Violin
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Canadian violinist Timothy Chooi is regarded as one of Canada’s most promising and exciting young artists. Described as “the miracle” by Montreal’s La Presse, Chooi was recently a top medalist at the Michael Hill International Violin Competition in New Zealand.

2018-19 season highlights include performances of Mendelssohn, Schubert, Mozart, and Piazzolla at the Montreal Symphony Classic Spree, a Morning Musicales Recital at the Philadelphia Ethical Society, a performance at Impromptu Classical Concerts at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Key West. and soloist performances of Tchaikovsky’s Violin Concerto with the North State Symphony, Korngold’s Violin Concerto with the Regina Symphony Orchestra, Bruch’s Violin Concerto No. 1 in G minor, Op. 26 with the Allentown Symphony Orchestra, and Heinz Moehn’s Violin Concerto with the Saskatoon Symphony Orchestra.

Posted: Aug-7-2018
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Timothy Chooi, centre, is announced as Paternot Award winner by Festival Director Martin Engström, left

The a 24-year-old Canadian violinist takes cash prize and other benefits as summer masterclass academy’s most accomplished musician

Posted: Aug-7-2018
Latest Acclaim

"From the moment this young man walked on the stage, he was poised and self-confident and his playing followed suit.
His technical passages were effortless, and his fingers flew up and down the fingerboard with trills so fast they sounded like harmonics."

— Summerland Review
Posted: Dec-3-2017
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Posted: Jun-26-2018