British violinist Daniel Hope has toured the world as a
virtuoso soloist for 25 years. He is renowned for his musical versatility and creativity,
and for his dedication to humanitarian causes. An exclusive Deutsche Grammophon artist
since 2007, Mr. Hope has earned numerous Grammy nominations, a Classic BRIT Award, the
Deutsche Schallplattenpreis, and six ECHO Klassik awards.
Mr. Hope regularly directs chamber orchestras as violin soloist, including the Chamber
Orchestra of Europe, Camerata Salzburg, and Lucerne Festival Strings. He has performed at
all the world's most important festivals, such as the BBC Proms, Hollywood Bowl, Lucerne,
Ravinia, Salzburg, Edinburgh, Schleswig-Holstein, and Tanglewood. From Carnegie Hall
to the Concertgebouw, Mr. Hope has performed in the world's most prestigious venues
with the world's greatest orchestras. Highlights include appearances with the Boston and
Chicago symphony orchestras and the Los Angeles Philharmonic, as well as the major
orchestras of Berlin, London, Leipzig, Dresden, Israel, Moscow, Oslo, Paris, Stockholm, and
Mr. Hope has been associate artistic director of the Savannah Music Festival since 2004.
He has also published three bestselling books and regularly produces radio and television
shows around the world.
Daniel Hope plays the 1742 "ex-Lipiński" Guarneri del Gesù, placed generously at his
disposal by an anonymous family from Germany. He resides in Vienna,