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Eivind Holtsmark Ringstad

NEW GENERATION ARTIST

Viola

1994

 

  • Viola soloist and active chamber musician travelling the world
  • Made solo appearances with the Oslo Philharmonic, BBC Philharmonic, Bergen Philharmonic, Ulster Orchestra, Norwegian Radio Orchestra, Norwegian Chamber Orchestra, BBC Concert Orchestra, BBC Symphony Orchestra of Wales and London Sinfonietta
  • Collaborated with Leif Ove Andsnes, Janine Jansen, Noah Bendix-Balgley, Torleif Thedéen, Alisa Weilerstein, Jonathan Biss, Anthony Marwood, Henning Kraggerud, Beatrice Rana, Itamar Golan and Steven Isserlis
  • Winner of NRK Virtuos and EBU Eurovision Young Musicians and recipient of the Statoil Prize 2014
  • Former participant in the Crescendo Mentoring Programme (2015 – 2017) and BBC New Generation Artist (2016 – 2018)
  • Plays a Giovanni Guadagnini «ex-Vieuxtemps» viola from 1768, generously on loan from Dextra Musica