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Daniel Hope has toured the world as a virtuoso soloist for 25 years. He is renowned for his musical versatility and creativity, and for his dedication to humanitarian causes. An exclusive Deutsche Grammophon artist since 2007, he has earned numerous Grammy nominations, a Classical BRIT award, the Deutsche Schallplattenpreis and six ECHO Klassik Prizes. Hope regularly directs chamber orchestras as violin soloist including the Chamber Orchestra of Europe, Camerata Salzburg, and Lucerne Festival Strings. He has performed at the BBC Proms, Hollywood Bowl, Lucerne, Ravinia, Salzburg, Edinburgh, Schleswig-Holstein, and Tanglewood. Hope has performed in all of the world’s most prestigious venues, from Carnegie Hall to the Concertgebouw, and with the world’s greatest orchestras. Highlights include appearances with the Boston and Chicago Symphonies and the Los Angeles Philharmonic, as well as the major orchestras of Berlin, London, Leipzig, Dresden, Israel, Moscow, Oslo, Paris, Stockholm, and Vienna. Hope has been Associate Artistic Director of the Savannah Music Festival since 2004. He has published three bestselling books and regularly produces radio and television shows around the world. Daniel Hope plays the 1742 “ex-Lipiński” Guarneri del Gesù, placed generously at his disposal by an anonymous family from Germany. He resides in Vienna, Austria.

Robert Spano, Music Director

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