VC ARTIST | Brannon Cho, 25 - Paulo International Cello Competition 1st Prize
25-year-old American cellist, Brannon Cho, is quickly building an international reputation as an emerging young concert artist of outstanding potential, praised as “a finished artist, ready to play in any hall in the world"
Brannon is a graduate of Northwestern University's Bienen School of Music and the New England Conservatory, where he studied with Hans Jørgen Jensen and Laurence Lesser, and is currently a Professional Studies Program student of Frans Helmerson at the Kronberg Academy.
He is a former major prize winner at the Naumburg, Cassadó, Johansen and Queen Elisabeth International Cello Competitions and was awarded 1st prize at the 2018 Paulo International Cello Competition, in Helsinki, Finland.
Brannon's recent solo engagements include performances with the Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra, Minnesota Orchestra and the Brussels Philharmonic. As a chamber musician, he has collaborated with renowned artists, including Anne-Sophie Mutter, Christian Tetzlaff, Gidon Kremer, and Joshua Bell.
He currently performs on a 1668 Antonio Casini cello.
VC ARTIST BRANNON CHO | BRITTEN | SOLO SONATA NO. 1 | NEXUS CHAMBER MUSIC | GUARNERI HALL | 2020
VC ARTIST BRANNON CHO & VICTOR SANTIAGO ASUNCION | SARASATE | ZIGEUNERWEISEN (ARR. HANS JØRGEN JENSEN) | NEW ENGLAND CONSERVATORY | 2019
VC ARTIST BRANNON CHO & VICTOR SANTIAGO ASUNCION | CHOPIN | ETUDE OP. 25 NO. 7 | NEW ENGLAND CONSERVATORY | 2019
VC ARTIST BRANNON CHO | PROKOFIEV | SINFONIA CONCERTANTE | SUSANNA MALKKI & HELSINKI PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA | 2018 PAULO INTERNATIONAL CELLO COMPETITION | 1ST PRIZE
VC ARTIST BRANNON CHO & VICTOR SANTIAGO ASUNCION | BRAHMS CELLO SONATA NO.1 IN E MINOR | NEW ENGLAND CONSERVATORY | 2019
VC ARTIST BRANNON CHO & DINA VAINSHTEIN | BEETHOVEN | CELLO SONATA NO. 5 IN D MAJOR OP. 2 NO. 2 | NEW ENGLAND CONSERVATORY | 2018
VC ARTIST BRANNON CHO | HAYDN CELLO CONCERTO NO. 1 IN C MAJOR | TAPIOLA SINFONIETTA | 2018 PAULO INTERNATIONAL CELLO COMPETITION | 1ST PRIZE
VC ARTIST BRANNON CHO | SHOSTAKOVICH CELLO CONCERTO NO. 1 | STÉPHANE DENÈVE & BRUSSELS PHILHARMONIC | 2017 QUEEN ELISABETH INTERNATIONAL CELLO COMPETITION
VC ARTIST BRANNON CHO & VICTOR ASUNCION | PROKOFIEV | CELLO SONATA IN C MAJOR | 2017 QUEEN ELISABETH INTERNATIONAL CELLO COMPETITION
VC ARTIST BRANNON CHO & VICTOR ASUNCION | ROSSINI | BARBER OF SEVILLE | LARGO AL FACTOTUM (ARR. MARIO CASTELNUOVO-TEDESCO) | 2017 QUEEN ELISABETH INTERNATIONAL CELLO COMPETITION
VC ARTIST BRANNON CHO | PENDERECKI | SUITE FOR SOLO CELLO | PRELUDIO | 2018
Name: Brannon Cho
Cello: 1668 Antonio Casini
Bow: 1790 Nicolas Leonard Tourte
Strings: Thomastik-Infeld Rondo
Accessories: Andrea "A Piacere" Rosin
Teachers: Laurence Lesser | Hans Jensen | Frans Helmerson
Schools: New England Conservatory | Northwestern University Bienen School of Music | Kronberg Academy
28mayAll Day16julSitka International Cello Seminar(All Day) The Miner Music Center at Stevenson Hall, 104 Jeff Davis St. Sitka, Alaska 99835Event Type :Other
02junAll Day10Michael Hill International Violin Competition(All Day) Auckland Town Hall, Queen Street, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New ZealandEvent Type :competitions
07jun8:30 pm10:30 pmVirtual EventNorth Shore Chamber Music Festival Presents: Fairy's Kiss8:30 pm - 10:30 pm Event Type :Streams
10jun8:30 pm10:30 pmVirtual EventNorth Shore Chamber Music Festival Presents: Your Heart's Desire8:30 pm - 10:30 pm Event Type :Streams
03julAll Day09Melbourne International Chamber Music Competition(All Day) Melbourne Recital Center, 31 Sturt Street, Southbank VIC 3006, AustraliaEvent Type :competitions
07julAll Day15The Malher Competition(All Day) Joseph-Keilberth-Saal, Konzerthalle Bamberg Mußstraße 1 96047 Bamberg GERMANYEvent Type :competitions