Prizes and Awards
Honorary Doctoral Degree
In 2006 Shlomo Mintz was granted a Honorary Doctoral Degree by the Ben-Gurion University, Israel.
Patron Keshet Eilon
For eighteen years, Shlomo Mintz has been the patron of the Keshet Eilon International Violin Master Course in Israel (1992-2010). This advanced-level summer program offers young talented violinists from around the world an exceptional music experience in a unique setting. With Mintz’s help, Keshet Eilon has put its name high on the list of the International Summer courses.
President and member of International Violin Competition Juries
Member of the jury of many important international competitions, including :
Shlomo performed Vivaldi Four Seasons, May 15 in Warsaw
and the Brahms Violin Concerto, May 17 in Bydgoszcz.
Shlomo plays and conducts the Bach Violin Concertos 1 & 2 at Istanbul Festival, June 18 with the Cameristi della Scala.
Shlomo will perform the Tchaikovsky concerto and Bloch's Baal Shem together with the Monte Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra and conductor Gianluigi Gelmetti, as part of a Violins of Hope event.
Sunday May 5, 19:30 pm, Grimaldi Forum
Shlomo plays the Mendelssohn Concerto together with the Bilkent Symphony Orchestra and conductor Işın Metin at Mersin Music Festival, Turkey.
Friday, Mersin Cultural Center, May 10
Listen on YouTube.
One in a series of radio programs titled "For the Love of Music," hosted by David Dubal on WNCN-FM, New York.