Mujan Hosseinzadeh is an active chamber musician, soloist and orchestra performer. She is the winner of various competitions in Italy and from an early age began a rigorous schedule of concert activity, with performances throughout Europe, Asia and the United States. She has had the opportunity to play alongside the great soloists such as Yuri Bashmet, Boris Belkin, Leonidas Kavakos and David Garret.

She has attended various renowned festivals, including the ”Accademia Russa di Alto Perfezionamento” in Portogruaro (Italy) and the ”Accademia Musicale Chigiana” in Siena. In addition, she has studied in masterclasses with many of the greatest violists of the current age, including Yuri Bashmet, Bruno Giuranna, Yuval Gotlibovich, Ettore Causa and Danilo Rossi.

Mujan has performed under the direction of famous conductors with various orchestras, including the Orchestral Academy of the “Teatro alla Scala in Milan” and the “Philharmonic Orchestra of Turin” both as a principal viola, “Orchestra Arena di Verona” as viola tutti, “Orchestra da Camera di Genova” as a soloist, New England Symphonic Ensemble and the “New York Symphonic Ensemble” where she has been working since 2011 playing in the most famous concert halls in major cities in Japan.

She has been working with conductors including, Riccardo Muti, Zubin Mehta, Daniele Gatti, Ottavio Dantone, Arturo Tamayo in Italy and Jeffrey Milarsky, George Manahan and David Gilbert in the U.S.

Mujan has performed in New York at Carnegie Hall, Metropolitan Museum of Art, Symphony Space Concert Hall, W.M.P Concert Hall and has had collaborations with the Lyric Chamber Music Society of New York as well as performances with the members of Emerson String Quartet and solo recitals at the Staller Center for the Arts.

The concert halls and venues she has performed around the world include Laeiszhalle in Germany, Teatro alla Scala in Milan, Parco della Musica in Rome, Maggio Musicale Fiorentino Concert hall in Florence, Teatro Verdi in Florence, Ancient Theatre of Taormina, Teatro Romano in Fiesole, Bargello National Museum of Florence, Galleria dell’Accademia of Florence and inside the Colosseum in Rome. In Japan she has performed in Bunkamura Orchard Hall in Tokyo, Biwako Hall, Acros Fukuoka and Sapporo Concert Hall.

Currently she is working on her Doctorate degree at the Stony Brook University with Lawrence Dutton and Nicholas Cords.

Mujan Hosseinzadeh

violin/ viola