Photo: Jiyang Chen

Hazard Chase is delighted to welcome seventeen-year-old American violinist Nathan Meltzer to its roster. The youngest-ever winner of the Windsor Festival International String Competition in 2017, Nathan also received the Audience Prize. This season has seen his debut with the Philharmonia Orchestra at the Windsor Festival, where he performed the Sibelius Violin Concerto under the baton of Michael Francis. Further highlights include a return to the Evansville Philharmonic Orchestra as well as solo recitals in New York, London and Italy. A protégé of Itzhak Perlman, Nathan studies with Perlman and Li Lin at the Perlman Music Program and Juilliard Pre-College, where he is a Starling scholar.