Luis Esnaola

Luis Esnaola Luis Esnaola made his debut with the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra conducted by Jesús López-Cobos when he was only 10 years old. He has performed as a soloist with the National Arts Centre Orchestra in Ottawa, conducted by Pinchas Zukerman, the Starling Chamber Orchestra, the Pablo de Sarasate Orchestra, the Grand Canary Philharmonic Orchestra, and the Spanish Radio Television Orchestra. He was the youngest winner in the history of the Pablo de Sarasate International Violin Competition and was awarded first prize at the German National Competition for Young Musicians. He was also a finalist of the New York Philharmonic Young Artists Competition and has received numerous scholarships. Luis Esnaola has studied mainly in Germany and in Madrid with Joaquin Torre, and is currently pursuing his training with Donald Weilerstein at the New England Conservatory.