Rune Tonsgaard SørensenRune Tonsgaard Sørensen started playing violin at the age of 5 after a failed attempt of learning the accordion. Now he is the concert master of Copenhagen Philharmonic, teacher at the Royal Danish Academy of Music, violinist in the Danish String Quartet and a well known soloist in Denmark. In 2008 Rune was the only Danish semi finalist at the international Carl Nielsen Competition in Odense and he also received a prize for best performance of the Danish pieces in the competition. Rune has always been a curious musician. He has been playing folk music most of his life, he is educated in organ and church music and he always likes a good jam session.

Rune Tonsgaard Sørensen last performed with La Jolla Music Society with the Danish String Quartet in the Revelle Chamber Music Series on November 15, 2014.