February 10, 2017
Eric will perform Vivaldi's Four Seasons with Berliner Camerata at the Philharmonie Berlin, Berlin, Germany.
January 24, 2017
Eric performs Mozart Concerto No. 3 and Sarasate Introduction & Tarantella with Maestro Valery Gergiev and the Mariinsky Orchestra at BALUARTE in Pamplona, Spain on January 24, 2017.
Review: "Eric Silberger gave a blazing Sarasate, accurate as few, with sufficient depth in the long arc of the introduction, a downright beautiful sound, and a brave virtuosity, even in the pizzicato, where everything was heard. Sound volume and romantic nuance - with vibrato - prevailed in the concert of Mozart, but also transparency and clarity. A Mozart unusual today, but no less valid."
Novmber 7, 2016
Eric performed at the Classical Recording Foundation's 15th Annual Awards Ceremony and Gala at National Sawdust in Brooklyn, NY on November 7, 2016, he received the Young Artist of the Year Award for his new album "TIMELESS"!
October 22, 2016
El Mundo: "Indeed, it is through a Guadagnini and hands of Silberger. So what do you say? An acoustic delight, true ambrosia that dazzles the senses.... I will be concise. A lesson of virtuosity and expressiveness that culminated in the colossal "Presto agitato" final... And to finish, we did not miss the encores: two pieces of Paganini (Moto Perpetuo and Capriccio no. 24) and the famous Manuel Ponce Estrellita."
October 16, 2016
On October 18, 2016, Eric will be performing a recital with pianist Kwan Yi at the Teatro Principal de Alicante. Program includes Bach, Fauré and Brahms.
For more information please visit: Sociedad de Conciertos de Alicante
August 8, 2016
On August 8, 2016, Eric opens the Hawaii International Music Festival that he co-founded with Amy Shoremount-Obra with a tribute to Hawaii, its people, and the 100th anniversary of Volcanoes National Park and the U. S. National Park Service with multiple performances at 4000 feet in Volcanoes National Park.
The following is the festival performance schedule:
August 8th, 7:00 pm
Volcano House, Big Island
August 9th, 6:30 pm
Pearl Harbor Memorial Chapel, Honolulu.
Neal Blaisdell Center, Concert Hall, Honolulu.
2:00-5:00 pm Masterclass
7:00 pm Concert
August 13th, 6:00 pm
Pahala Plantation House, Pahala, Big Island.
August 14th, 7:30 pm
Maui Arts and Cultural Center, Wailuku, Maui.
For more information, please visit: www.himusicfestival.com
July 30, 2016
Eric performs at the Despertares (Awakenings) gala with the Lombard Twins, pianist Matias Piegari and bandoneonist Rodolfo Marcelo Zanetti in front of a sold-out house at the Auditorio Telmex in Guadalajara, México.
June 16, 2016
A rave review of Eric's Bruch Violin Concerto with Maestro James Allem Gähres & The Festival Orchestra at The La Palma Festival de Música: Los sonidos imposibles de Silberger
June 6, 2016
Hawaii International Music Festival announces their inaugural season, “Thrill of the Senses.” Founded by internationally acclaimed virtuoso violinist Eric Silberger and Metropolitan Opera soprano Amy Shoremount-Obra, the festival will include classical music concerts and appearances on three islands: Oahu, the Big Island of Hawaii, and Maui. www.himusicfestival.com
May 28, 2016
Eric's recent interview during his international tour in Panama: Cambiando el mundo a través de una nota
April 2, 2016
Eric co-founded the New York Conductors Symphony with Isaac Kramer which discovers, supports, and cultivates conducting talents. For more infomation, please visit: http://www.ncsorchestra.com
March 9, 2016
Eric has recorded the Brahms Violin Sonata No 3 in D minor, Op 108 and the Fauré Violin Sonata No 1 in A major, Op. 13 with pianist Kwan Yi and Grammy Award Winning Engineer Adam Abeshouse. The recording will be released this fall!
February 4, 2016
Eric performs a world premiere of his's own composition "Fantasy" for solo violin and orchestra with the Minnesota Sinfonia and Maestro Jay Fishman.
