Monday, March 28, 2011
Jaime Laredo(1941- ), Bolivian violinist, violist and conductor, won 1st prize of the Queen Elisabeth International Competition in 1959, went to US and studied with Joseph Gingold and with Ivan Galamian at the Curtis Institute of Music, then taught there later. He appeared as a soloists with all the major orchestras of the world. He served as artistic advisor and conductor of the Fort Wayne Philharmonic, 2008-2009. Currently he is a professor at the Indiana University, and conductor and music director of the Vermont Symphony Orchestra.