Recipient of a prestigious 2015 Avery Fisher Career Grant and a 2017 Lincoln Center Award for Emerging Artists, violinist Paul Huang makes his recital debut this season at the Lucerne Festival in Switzerland. His recent and forthcoming appearances include those with the Mariinsky Orchestra under Valery Gergiev, Berliner Symphoniker, Detroit Symphony, Houston Symphony, Orchestra of St. Luke's, Seoul Philharmonic, and Taipei Symphony. This season he will also appear with the Grant Park Festival Orchestra, Buffalo Philharmonic, as well as the symphony orchestras of Baltimore, Santa Barbara, Charlotte, Alabama, Pacific, and the National Symphony Orchestra of Taiwan. A frequent guest artist at music festivals worldwide, he regularly appears at the Seattle, Music@Menlo, Caramoor, Bridgehampton, La Jolla, Moritzburg, and PyeongChang Music Festivals. His collaborators have included Gil Shaham, Nobuko Imai, Lawrence Power, Mischa Maisky, Lynn Harrell, Yefim Bronfman, and Marc-André Hamelin. Winner of the 2011 Young Concert Artists International Auditions, Mr. Huang earned both bachelor’s and master’s degrees at The Juilliard School where he was the recipient of the inaugural Kovner Fellowship. He plays on the 1742 ex-Wieniawski Guarneri del Gesù on loan through the Stradivari Society of Chicago and is an alum of The Bowers Program (formerly CMS Two) and a principal artist for Camerata Pacifica.