Coco Tomita Violin 2019

Coco Tomita
Photo : Kaori Ando
Japan
2002-02-07

Participating at #CMIM2022

VIOLIN 2019 EDITION

Violin 2019   

 

Biography 2019: Two years after having started violin classes, Coco Tomita was awarded a scholarship to the Yehudi Menuhin School at the age of 6, where she studied with Natasha Boyarsky. “Right now, I am obsessed with Brahms, particularly his piano and string quartets,” she confides. His works are so complex, I feel like I’m on an emotional rollercoasters when I listen to them  in a positive way.” Coco was the youngest candidate at the Menuhin Competition in Genoa in 2016 and has participated in many competitions. In 2017, she won the Eastbourne Symphony Orchestra Young Soloist Competition. She confesses that sometimes she hesitates to make decisions but she enjoys challenges. It is no coincidence that her motto is: “always do what you are afraid to do. 

Coco Tomitais generously sponsored by Barbara Bronfman. 

 

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Violin 2019 Program 

First Round

J.S. Bach | Partita No. 3 in E major, BWV 1006 – Preludio, Loure, Gavotte en rondeau, Gigue 

Sibelius | Nocturne, Op. 51, No. 3 

Ravel |Tzigane  

Semi-final  

Oesterle |stand alone 

Mozart | Sonata for violin and piano No.18 in G major, K. 301 

Prokofiev | Sonata No.1 in F minor, Op. 80

Hubay |Carmen, Fantaisiebrillante, Op. 3 No. 3 

Final 

Tchaïkovski | Concerto in Dmajor, Op. 35