Canadian born violinist, Kai Gleusteen started at the age of five in his native city, Calgary. Early on, he participated with success in national music competitions in addition to receiving top academic awards. At a young age he had the opportunity to study with the most renowned violinists and teachers of his time, including Nathan Milstein, Ivan Galamian, Josef Gingold, Dorothy Delay, and Zakhar Bron.
By the age of seventeen, Kai was awarded the top prize in the Commonwealth Concerto Competition in Australia, he had received the prestigious Skene Award in Scotland. He got later the International Soloist Auditions in Chicago and the Internacional Price Carl Nielsen in Denmark
In the year 2000, he won the concertmaster position of the Orchestra ‘del Gran Teatre del Liceu’ and subsequently moved to Barcelona. In 2003, he created the Gran Teatre del Liceu Chamber Orchestra and was appointed professor at the Escuela Superior de Musica de Catalunya. He has released numerous critically acclaimed recordings.
Level: Advanced Intermediate level students, High level students and Post- graduates
Days: from 3th to 6th of July 2019
Active participants: 175 €