Kinneret Sieradzki

    Grant Recipient

    Berlin, Germany

    Artist Website

    Praised for her natural charm and generous tone, violinist Kinneret Sieradzki, made her solo debut with the Israel Philharmonic at the age of 18. She has since performed on stages throughout Europe, Canada, Japan, and Israel, including recent concerto appearances with the Jerusalem Symphony, the Quebec Symphony, the Israel Chamber Orchestra, the Nederlandse Promenade Orkest, the Sinfonieorchester Magdeburg, and the “Unio Musical de Bocairent” (Spain).

    She has also given important recitals at the Berliner Philharmonie, the Tel Aviv Museum of Fine Arts, and the David Oistrakh Festival in Estonia.

    A dedicated chamber musician, Ms Sieradzki frequently collaborates with international artists such as Lang Lang, Wilfried Strehle, Sacha Rattle, Zvi Plesser, Nabil Shehata, Sebastian Manz and Reinhard Goebel. She is a founding member of the Frühling Piano Trio, based in Berlin.

    Ms Sieradzki was the inaugural recipient of the prestigious Huberman Scholarship of the Berlin Philharmonic, where she performed in the orchestra through the 2009-10 season, working with Sir Simon Rattle, Valery Gergiev, Gustavo Dudamel, Herbert Blomstedt and David Robertson. She has also played under Daniel Barenboim in the Staatskapelle Berlin and on tour with the West-Eastern Divan Orchestra. Ms Sieradzki now works as a regular guest violinist and concertmaster with major orchestras in Germany, France, Holland and Italy.

    Winner of numerous prizes and competitions, Ms Sieradzki graduated from Thelma Yelin High School of Arts and the Tel-Aviv Conservatory of Music, where she studied with Nava Milo. She continued her studies at the Music Academy of Maastricht (Holland) in the class of Prof. Robert Szreder, before completing her training in Berlin with Christophe Horak, Christian Trompler, and Prof. Ulf Wallin and Michael Mücke at the Hochschule für Musik “Hanns Eisler”.
    Other important teachers and mentors include Itzhak Perlman, Vadim Gluzman, Antje Weithaas, Miriam Fried, Ida Handel, Guy Braunstein and Herman Krebbers.

    Ms Sieradzki is an alumnus of the “American-Israel Cultural Foundation”, which supported her throughout her studies.

    Her recordings and performances have been broadcast on Dutch television, RAI (Italy), Deutschlandradio (Germany), Israeli national television, and in North America on CBC-Radio Canada and NPR.