Marc has been awarded the 2016 Rheingau Music Festival prize, worth €15,000. He will receive the award on 26 July during a winners’ concert at Schloss Johannisberg, near Frankfurt. In its citation, the Festival jury stated:
‘When one hears Marc Bouchkov playing one of the great Romantic violin concertos, one recalls the golden age of the violin virtuoso, in the tradition of Jascha Heifetz, Leonid Kogan and David Oistrakh.’ It also praised Bouchkov’s ‘seductive, espressivo sense of sound, coupled with flawless technique’, describing him as ‘both a modern and versatile player with an individual artistic personality’.
The “Symphonic Spring” series of the Teatro Comunale di Bologna closes on Sunday 20 June with Marc Bouchkov performing Sibelius Violin Concerto
After a successful concert on June 16 at the Elbphilharmonie, Marc flies to Italy to close with Sibelius' Violin Concerto the "Symphonic Spring" concerts in Bologna, with the Orchestra Filarmonica del Teatro Comunale di Bologna, conducted by Marta Gardolińska.More...