Guest Artist Sponsor
Daniel Lozakovich, whose majestic music-making leaves both critics and audiences spellbound, was born in Stockholm in 2001 and began playing the violin when approaching seven years of age. A highly sought-after recitalist, having performed in some of the world’s most prestigious venues, Lozakovich has made appearances at the Théâtre des Champs-Élysées, Fondation Louis Vuitton, Tonhalle Zürich, Victoria Hall Geneva, Conservatorio G. Verdi Milan, and the Mariinsky Theatre. On tour he has appeared at Hamburg’s Elbphilharmonie, Amsterdam’s Concertgebouw, and, this season, he returns to the Konzerthaus Wien. Lozakovich is a regular at international music festivals, including the Verbier Festival, Sommets musicaux de Gstaad, Festival Rotterdam, White Nights Festival, Moscow Easter Festival, Tsinandali Festival, Festival de Pâques – Aix-en-Provence, Schleswig-Holstein Musik Festival, Tanglewood Music Festival, Blossom Music Festival, and the Pacific Music Festival. Lozakovich enjoys collaborations with such artists as Ivry Gitlis, Emanuel Ax, Renaud Capuçon, Shlomo Mintz, Denis Matsuev, Khatia Buniatishvili, George Li, Seong-Jin Cho, Martin Fröst, and Maxim Vengerov.
Lozakovich has been awarded many prizes including 1st prize at the 2016 Vladimir Spivakov International Violin Competition and “Young Artist of the Year 2017” award at the Festival of the Nations, the Premio Batuta Award in Mexico, and the Excelentia Prize under the honorary presidency of Queen Sofia of Spain. Lozakovich studied at Karlsruhe University of Music with Professor Josef Rissin from 2012, and from 2015 has been mentored by Eduard Wulfson in Geneva. Daniel Lozakovich plays the “ex-Baron Rothschild” Stradivari on generous loan on behalf of the owner by Reuning & Son, Boston, and Eduard Wulfson. He also plays the Stradivarius Le Reynier (1727), generously loaned by LVMH / Moet Hennessy. Louis Vuitton.