Daishin Kashimoto has a lot going on in May and June: He will tour Japan with the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra. He will perform chamber music in Cyprus, Taiwan and Hong Kong. He will give the Swiss premiere of Toshio Hosokawa's Prayer in Lucerne. And - he has a new website.

Before touring Japan with the CBSO from 21 to 27 June, Daishin Kashimoto will perform Brahms' Violin Concerto with the orchestra in Birmingham on 3 May and Bruch's 1st Violin Concerto in Nottingham the following evening.