Ellinor D’Melon



Ellinor D’Melon was born to Cuban parents in Jamaica and started to learn the violin at the age of two, giving her first recital when just three years of age.  Still only sixteen, she has performed widely, including under the baton of respected maestros including, among others, Zubin Mehta, Vladimir Spivakov, Jaime Martin, and Zakhar Bron. Concert engagements have taken her to many prestigious concert halls, such as the Berliner Philharmonie, Mariinsky Theatre Concert Hall, National Auditorium in Madrid, Concertgebouw in Amsterdam, Cologne Philharmonie, Tonhalle Zurich, Sala Verdi Milano, Baltic Hall in Gdansk, and many others.

Ellinor has participated in the Verbier, Gstaad and Schlesswig-Holstein Music Festivals, as well as Musical Olympus, Interlarken Classics and Wieniawski Festivals among others.

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“She has reached the technique which leaves the audience massively impressed and she is enjoying performing the most difficult pieces…”

Gonzalo Alonso

La Razon

“Absolutely exceptional performance. Unique and flawless. Simply fantastic.”

Helmut Ackmann

Heimat Report

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“The only thing we knew about Ellinor was that our chief conductor Jaime Martin performed with her two years ago and was very impressed. He told us that we must invite her, so we did.”

Malin Gjörup, SVT 

“The performance sounded very mature, I couldn’t imagine that such a young person could play like this. Ellinor is a real prodigy, she has a bright future ahead.”

Gonzalo Alonso, La Razon