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  • date of birth: 5th of October 1998

  • studied with Prof. Bujor Prelipcean and since 2017 is a student at the Barenboim – Said Akademie at the class of Prof. Mihaela Martin

  • participated in masterclasses by great violinists and teachers such as Igor Oistrakh, Pierre Amoyal, Mihaela Martin, Ida Haendel, Eugen Sârbu, Sherban Lupu

  • performed concerts in Italy, Austria, Germany, Grece, Switzerland and Romania, in the “Young Classic Europe” Festival (Germany) and in the Boulez Hall (Berlin) for the “Edward W. Said Days – On Late Style” Festival

Prizes: First Prize at the “Young Talents with the Orchestra” International Competition (Italy); The EMCY Fa. H. Wanka Jury Award at the Kloster Schontal International Competition; Laureate of The “Concertino Praga” International Competition; First Prize at the “Erich Bergel” International Competition; Grand Prix of the “Remember Enescu” International Violin Competition and of the “Paul Constantinescu” International Violin Competition


First Round

Bach Adagio and Fugue from Sonata for Solo Violin in G minor

Mozart Violin Concerto no. 5 in A major K. 219

Paganini Caprice no. 24

Second Round

Beethoven Sonata no. 4 in A minor op. 23

EnescuMénétrier” from Impressions d’enfance Suite op. 28

Tchaikovsky Valse-Scherzo op. 34


Fauré Sonata no. 1 in A major op. 13

Enescu Sonata no. 2 in F minor op. 6

Waxman Carmen Fantasy


Brahms Violin Concerto in D major op.77