Le Pont International Music Festival  Ako & Himeji 2017



Noah Bendix-Balgley Biography

Noah Bendix-Balgley Biography
Born in Asheville, North Carolina in the United States, Noah Bendix-Balgley began playing violin at the age of four.

He graduated from the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music and the Hochschule für Musik und Theater München.

He was a laureate of the 2009 Queen Elisabeth Competition in Brussels.

In addition to his performances on stages around the world as a soloist and chamber musician, he was first violinist of the Athlos String Quartet from 2008 to 2011, and Concertmaster of the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra from 2011 to 2015.

In 2014, he was appointed 1st Concertmaster of the Berlin Philharmonic.

He performs on a Cremonese violin made in 1732 by Carlo Bergonzi.