About Louis Schwizgebel
The American violinist Benjamin Beilman comes from Washington, D.C. He studied at the Music Institute of Chicago, the Curtis Institute of Music, and the Kronberg Academy and holds many important international awards including a London Music Masters Award from 2012. In 2011 he recorded Prokofiev’s complete violin sonatas on the Analekta label. He has already performed with many renowned orchestras including the London Philharmonic, the Tonhalle Orchestra of Zürich, and the San Francisco Symphony, under excellent conductors like Yannick Nézet-Séguin and Sir Neville Marriner. He is a zealous performer of chamber music, appearing regularly in concerts of the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, and participating in festivals devoted to this genre such as the Verbier Festival. He has given numerous solo recitals in prestigious venues like Carnegie Hall and Wigmore Hall.