Born in Italy from German parents, Augustin Hadelich is now an American citizen. After winning the Gold Medal at the 2006 International Violin Competition of Indianapolis, concerto and recital appearances on many of the world’s top stages quickly followed. In addition to every major orchestra in North America, Augustin Hadelich has appeared with orchestras such as the Bavarian Radio Orchestra, Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, London Philharmonic, the radio orchestras of Cologne, Frankfurt, Hamburg and Stuttgart, the Hong Kong and Seoul Philharmonic orchestras and the NHK Symphony (Tokyo).
Augustin Hadelich records for Warner Classics. His album of Paganini’s 24 Caprices (2018), was followed by the Brahms and Ligeti concertos (2019). In 2016 he won a Grammy Award (Best Classical Instrumental Solo) in 2016 for his recording of Dutilleux’s Violin Concerto (L’Arbre des songes) with the Seattle Symphony and Ludovic Morlot.
Augustin Hadelich plays the violin "Leduc, ex-Szeryng" by Giuseppe Guarneri del Gesù of 1744, generously loaned by a patron through the Tarisio Trust.