Grammy, Gramophone and Juno award winning violinist James Ehnes is widely considered one of classical music's biggest
names. He has performed with such renowned conductors as Vladimir Ashkenazy, Sir Andrew Davis, Charles Dutoit, Ivan Fischer,
Lorin Maazel, Michael Gielen, Hans Graf, Miguel Harth-Bedoya, Richard Hickox, Paavo Järvi, Andrew Litton, Zdenek Macal,
Sir Charles Mackerras, David Robertson, Stanislaw Skrowaczewski, Christian Thielemann, Bramwell Tovey and Bobby McFerrin,
appearing with orchestras throughout Europe, Asia, the United States, and Canada.
Following a busy summer featuring appearances in Chicago, Toronto, Ottawa, Seattle, the Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles
and his debut at the Salzburg Festival, the 2009-2010 season takes James Ehnes to Japan, the Netherlands, the US, Canada
and Germany. In Europe, James will be featured in concerts with the BBC Philharmonic, Bournemouth Symphony, London Philharmonia,
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra and the Netherlands Philharmonic. In the US, he will be seen in concerts with the Baltimore,
St. Louis, Atlanta, Philadelphia, Seattle, Columbus, Houston, Dallas and San Francisco symphony orchestras and return to
the San Diego Mostly Mozart Festival. In addition to his many concert appearances, James will appear in recital in Detroit,
Toronto, Vancouver, Brandon, Montreal and Glasgow.
An extremely prolific and multi-award-winning recording artist, Mr. Ehnes will add to his impressive discography of more
than 20 recordings with a re-recording of the Paganini Caprices (Onyx label) due to be released in Fall 2009.