“Mesmerizing... Immaculate intonation and superb rhythmic accuracy, both without losing his humanity.”
-BURLINGTON HAWKEYE TIMES
“Bolding's viola sang with emotion... a transportive experience.”
-SANTA BARBARA VOICE
26-year-old violist Keoni Bolding enjoys an eclectic international career, having performed and recorded with the New York Philharmonic, London Symphony Orchestra, Yo-Yo Ma, John Williams, and more. Recent highlights include capturing the Transcription Prize at the 2021 Primrose International Viola Competition, presenting his electronic chamber opera 52 Hz: The Whale Opera at Lincoln Center, and joining the Houston Symphony. He holds degrees from Curtis, Juilliard, and Mercer University.