Daniel Dastoor


Daniel Dastoor studies with Paul Kantor and Barry Shiffman at the Glenn Gould School, pursuing an Artist Diploma. Studying with Bill van der Sloot in Calgary, he completed undergraduate studies at the Mount Royal Conservatory while finishing Music and Computer Science degrees at the University of Calgary.

A frequent participant in competitions, Daniel Dastoor was winner of the Calgary Philharmonic’s Marley Rynd Scholarship, is a prizewinner of the Canadian Music and Alberta Festival competitions, and has performed as soloist with the Lethbridge Symphony and twice as soloist with the Calgary Philharmonic. An active artist, Daniel Dastoor competed at the 45th Fischoff Competition, and has participated in the NAC’s Young Artist Program, the Kneisel Hall, Trondheim International Chamber, Banff Centre, Festival del Lago, and Orford festivals, and the Festival de Febrero and Concerts@100 series. His avid interests lie in becoming a refined artist, both as a soloist, and as a passionate chamber musician. 


Johann Sebastian Bach: Sonata for solo violin in G minor, BWV 1001

Eugène Ysaÿe: Sonata for solo violin, op. 27 No. 4

On stage: 27.09.2021, 5:00 p.m.



Maurice Ravel: Tzigane

Ludwig van Beethoven: Sonata for violin and piano in G major, op. 96

On stage: 30.09.2021, 10:00 a.m.

Accompanied by Thomas Hoppe.



Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart : Concert for violin and orchestra in A major, KV 219

Béla Bartók: Divertimento, Sz 113



Joseph Haydn: String quartet movement

Francis Poulenc: Sonata for violin and piano, FP 119

Sergej Prokofiev (arr. V. Borisovsky): Romeo and Juliet, op. 64 – Act IV Epilogue "Death of Juliet!"

Sergej Prokofiev: Sonata for violin and piano No. 1 in F minor, op. 80 – II. Allegro Brusco

Pjotr Iljitsch Tchaikovsky:  Souvenir d'un lieu cher, op. 42 – III. Mélodie

Robert Schumann: Sonata for violin and piano No. 2 in D minor, op. 121 – III. Leise, einfach, IV. Bewegt



Manfred Trojahn: To be played in the garden

Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy: Concert for violin and orchestra in E minor, op. 64