Violin

Performing music from Baroque to new commissions on modern and period instruments, Alina Ibragimova has performed under many distinguished conductors with such orchestras as the London Symphony Orchestra, Konzerthausorchester Berlin, Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen, WDR Symphony Orchestra Cologne, Stuttgart Radio Symphony, Radio France Philharmonic, Mariinsky Theatre Orchestra, Seattle Symphony, Philharmonia, Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment, Hallé, and all the BBC orchestras. She has appeared in recital in many of the world’s leading venues and festivals, and as soloist/director she has toured with the Kremerata Baltica, Britten Sinfonia, Academy of Ancient Music and the Australian Chamber Orchestra. Forthcoming highlights include debuts with the Philadelphia Orchestra, Cleveland Orchestra, Montreal Symphony, Hungarian National Philharmonic, Bamberg Symphony and the Scottish Chamber Orchestra. She makes her debut at the Lucerne Festival, and with regular recital partner Cédric Tiberghien she performs a complete Mozart sonata cycle at Wigmore Hall and Tokyo’s Oji Hall. Born in Russia in 1985, Alina Ibragimova studied at the Moscow Gnessin School before moving to the UK where she studied at the Yehudi Menuhin School and Royal College of Music. Her awards include the Royal Philharmonic Society Young Artist Award 2010, the Borletti-Buitoni Trust Award 2008, and the Classical BRIT Young Performer of the Year Award 2009. She performs on a c1775 Anselmo Bellosio violin.