Hideko Udagawa, Violinist

Hideko Udagawa on BBC Radio 3 - In Tune, 5pm on Thursday 8th April:

Katie Derham welcomes violinist Hideko Udagawa to coincide with her new album which includes the world premier of little-known pieces by Tchaikovsky and Rachmaninov.

Hideko Udagawa made her orchestral debut in London with the London Symphony Orchestra under Sir Charles Mackerras, playing Bruch's G minor concerto at the Barbican Hall. Highlights from her other engagements include performances with the Philharmonia under Leonard Slatkin, Royal Philharmonic under Paavo Jarvi, Royal Liverpool Philharmonic under Marek Janowski, City of Birmingham Symphony under Okko Kamu, London Mozart Players under Matthias Bamert, Russian National under Paavo Berglund, as well as Moscow Philharmonic, English Chamber, National Symphony, Bavarian Radio and Armenian Philharmonic Orchestras.