Artist Bio

Chad Hoopes, violin

Described by the New York Times as “[an] impressive…prodigiously talented [musician with] enormous stamina and [a] brilliant, zippy sound,” twenty-two-year-old American violinist Chad Hoopes appears regularly in concert halls throughout the world. In the 2015–2016 season, he was the Munich Symphony Orchestra’s first Artist-in-Residence. Recent debuts include the Philadelphia Orchestra, National Symphony Orchestra, Konzerthausorchester Berlin, and Orchestre de Paris. In spring 2016, Hoopes made his London debut at the Royal Festival Hall with the National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain and conductor Kristjan Järvi. His debut CD with the MDR Leipzig Radio Symphony Orchestra (Mendelssohn and Adams concerti) was released in spring 2014.

Chad Hoopes will perform in Concert Program V (July 28 and 29).

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