Chloë Hanslip (b. 1987) has already established herself as an artist of distinction on the international stage. Prodigiously talented, she made her BBC Proms debut at fourteen and her US concerto debut at fifteen and has performed at major venues in the UK (Royal Festival Hall, Wigmore Hall), Europe (Vienna Musikverein, Hamburg Laeiszhalle, Paris Louvre and Salle Gaveau, St Petersburg Hermitage) as well as Carnegie Hall, Metropolitan Arts Space in Tokyo and the Seoul Arts Centre.
Her performances have included the Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks, Philharmonia Orchestra, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, London Philharmonic, Beethoven Orchester Bonn, Bern Symphony Orchestra, Bremen Philharmonic, City of Birmingham Symphony, Royal Liverpool Philharmonic, BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Lahti Symphony, Moscow State Symphony, Norwegian Radio, Real Filharmonia Galicia, Vienna Tonkünstler Orchester, Hamburg Symfoniker, Czech National Symphony, Orchestra Sinfonica Nazionale della RAI, Orchestra Regionale Toscana, Helsingborg Symphony, Royal Flemish Philharmonic and the Tampere Philharmonic Orchestra. Further afield her engagements include the Cincinnati Symphony, Detroit Symphony, Houston Symphony, Tokyo Metropolitan Symphony, Malaysia Philharmonic, Adelaide Symphony, Auckland Philharmonina and the Singapore Symphony Orchestra. She has collaborated with conductors such as Sir Andrew Davis, Mariss Jansons, Paavo Järvi, Charles Dutoit, Giordano Bellincampi, Jakub Hrusa, Pietari Inkinen, Susanna Mälkki, Gianandrea Noseda, Tadaaki Otaka, Vasily Petrenko, Vassily Sinaisky, Dmitri Slobodeniouk, Alexander Vedernikov, Juraj Valcuha and Xian Zhang.
Chloë has an extensive discography and her latest releases include the complete Beethoven Violin Sonatas in three volumes on Rubicon Classics with regular duo partner, Danny Driver: “instantly engaging, thanks to the warmth and clarity of Hanslip’s playing and the obvious rapport between the musicians.” (Strad). Her other recordings include concertos by John Adams with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra/Slatkin and Bruch Concertos with the London Symphony Orchestra on Warner Classics for which she won an Echo Klassik Award ‘Best Newcomer' (2002) and a Classical BRIT 'Young British Classical Performer' (2003). Recital discs followed on Hyperion (York Bowen, Medtner) and concertos by Vieuxtemps, Schoeck and Glazunov.
Hanslip’s wide-ranging repertoire spans concertos by Britten, Prokofiev, Beethoven, Brahms, Korngold, Shostakovich, Barber, Bernstein, Delius, Mendelssohn, Bruch, Elgar, Tchaikovsky, Walton and Sibelius. With a particular passion for contemporary repertoire, she has championed works by Adams, Glass, Corigliano, Nyman, Huw Watkins, Michael Berkeley, Peter Maxwell Davies and Brett Dean. A committed chamber musician, she is a regular participant at festivals across Europe including Båstad, West Cork, Prussia Cove and Kutna Hora with recital partners including Angela Hewitt, Danny Driver, Igor Tchetuev and Charles Owen.
Highlights of the 2019-20 season include concerto performances with the Philharmonia, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Deutsche Radio Philharmonie, Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra, Phoenix Symphony, Kymi Sinfonietta, Gävle Symphony Orchestra, Västerås Sinfonietta and Siberian Symphony. She will be Artist in Residence at the Hertfordshire Music Festival and alongside regular duo partner Danny Driver will pay homage to Beethoven at the Lammermuir Festival.
Chloë studied for ten years with the Russian pedagogue Zakhar Bron and has also worked with Christian Tetzlaff, Robert Masters, Ida Haendel, Salvatore Accardo, and Gerhard Schulz. She plays a Guarneri del Gesu 1737.
Chloë Hanslip is in Sweden playing the Adams Violin Concerto with the Kymi Sinfonietta, under the baton of Olari Elts, at Steveco Areena ((4 September) and Pato Klubi (5 September)
On Friday 31 May Chloe Hanslip performs a recital programme of works by Janacek, Suk and Schulhoff, with duo partner Danny Driver, titled ‘Czech Roots’.
On Friday 5th April, Chloe Hanslip performs Beethoven’s Violin Concerto in D in Cheltenham Town Hall with the English Symphony Orchestra.
On Sunday 24th February, Chloe Hanslip performs Brahms Violin Concerto under Michael Seal at the Bournemouth Pavilion with the Symphony Orchestra.
This week, Chloe Hanslip travels to Helsinki, where she will be performing Adams’ Violin Concerto alongside the Helsinki Philharmonic conducted by Risto Joost.
On Saturday evening, Chloe will perform Vaughan Williams’ Concerto Accademico alongside Philharmonia Orchestra at Guildford Cathedral.
This week is the Final week of the Russian State Symphony tour of the UK, with each concert featuring Chloe Hanslip's performance of Shostakovich’s Violin Concerto No 1.
Chloe Hanslip will perform with the English Chamber Orchestra on Tuesday 24 July in the Church of St Peter and St Paul in Norfolk.
On 9 July 2018, Chloe Hanslip and Danny Driver performed in a fantastic lunchtime concert at Wigmore Hall.
This week, Chloe Hanslip returns to Japan to perform Beethoven's Violin Concerto in D major with the Japan Century Symphony Orchestra.