 concert season include performances in Mexico, USA, Romania, Serbia, Ukraine, Italy, and Sweden. In addition Mr. Kaganovskiy will be performing and recording the Brahms and Tchaikovsky Violin Concertos with the National Symphony of Ukraine and The Kiev Philharmonic, in late February, 2016, and the Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto at Sava Centar in Belgrade. In December, 2016, he made his debut with the BOS Orquesta Sinfonica de Bilbao on behalf of Bilbao Puerto de Arte with Maestro James Newton Howard featuring Mr. Howard's two Suites for Violin and Orchestra from the films Defiance and The Village.

Besides his extensive solo career, Mr. Kaganovskiy is also an avid chamber musician as the violinist of the Kaganovskiy Duo. Mr. Kaganovskiy will also be touring with Liana Isakhadze and the World Chamber Virtuosi in Batumi, Georgia, Zankel Hall at Carnegie Hall, and at the Verbier Festival in Switzerland.

Some of his recording accolades include a Debut Album featuring David Chesky's 3rd Violin Concerto with The Chelsea Symphony which was nominated in the first round of the Grammy Awards, and a Duo Album of the Kaganovskiy Duo with Eszter Szilveszter Kaganovskiy, viola. In December 2014, Mr. Kaganovskiy was signed to Cantaur Records for whom he will be producing six albums over the next three years.

Mr. Kaganovskiy performs on the 1730 "Rogge" Pietro Guarneri di Venezia violin.

Artur Kaganovskiy 



Mr. Kaganovskiy performs on the 1730 "Rogge" Pietro Guarneri di Venezia violin.


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