Violinist Daniel Khalikov commands the world stages as a soloist, chamber and orchestral musician. Born in Tashkent, Uzbekistan, he is the third generation of a highly respected family of musicians. Since 2008, Khalikov has been a member of the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra. At Lincoln Center, and with the Met on tour, he has collaborated with such illustrious conductors as Levine, Muti, Rattle, Gergiev, Barenboim, Luisi, and Gatti in productions ranging from Adams to Verdi. As a member of the Orchestra, Khalikov is in part a recipient of the numerous Grammy Award recordings won by the Orchestra. As a chamber musician, Daniel Khalikov has performed alongside Pinchas Zukerman, Yefim Bronfman, and Emanuel Ax, at music festivals of Santa Fe, Tanglewood, Verbier, Norfolk, Music Mountain, the Perlman Music Program, the MET Chamber Players, and Lake Tahoe Summerfest. Mr. Khalikov plays a 1804 Françoise Pique violin.