Hsu shall be represented by Hungarian supervisor Vera Meczner on the Budapest-based company
(Photograph credit score: Kate Lemmon)
VC Younger Artist and violinist Luke Hsu will be the one violinist on Gradus Artist Administration‘s roster. The company represents a variety of artists, together with composers, actors, poets, and literary translators.
Born in Shanghai and raised in Houston, Hsu is now dwelling in Berlin. He was a laureate of the 2019 Queen Elisabeth Competitors and has additionally gained prizes on the Nielsen, Wieniawski, Michael Hill, Indianapolis, and Paganini competitions.
«[Meczner] discovered me by way of the Queen Elisabeth Competitors, and after our assembly in Berlin, I felt like she was the suitable one to deal with all my future engagements,» Hsu informed The Violin Channel.
«I really stay up for working together with her sooner or later seasons to return.»
As a soloist, Hsu has appeared at Wigmore Corridor, Windsor Fortress, Kennedy Heart, Herkulessaal, Philharmonie Berlin, and BOZAR, amongst others. He has carried out with quite a few orchestras, most just lately with the Sinfonieorchester Basel, Sudeten Philharmonic, Belgian Nationwide Orchestra, and the Royal Chamber Orchestra of Wallonia.
He has additionally performed for royalty world wide together with His Royal Highness The Earl of Wessex Prince Edward and Her Majesty Queen Mathilde of Belgium.
As a chamber musician, he has collaborated with luminaries resembling Itamar Golan, Cho-Liang Lin, Gil Shaham, Marc-Andre Hamelin, Peter Frankl, and Colin Carr. His competition appearances embody Verbier, La Jolla SummerFest, Wieniawski, [email protected], and Yellow Barn. Luke can also be frequently invited to Prussia Cove Open Chamber Music.
Hsu provides common masterclasses at London’s Royal Academy of Music and can also be frequently invited to Prussia Cove Open Chamber Music.
He presently performs on a 1781 Gagliano violin.