Johan Dalene


Tuesday, April 2nd, 2019

1 st prize at the 2019 Carl Nielsen International Competition

Johan has been awarded 1 st prize at the Carl Nielsen International Competition, in Odense, Danmark.

Open to international violinists 29 years and younger, Johan will receive €12000, a recording with the Orchid Classics label plus 10 important orchestral and festival performance opportunities.


Tuesday, March 19th, 2019

Stradivarius Violin

Johan is happy to announce that Anders Sveaas Almennyttige Fond in Norway kindly lends him a stunning Stradivarius violin, "Spencer Dyke", from 1736.

Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018

Artist in Residence

Glad to announce that Johan will be Artist in Residence of Norrköping Symphony Orchestra 2018/19. During the season he will perform Barber Violin Concerto, a chamber concert with musicians from the orchestra and Brahms Double Concerto with cellist Torleif Thedéen.


Sunday, July 23rd, 2017

1 st prize at The Cooper International Violin Competition

Johan has been awarded 1 st prize at The Thomas and Evon Cooper International Violin Competition, at Oberlin College, Ohio, United States.

In the Concerto Finals he played the Tchaikovsky Concerto with The Cleveland Orchestra under the direction of Jahja Ling at Severance Hall, Cleveland.

-The best Tchaikovsky I've ever heard - Competition Director and 2017 Jury Chair Gregory Fulkerson has said.

Information: Review

Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017

Crescendo Mentor Programme

Johan has been chosen to take part in the Crescendo mentorship programme 2018. This is a programme for outstanding musicians on the verge of an international career and is a joint venture between the Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra, Bergen International Festival, and the Barratt Due Institute of Music.