Johnny Gandelsman

Johnny Gandelsman

Real Name:
Jonathan Gandelsman
Profile:
Johnny Gandelsman is a Russian-born violinist who has been living in the United States since 1995. He has worked with a diverse array of musicians, including Yo-Yo Ma, Bono, Osvaldo Golijov, David Byrne, Bela Fleck, Kayhan Kalhor, Suzanne Vega, James Levine, Mark Morris, Nigel Kennedy, Martin Hayes, Alim Qasimov and Fargana Qasimova. He has premiered dozens of works written for Brooklyn Rider and Silk Road Ensemble, both of which he is a member. These include new compositions by Lev "Ljova" Zhurbin, Dmitri Yanov-Yanovsky, Vijay Iyer, Bela Fleck, Daniel Cords, Rubin Kodheli, Dana Lyn, Gabriel Kahane, Colin Jacobsen, Shara Worden, John Zorn, Christina Courtin, Christine Southworth, Ethan Iverson, Padma Newsome, Gregory Saunier, Evan Ziporyn, Bill Frisell, Nik Bartsch, Jenny Scheinman, Gonzalo Grau and others.

Gandelsman was born in Moscow into a family of musicians: his father is a professor of Viola at Michigan State University, his mother is a pianist, and his sister is a violinist as well. He is now based in Brooklyn, New York.
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Artist

Johnny Gandelsman Discography Tracks

Instruments & Performance

Various A Dying Sailor To His Shipmates Various - Rogue's Gallery (Pirate Ballads, Sea Songs, & Chanteys) (Album) Anti- Ukraine 2006 Sell This Version
CA001 Haale Town On The Sea and 2 more… Haale - No Ceiling(CD, Album) Channel A Music CA001 US 2008 Sell This Version
Bebel Gilberto Segredo (Secret) and 1 more… Bebel Gilberto - All In One (Album) Universal Music Brazil 2009 Sell This Version
88697469852 Jan Vogler And The Knights (10) Jan Vogler And The Knights (10) - Experience: Live From New York(CD, Album) Sony Classical 88697469852 2009 Sell This Version
none Brooklyn Rider Brooklyn Rider - Tiny Desk Concert(File, MP3, 128) National Public Radio none 2010
ICR003 Brooklyn Rider Brooklyn Rider - Dominant Curve(CD, Album) In A Circle Records ICR003 US 2010 Sell This Version
IND001 Various This Must Be The Place (Naïve Melody) Live Various - This Must Be The Place - Colonna Sonora Originale(CD, Album) Indigo Film IND001 Italy 2011 Sell This Version
0074 Brooklyn Rider Plays Philip Glass Brooklyn Rider Plays Philip Glass - Brooklyn Rider Plays Philip Glass(2xCD) Orange Mountain Music 0074 US 2011 Sell This Version
Brooklyn Rider Brooklyn Rider - Seven Steps (Album) In A Circle Records US 2012 Sell This Version
B0018711-02 Béla Fleck, Nashville Symphony* Conducted By Giancarlo Guerrero & Brooklyn Rider Night Flight Over Water Béla Fleck, Nashville Symphony* Conducted By Giancarlo Guerrero & Brooklyn Rider - The Imposter(CD, Album) Mercury Classics, Deutsche Grammophon B0018711-02 US 2013 Sell This Version
24425425 The Silk Road Ensemble With Yo-Yo Ma Cut The Rug and 3 more… The Silk Road Ensemble With Yo-Yo Ma - A Playlist Without Borders(CD, Album) Masterworks (3) 24425425 US 2013 Sell This Version
Brooklyn Rider Brooklyn Rider - The Brooklyn Rider Almanac (Album) Mercury Classics US 2014 Sell This Version
ICR007 Kojiro Umezaki Kojiro Umezaki - Cycles(CD, Album, Dig) In A Circle Records ICR007 US 2014 Sell This Version
88875181012 Yo-Yo Ma, The Silk Road Ensemble Little Birdie and 2 more… Yo-Yo Ma, The Silk Road Ensemble - Sing Me Home(CD, Album) Masterworks (3) 88875181012 Europe 2016 Sell This Version
V 5436 Anne Sofie Von Otter & Brooklyn Rider Anne Sofie Von Otter & Brooklyn Rider - So Many Things(CD, Album) Naïve V 5436 France 2016 Sell This Version

Writing & Arrangement

24425425 The Silk Road Ensemble With Yo-Yo Ma The Silk Road Ensemble With Yo-Yo Ma - A Playlist Without Borders(CD, Album) Masterworks (3) 24425425 US 2013 Sell This Version
88875181012 Yo-Yo Ma, The Silk Road Ensemble Green (Vincent's Tune) Yo-Yo Ma, The Silk Road Ensemble - Sing Me Home(CD, Album) Masterworks (3) 88875181012 Europe 2016 Sell This Version

Production

88875181012 Yo-Yo Ma, The Silk Road Ensemble Yo-Yo Ma, The Silk Road Ensemble - Sing Me Home(CD, Album) Masterworks (3) 88875181012 Europe 2016 Sell This Version

Acting, Literary & Spoken

88875181012 Yo-Yo Ma, The Silk Road Ensemble Yo-Yo Ma, The Silk Road Ensemble - Sing Me Home(CD, Album) Masterworks (3) 88875181012 Europe 2016 Sell This Version