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  • date of birth: 26th of September 1997

  • is currently studying at the Buchmann – Mehta School of Music in Tel Aviv with the Concertmaster of the Israel Philarmonic Orchestra, Ilya Konovalov

  • studied with Radu Popescu and Ştefan Gheorghiu in Bucharest, with Galina Buinovski in Chişinău and attended masterclasses with Alexey Lundin, Alexandr Vinetsky, Sherban Lupu, Philippe Bride, Marine Iasvili, Tamara Oganezova, Alexandr Bondureansky, Christian Tetzlaff, Julian Rachlin, Pinchas Zukerman

  • performed as a soloist with conductors like Patrick Strub (Germany), Oleg Palymski, Michail Sechkin, Bogdan Bashak (Ukraine), Neil Thomson (Great Britain), Juhani Numminen (Finland), Vladimir Spivakov, Zubin Mehta

Prizes: First and Special Prize from Patricia Kopatchinskaja at the “E. Koka” Competition in Chișinău, 2009; Grand Prix at the “Balys Dvarionas” International Competition in Vilnius, 2008; Gold Medal at the International Delphic Games in Khazakhstan, 2012; “A. Gotlib” Russia, 2010 Competitions


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. 22

Second Round

Beethoven Sonata no. 7 in C minor op. 30 no. 2

EnescuMénétrier” from Impressions d’enfance Suite op. 28

Brahms (Kreisler) Hungarian Dance no. 17


Debussy Sonata in G minor L148

Enescu Sonata no. 2 in F minor op. 6

Wieniawski Variations on an Original Theme op. 15


Bartók Violin Concerto no. 2 Sz. 112