EMCY

Luna De Mol

All prize winners
1st Prize in Davina van Wely category
2018
Date of birth 2002/08/12
Promoted by EMCY - Epoche_f 2019

Luna De Mol, 2002, was born in Ghent, Belgium. She started playing the violin with Fedra Coppens at the age of four. In September 2014 she was admitted at the Sweelinck Academy for Young Talent (Conservatory of Amsterdam) with Prof. Coosje Wijzenbeek, where she is still studying. In 2015, Luna received a scholarship to study at the International Music Academy of the Principality of Liechtenstein, where she regularly takes part in intensive masterclasses, concerts and other activities.

In 2014 she joined the renowned string ensemble ‘Fancy Fiddlers’, an ensemble that regularly performs in The Netherlands as well as abroad. She performed as a soloist with this ensemble and leads it since September 2017. In December 2018 Luna was offered a scholarship to start bachelor studies in September 2019 at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama (London, UK) in the class of David Takeno (Eugène Ysaÿe International Chair of Violin).

Luna won the Netherlands Violin Competition (category Davina van Wely) in January 2018 and was previously laureate of several other competitions such as the VLAMO competition (2012), the Breughel Concours (2014) and the International Grumiaux Concours (2016).

In June 2018, Luna was invited to participate in an exclusive masterclass with the reknown violinist Renaud Capuçon, held at the magical venue of the Chateau de Versailles in France. Furthermore, Luna had masterclasses with a.o. Simone Lamsma, Nadia Wijzenbeek, Jenny Spanoghe, Guido De Neve, Marek Kowalski, Vadim Tsibulevsky, Coosje Wijzenbeek and the Rubens Quartet. She had also the opportunity to perform with great masters such as Janine Janssen, Rosanne Philippens, Steven Isserlis, Julian Rachlin, Boris Brovtsyn, Ramón Ortega, Andreas Ottensamer, Tine Thing Helseth, Anneleen Lenaerts .

If you are interested in working with Luna, please get in touch with the EMCY Office.

Repertoire

Solo 
J. S. Bach – Partita No.1 in B minor B.W.V.1002
J. S. Bach – Partita No.2 in D minor B.W.V.1004 (incl. Chaconne)
J. S. Bach – Partita No.3 in E Major B.W.V.1006
J. S. Bach – Sonata No.1 in G minor B.W.V.1001 Adagio, Fugue and presto
T. Loevendie – Dance (contemporary)
N. Paganini – Caprice No.10, 11, 13, 16, 20

With piano
J. S. Bach – Sonata in E minor B.W.V.1023
B. Bartok – Rumänische Volkstanze
L. Van Beethoven – Sonata (Op.12, No.1)
L. Van Beethoven – Sonata “Frühlingsonate” (Op.24, No.5)
L. Van Beethoven – Romanze in F Major (Op.50)
J. Brahms – Scherzo in C minor
S. Cimadevilla – El fin de la metafora (contemporary)
A. Corelli – La Folia
C. Debussy – Violin Sonata
A. Dvorak – Humoresque Op.101 and Romance Op.11
H. Eccles – Sonata in G minor
E. Elgar – Chanson de matin and chanson de nuit (Op.15, No.1 and No.2)
G. Fauré – Après un reve and Andante
J. H. Fiocco – Allegro
C. Franck – Violin Sonata in A Major
G. F. Handel – Sonate No.1, Sonata No.3, Sonata No.4
F. Kreisler – Tambourin Chinois (Op.3) and  Marche Miniature Viennoise
J. Van Landeghem – De Dulle Griet (contemporary)
W. A. Mozart – Sonata in E minor K.304
V. Monti – Czardas
A. Piazzolla – Adios nonino and Por una Cabeza
W. H. Potstock – Souvenir de Sarasate and Fantasie Espagnole
S. Prokofiev – 5 Mélodies (Op.35)
G. Pugnani – Largo Espressivo
G. Pugnani and F. Kreisler – Praelude and Allegro
F. Ries- Perpetuum Mobile (Op.34, No.5)
F. Schubert – Sonata in D Major D.384 (Op. post.137, No.19)
F. Schubert – Sonata in A minor No.2 D385
R. Schumann – Fantasiestücke (Op.73, No.1-2-3-4)
R. Schumann – Sonata in A minor No.1 (Op.105)
D. Shostakovich – Three Violin Duets
I. Stravinsky – Chanson russe
J. Suk – Vier Stücke, Vol.2 “Un poco triste and Burleske” (Op.17, No.3)
J. Svendsen – Romance (Op.26)
E. Toldra – Soneti de la Rosada
F. M. Veracini – Sonata in D minor and Sonata in E minor
H. Vieuxtemps – Divertissement sur Le Rossignol d’Alex Alabieff (Op.24, No.2)
H. Wieniawski – 2 Mazurkas Caracteréstiques (Op.19, No.1), Obertass No.2, Dudziarz and Le Ménétrier-Mazurka

With orchestra
J. B. Accolay – Concerto in A minor No.1
J. S. Bach – Concerto for 2 Violins B.W.V.1043, Concerto in A minor B.W.V.1041 and Concerto in E Major B.W.V.1042
C. De Beriot – Scène de Ballet (Op.100)
M. Bruch – Concerto in G mineur (Op.26)
F. Drdla – Concertino in A minor (Op.225)
E. Lalo – Symphonie espagnole (Op.21)
J. Massenet – Meditation de Thaïs
F. Mendelssohn – Concerto in D minor and Concerto in E minor (Op.64)
W. A. Mozart – Concerto in D Major No.2, K.211, Concerto in G Major No.3, K.216 and Concerto in A Major No.5, K.219
A. Piazzolla – Invierno Porteño
C. Saint-Saens – Havanaise (Op.83) and Introduction et rondo capriccioso (Op.28)
C. Saint-Saens – Concerto in B minor
P. Sarasate – Malaguena (Op.21/1)
P. Sarasate – Zigeunerweisen (Op.20)
P. Tsjajkovski – Souvenir d’un lieu cher: Méditations, Scherzo, Mélodie
A. Vivaldi – Concerto in A minor and Concerto in G minor
H. Wieniawski – Scherzo-Tarantelle (Op.16)
H. Wieniawski – Concerto No.2 (Op.22)

Chamber music
J. Haydn – String Trio (Divertimento No.26) in G Major Hob.V/G4
N. W. Gade – String octet in F Major (Op.17)
E. Grieg – Holbergsuite for string orchestra
F. Mendelsohn – Symphonia No.1, 2, 4, 5 and 10
F. Mendelsohn – String Octet in E Major
W. A. Mozart – String Quartet in G Major K.387
F. Schubert – String Quartet “Rosamunde” No.13  in A-Minor D.804
L. Spohr – Double Quartet No.1 in D minor (Op.65)
P. Tsjajkovski – Souvenir de Florence

Video

Debussy Violin Sonata part 1 Allegro vivo
Luna De Mol, NJSO - Violin concerto in E major by J.S. Bach
Invierno Porteño from Astor Piazzolla by Luna De Mol and the NJSO