Solister » Razvan Popovici, viola

Born in Bucharest into a a family of musicians, Razvan Popovici studied in Salzburg, Paris and Freiburg. He is a member of the Ensemble Raro, with which he tours regularly Europe, Japan and North America.

As a soloist and chamber musician, he has appeared at the Théatre-dés-Champs-Elysées in Paris, the Cologne Philharmonie, the Festspielhaus Baden-Baden, Carnegie Hall in New York, Wigmore Hall and the South Bank Centre in London, Musashino Hall in Tokyo, Prinzregententheater and Gasteig in Munich and both at the Konzerthaus und Musikverein in Vienna.

He has performed with Natalia Gutman, Konstantin Lifschitz, Alexander Lonquich, Radovan Vlatkovic, Daishin Kashimoto, Gilles Apap, Thomas Demenga, Juliane Banse and Martin Lovett at the Lucerne Festival, Wiener Festwochen, Rheingau Musikfestival, Schwetzinger Festspiele, Harrogate Festival, Ferrara Musica, Boswil Sommer, Kobe Music Festival and many other important festivals.

Razvan Popovici gives regularly master classes in the Czech Republic, Japan, Italy and Romania.

Razvan Popovici is founder and director of the Chiemgauer Musikfrühling Festival in Germany and of the SoNoRo Festival in Bucharest, Romania.