The Islamabad French embassy has announced that prodigious French violinist Vadim Tchijik is performing in Pakistan. Vadim has performed in Karachi on April 6 in Islamabad on April 7 and would perform in Lahore on April 8 2015 (today).
Born in November 1975, Vadim started to study violin at the age of six and staged his first concert when he was only eight. He attended and obtained highest honours at the famous Tchaikovsky Central Music School in Moscow, National Superior Conservatory of Music in Lyon and High Conservatory of Music in Cologne.
Vadim is a professor of violin at the National Conservatory in Issy-les-Moulineaux and gives classes in Europe as well as in Asia. He is also an artistic director of the International Music Festival in Hyeres. In 2004, the French magazine Diapason dedicated one page to Vadim entitled “Already Maestro.”
Prize winner of many prestigious international violin competitions such as N Paganini Competition in Genoa, PI Tchaikovsky Competition in Moscow, R Lipizer Competition in Gorizia; winner of International Competition in Portogruaro (Italy), Juventus Award (by the European Council), N and L Boulanger Foundation Award and Natexis Banque Populaire Foundation Award in Paris, O and V Ritter Foundation Award in Hamburg and G Cziffra Foundation Award (France). He has performed with Moscow Symphony Orchestra, Mexico State Orchestra, North Nederland Symphony Orchestra, Kharkov Philharmonic, Orchestra di Teatro di Genova, Freiburg Symphony Orchestra, Orchestra di Padova e del Veneto, Vasteras Sinfonietta, Ulianovsk Philharmonic, Gunma Chamber Orchestra, Musica Vitae Chamber Orchestra, Yaroslavl Philharmonic, Akademik Baskent Orchestra (Ankara), Camerata Coahuila, Plano Symphony Orchestra and many others, conducted by Michel Tabachnik, Naoto Otomo, Anton Nanut, Peter Csaba, Paolo Peloso etc.
Vadim Tchijik gives recitals in France, Germany, Italy, Belgium, Switzerland, Holland, Spain, England, Luxembourg, Portugal, Sweden, Russia, Poland, Lebanon, Israel, USA, Japan, Turkey, Bulgaria, Israel, Malaysia, Thailand, Vietnam, Cambodia, Mexico, Dominican Republic, Haiti and other countries all over the world.