This Encore of violinist Sumina Studer (19) is our most watched video with well over 6 million views on several channels (1, 2, 3). In her last Session Sumina performed the Adagio from Sonata no. 1 by Bach in the Kleiner Saal (Konzerthaus, Berlin). In this Encore she plays Caprice no. 5 by Niccolò Paganini in the Beethoven Saal. Find out more about Sumina by watching her Get-To-Know video.

Piece: Caprice no. 5
Composer: Niccolò Paganini
Location: Konzerthaus | Beethoven Saal
Violin: Sumina Studer

Sumina Studer
Half-swiss and half-japanese violinist Sumina Studer has earned recognition for her music making as a Gold Medal winner of the Berliner International Music Competition 2018, as a prizewinner of the 2017 Michael Hill International Violin Competition, the 2017 Verbier Festival “Prix Rotary” Verbier St-Bernard prizewinner, as the chambermusic prizewinner of the 2017 TONALi-Violin Competition, as a prizewinner at the 2016 International Louis Spohr Competition, the 2016 International Arthur Grumiaux Competition, the European Union of Music Competitions for Youth (EMCY), as a three-time first prizewinner of the Swiss National Youth Music Competition and more. Read Sumina's full biography on her website.