Ilia Korol . Violin,Viola Conductor

violin, viola, conductor

Ilia Korol (Violin, Viola, Conductor)

Born in Kiev / Ukraine, violinist, violist and conductor, Ilia Korol is an internationally

acclaimed artist. He comes from Kiev, studied first at the Moscow Conservatory

College and then at the Moscow Conservatory. Abraham Stern, Gelya Dubrova and

Marina Iashvili were his professors. In addition to his education with a focus on the

Romantic and Modern repertoire, he began early specializing in the old music and

historical performance practice.

He lives in Austria since 1997, where he received Austrian citizenship in 2001 for his

musical achievements.

He played with orchestras such as the Musica Antiqua Köln, with which he was in

2006 as a "guest leader" on a U.S. tour, in places like Carnegie Hall in New York, the

Disney Hall Los Angeles, Berkeley, Santa Barbara and Santa Monica.

Ilia Korol worke as a concertmaster and a soloist of different orchestras: the Vienna

Academy, the Musica Angelica L.A (United States), the Bach Ensemble by Joshua

Rifkin , Freitag Akedemie Bern, the Spanish Baroque Orchestra RCOC. He was also a

member of the ensemble Ars Antiqua Austria and the Clemencic Consort.

2003 Ilia Korol and Julia Moretti founded the chamber orchestra moderntimes1800,

which he directed at the RuhrTriennale Festival, the Salzburg Festspiele Festival,

in the Theatre an der Wien, at the Vienna Konzerthaus, at the Rheingau Music

Festival, at the Innsbruck Festwochen Festival, the Wiener Festwochen Festival,

La Chaise Dieu Festival and Handel Festspielen Halle and with which he has

appeared on numerous international festivals and concert halls at home and abroad

with great success.

Over the years famous conductors and soloist worked with moderntimes1800

including Reinhard Goebel, René Jacobs, Daniel Reuss, Michael Schade, Anna

Prohaska, Karina Gauvin, Daniel Taylor, Juliane Banse, Patricia Petibon, Simone

Kermes, Vivica Genaux, Christoph and Julian Prégardien, Max Emanuel Cencic , Larry

Zazzo ,Florian Bosch and many others.

Numerous CD recordings attest his lively chamber music activities as well. His last CD

publications in this area are the first recording of Brahms violin sonatas on historical

instruments with Natalia Grigorieva (CD of the month and the year of 'music web


The world premiere recording of violin sonatas by George Onslow with Norbert

Zeilberger was awarded a Diapason d'Or and was enthusiastically received by the

press. Also, the 2008 released CD "Sinfonias from the Enlightenment" with

moderntimes_1800 was awarded a Diapason d'Or.

As a passionate teacher, Ilia Korol has led and is still leading numerous masterclasses

at the Academy of Performing Arts in Vienna, at the Moscow Conservatory, at the

Belgrade Music Academy, in Gmunden Austria Baroque Academy, at the Innsbruck

Festival at UCLA and Los Angeles, Mexico, Costa Rica and so on.

From 2008 to 2010 Ilia Korol was a teacher in early music education course at the

University Mozarteum Salzburg, Innsbruck. Some of his students have become

internationally renowned artists.

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Short Profile

NameKorol, Ilia
Born inUkraine, Europe
Home LocationVienna, Austria
Main languageGerman
Additional languages Russian,  English,  Italian 
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