[INTERVIEW] Violist Richard Yongjae O'Neill revisits euphoric moment of winning Grammy

As the adjective, “award-winning,” always seems to come before his name when people introduce him, violist Richard Yongjae O'Neill is the winner of numerous international awards. Nonetheless, he says, it always feels too good to be true when he wins one. That euphoric moment hit him again earlier this year when he was named the winner of this year's Grammy Award for Best Classical Instrumental Solo, for his 2020 album, “Theofanidis: Concerto For Viola And Chamber Orchestra,” during the awards ceremony.

[INTERVIEW] Violist Richard Yongjae O'Neill revisits euphoric moment of winning Grammy
As the adjective, “award-winning,” always seems to come before his name when people introduce him, violist Richard Yongjae O'Neill is the winner of numerous international awards. Nonetheless, he says, it always feels too good to be true when he wins one. That euphoric moment hit him again earlier this year when he was named the winner of this year's Grammy Award for Best Classical Instrumental Solo, for his 2020 album, “Theofanidis: Concerto For Viola And Chamber Orchestra,” during the awards ceremony.