OUR FEATURED ARTISTS
Alissa Margulis - Violinist
“Alissa is a highly gifted young violinist. She has a beautiful, singing tone, excellent technique and a strong musical personality” (Martha Argerich).
“She is one of the most promising violinists of her generation” (Yuri Bashmet).
“She is a brilliant young violinist, with a strong technique, grace and warm, deep sound. A wonderful, very natural musician” (Mischa Maisky).
“An extremely musical, natural and intelligent musician” (Julian Rachlin).
Born in 1981 in Freiburg into a family of Russian musicians, she has been a pupil of Zakhar Bron, Ana Chumachenko, Vladimir Spivakov, Ida Haendel, Shlomo Mintz, Gyorgy Pauk, Herman Krebbers, Augustin Dumay and Ivry Gitlis. She is a prizewinner of many competitions. She also received the prix d’encouragement “Pro Europa” in 2002 by Daniel Barenboim in Berlin. “Nouvelle Artiste 2004” à Cambrai. She has performed in festivals such as Lugano, Davos, Gstaad, Santander, Schleswig Holsteinn Lockenhaus, Menton. Alissa appeared in the EMI recordings Progetto Martha Argerich.