Michael Vaiman

"...Much of David Oistrakh's technical proficiency,mellifluous tone and artistic sincerity are evident in these bigboned Bach readings...
Michael Vaiman nevertheless brings striking warmth and humanity to this music, tracing its linear flow with commendable assurance...
Vaiman's immaculate technique,poise and tonal purity are constant features of his accounts of the partitas..."
(The Strad Magazine),Robin Stowell

Supersonic Award, "Pizzicato Classics" in Luxembourg for CD  with J.S.Bach Sonatas & Partitas(DUX) 

..."...in M.Vaiman we encounter a superb violinist.Vaiman achieves a noble and articulate tone."
(HiFi VISION), Egon Bezold, Germany 

"Vaiman's playing is marked by eloquence, verve, and a broadest palette of expression." 
(Stereoplay), Wolfgang Wendel,Germany 

"...Because of his vivid emotionality and the soft refined sound of his violin, at the same time songfull and strong, he can easily cope with virtuosi works and those which deal with subtile feelings."
(Music), Russia
"...Playing together with this wonderful musician always bring a lot of enjoyment and happiness."
Yuri Bashmet

Michael Vaiman is Top prize-winner at the H.Wieniawski Competition In Poznan (Poland). Since 1999-Professor of Violin at Musikhochschule Köln-Aachen.

Artistic Director of the  Musicalsummer Festival and Masterclass in Malaga,Spain.

M.Vaiman was born in Odessa (Ukraine). After graduating from the distinguished Stolyarsky School of Music in his hometown, he studied at the Tchaikovsky Conservatory of Music in Moscow, under the tutelage of legendary violinist David Oistrach & Semyon Snitkovsky.

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