The live performance was filmed in entrance of a reside viewers at Frankfurt’s HR Sendesaal on December 17, 2021.
A graduate of the Curtis Institute of Music and The Juilliard College, the place he studied with Ida Kavafian, Jaime Laredo and Itzhak Perlman, Josef is a former prize winner on the Michael Hill, Kocian, Queen Elisabeth and Carl Nielsen Worldwide Violin Competitions.
Josef served as Concertmaster of the Czech Philharmonic Orchestra from 2011 to 2020 — leaving the publish to pursue a solo profession.
He seems with orchestras together with the Orchestre de Paris, the Rundfunk-Sinfonieorchester Berlin, the Bamberger Symphoniker, the Academy of St. Martin within the Fields orchestra, the Scottish Chamber Orchestra, the Konzerthausorchester Berlin, amongst others.
He just lately introduced his new trio, Trio Zimbalist, with cellist Timotheos Gavriilidis-Petrin and pianist George Xiaoyuan Fu — who’re all distinguished alumni of the Curtis Institute of Music.