October 1, 2015
October 2, 2015 at 8:00 PM. Walton Violin Concerto. Iván López Reynoso, conductor, Orquesta Sinfonica Nacional de Mexico. Palacio de Bellas Artes, Mexico City, Mexico.
October 3, 2015 at 7:00 PM. Walton Violin Concerto. Iván López Reynoso, conductor, Orquesta Sinfonica Nacional de Mexico. Teatro Melchor Ocampo, Cuernavaca, Morelos.
October 4, 2015 at 12:15 PM. Walton Violin Concerto. Iván López Reynoso, conductor, Orquesta Sinfonica Nacional de Mexico. Palacio de Bellas Artes, Mexico City, Mexico. Live broadcast watch online: http://livestream.com/inba/osn19
October 6-17, 2015. Jofre, Paganini, Waxman. Seoul Concert Tour with JP Jofre Hard Tango Chamber, Seoul, Korea
October 24, 2015 at 7:00 PM. Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto. Bernhardur Wilkinson, conductor Faroese Symphony Orchestra Nordic House, Faroe Islands
June 7, 2015
June 7 at 4pm, Divine Fiddle / HIMA @Harpa, Hörpuhorn.
June 9 at 8pm Re ections / HIMA @Nordic House.
June 14 at 5pm, The Devil´s Violin / HIMA @Harpa, Norðurljós.
June 20 at 2pm, Obsession / RMM @Harpa, Kaldalón.
June 20 at 8pm, Hallelujah Junction / RMM @Harpa, Norðurljós.
The Festival of the Violin is presented by the Harpa International Music Academy and the Reykjavík Midsummer Music.
April 17, 2015
The concert on Saturday, April 18, 2015, at De Montfort Hall in Leicester, and the concert on Sunday, April 19, 2015, at Royal Festival Hall in London were originally to have been conducted by Maestro Lorin Maazel, who sadly passed away in July 2014. The repertoire remains almost exactly as he programmed it.
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April 13, 2015
The musician recounts the complicated process of recording the audio and video for his ambitious project to capture all the variations of Paganini's Caprice no.24 simultaneously.
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March 31, 2015
Mundo Clásico: "A new star is to be added to the ‘Walk of Fame’ of classical music: violinist Eric Silberger’s charisma, unusual security and mastery are the threads that tie him to virtuosos such as Paganini and Sarasate."
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October 31, 2014
Eric pays tribute to Maestro Lorin Maazel performing Meditation from Thais by Massenet at Lorin Maazel's Memorial Service in New York City on Oct. 31, 2014.
July 15, 2014
I wanted to write something about a wonderful mentor, friend, supporter, and inspiration.
Maestro Maazel founded the Castleton Festival, which is where I met him. He once told me, “always remain humble, our friendship depends on it.” In front of the music, he was extremely humble and always dedicated to achieving the highest standards possible.
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July 3, 2014
At the intimate Castleton Theater, tucked into a flowering rural hillside, violinist Eric Silberger, cellist Daniel Lelchuk and pianist Bradley Moore performed three contrasting chamber music pieces and demonstrated not only mastery of their instruments but how eye contact, body language, attitude and cues can elevate the music to a higher realm of art. They are proof that one of the great pleasures of live performance is watching musicians interact.
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May 27, 2014
The US violinist played a Bach chaconne inside the volcano on Friday morning, making his performance the first one inside the dormant Thrihnukagigur and possibly the first inside any volcano.
Before the day of the performance, Silberger commented: "I look forward to playing in one of nature's most amazing wonders and I expect it will have amazing acoustics as well. This will be the first time a violinist has performed there in history, and is probably the first musical performance ever to take place inside a volcano."
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Eric joined by the Von Quartet and bassist Matt Sorrentino, performs the North American Premiere of composer and arranger Martin Gergigk's string-sextet version of "The Lark Ascending" by Ralph Vaughan Williams.
Eric's Introduction to Bow Strokes video, produced in partnership with Carriage House Violins of Johnson String Instrument.
Eric conducts The New York Conductors Symphony in a rehearsal.
Eric performs Zigeunerweisen with Minnesota Sinfonia, Jay Fishman, conductor.
World First - Eric performs Paganini's 24th Caprice with all variations layered together. Produced by Lara St John.
Eric has made history by playing the violin inside Iceland's Thrihnukagigur volcano.