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Biography

Violin

In 2012, VILDE FRANG was awarded the Credit Suisse Young Artists Award which led to her debut with the Vienna Philharmonic under Bernard Haitink at the Lucerne Festival. In 2016, she made her debut with the Berlin Philharmonic under Simon Rattle. This season, she is Artist-in-Residence with the Royal Stockholm Phiharmonic and a Focus Artist with the Tonhalle Orchestra Zurich. Recent and upcoming engagements include the Vienna Symphony, Chamber Orchestra of Europe, BBC Symphony Orchestra, Scottish Chamber Orchestra, NDR Elbphilharmonie Orchestra, and Los Angeles Philharmonic. She made her San Francisco Symphony debut in 2019 as a Shenson Young Artist.

Born in Norway, Ms. Frang made her debut with Mariss Jansons and the Oslo Philharmonic at the age of twelve. She is an exclusive Warner Classics artist and performs on a 1734 Guarneri del Gesù violin, generously loaned to her by a European benefactor.