Leticia Moreno

Recognised as a truly exciting and versatile violinist, Leticia Moreno “captivates audiences and critics alike with her natural charisma, virtuosism and deep interpretative force”. In 2012 she was appointed to Europe´s prestigious award, the Echo Rising Star, leading her to play recitals in the main concert halls across Europe.

She has appeared with the most renowned conductors such as Zubin Mehta, Esa-Pekka Salonen, Christoph Eschenbach, Yuri Temirkanov, Krzysztof Penderecki, Andrés Orozco-Estrada, Josep Pons, Juanjo Mena and Andrey Boreyko amongst others. She has also performed with leading orchestras such as Wiener Symphoniker, St Petersburg Philharmonic, Mahler Chamber, Washington’s National Symphony, and The Mariinsky orchestras, Orchestra del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino, Orchestre Philharmonique de Monte Carlo, Orchestre Philharmonique du Luxembourg, Academy of St. Martin in the Fields, Orquesta Sinfónica Simón Bolívar, and is a regular guest with most of the major Spanish orchestras.

Leticia’s 2018/2019 season starts with her debut with NCPA Orchestra in Beijing with Vladimir Ashkenazy followed by concerts with Orquesta Sinfónica de Galicia and Andrey Boreyko, Royal Philharmonic and Mariotti, Philharmonia Orchestra and Paavo Jarvi, Remix Ensemble and Peter Eotvos and Houston Symphony Orchestra and Andres Orozco Estrada premiering Jimmy López Violin Concerto.

Leticia has a very intense touring activity and she will be touring to Russia with Sinfónica de Madrid and Gustavo Gimeno, two European tours with Cadaqués Orchestra (including Prague Spring Festival) and a tour with I, Culture and Kirill Karabits.

As a keen recitalist and chamber musician, Leticia has collaborated alongside Sol Gabetta, Bertrand Chamayou, Kirill Gerstein, Alexander Ghindin, Lauma Skride, Mario Brunello, Leonard Elschenbroich and Maxim Rysanov.
Leticia releases her latest album Piazzolla released on Deutsche Grammophon, recorded at Abbey Road Studios, London and Emil Berliner Studio, Berlin with the London Philharmonic Orchestra and Andrés Orozco-Estrada. Leticia has also recently recorded two CDs for Universal/Deutsche Grammophon: Spanish Landscapes — a study of Spanish Music (Sarasate, Lorca, Granados, Falla etc) and Shostakovich Violin Concerto No.1 with St Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by Yuri Temirkanov.

Leticia studied with Zakhar Bron at Escuela Superior de Música Reina Sofía in Madrid and Hochschule für Musik und Tanz Köln, and was the youngest member of the prestigious Alexander von Humboldt Stiftung. Leticia Moreno has won international violin competitions such as Szeryng, Concertino Praga, Novosibirsk, Sarasate and Kreisler. Leticia plays a 1762 Nicola Gagliano.

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