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New video! Stefan plays Korngold

The RTVE Symphony Madrid has released a video of Stefan's performance of the Korngold Violin Concerto under Carlos Kalmar from November, 2012. Watch it here.

Stefan closes 12-13 season at the Concertgebouw and in Korea

In June 2013, Stefan appears at the Grant Park Music Festival in Chicago, performing Mozart's Turkish Violin Concerto under Carlos Kalmar. He then makes his debut at Amsterdam's Concertgebouw, playing with the Netherlands Philarmonic and Louis Langrée. At the end of the month, Stefan finishes up his season in Korea, appearing on tour with the Royal Philharmonic, conducted by Charles Dutoit. 

Stefan receives rave review from Boston Globe

Last week, Stefan reunited with conductor Benjamin Zander and the Boston Philharmonic in Prokofiev's second violin concerto. Boston Globe music critic Jeremy Eichler wrote, "it took all of one phrase to realize we were in for a performance of uncommon musical substance. Jackiw naturally has all the requisite virtuosity and technical firepower one would expect from a young soloist these days, but in Saturday’s strikingly self-possessed appearance, he placed technique at the service of a notably refined sense of artistry. After a first movement of intense lyricism and introspection, he caught the ear at the outset of the Andante with the subtlety of his coloristic imagination: The tone was distant and veiled yet glowing from its core. The utter seriousness and conviction behind Jackiw’s approach here dispelled the whiff of sentimentality that can sometimes detract from this movement. Prokofiev’s whirling finale followed with impressive bite and adrenal