Julia Mirzoev

Julia Mirzoev, violin (Toronto, Canada), has just recently graduated her M.M degree at the Yale School of Music, studying with Ani Kavafian, where she was awarded the Broadus Erle graduating prize. She previously completed her B.M. studying with Jonathan Crow at the University of Toronto. Julia has been featured as CBC’s “Top 30 Classical Musicians Under 30”, CBC radio 94.1, and classical 96.3 FM. Her awards include top prizes at the Irving M. Klein international competition, the OSM competition, and grand prize at the Canadian Music Competition. Julia has also performed solo with the Scarborough Philharmonic, Sinfonia Toronto, the Canadian Sinfonietta, the University of Toronto Symphony, Orchestra Toronto, the Colorado College Summer Music Festival Orchestra, and the Toronto Symphony. As a chamber musician, Julia has been a winner of the Yale Chamber Music competition, and has been invited to the Sarasota, Manchester, Toronto, and Perlman Music Program festivals. Currently, Julia studies at the Mcgill Schulich school of music with Andrew Wan, and has recently joined the Montreal-based Persée string quartet.