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    Teatro Signorelli - Cortona, Italy

  • Anna Lewis

    Anna Lewis

    Bio

    Year of birth:
    1972

    Place of birth:
    Obninsk, Russia

    Studies:

    • Viola BA – Moscow – Central Music School and Moscow Conservatory – Prof. Druschinin – (1982-1991)
    • Viola BA – Musikhochschule Freiburg – Kim Kashkashian – (1992-1994)
    • Viola MA – Frankfurt am Main – Hochschule für Musik und Darstellende Kunst – Tabea Zimmermann – (1997-2001)

    Current job:
    Principal Viola NDR Radiophilharmonie Hannover

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    Biography:

    The viola player Anna Lewis was born near Moscow, where she received her musical  education at the Central Music School under M. Sitkovskaja, and at the Tchaikovsky Conservatorium under Prof. Fedor Druschinin. She has been living in Germany since 1992, studying in Freiburg with Prof. Kim Kashkashian and graduating from the soloist class of Prof. Tabea Zimmermann in Frankfurt in 2001.

    In 1994 Anna Lewis became principal viola with the Zurich Opera and from 1998-2002 she held the same position with the Gewandhaus Orchestra in Leipzig. She was principal viola with the Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen and is currently principal viola with the NDR Radio Philharmonie in Hannover. 

    Anna Lewis has performed at various chamber music festivals in Europe as well as as a soloist with various orchestras. She has performed important works for the viola, including Mozart´s Sinfonia concertante with Christian Tetzlaff, Paul Hindemith´s Der Schwanendreher with the Gewandhaus Orchestra in Leipzig, and Hector Berlioz´ Harold in Italien with the Orchestre National de I´lle de France. 

    Studierende

    Jelena Antić

    Maj Bommas

    Bella Chich

    Ukyo Fujiwara

    Franziska Hügel

    Brian Isaacs

    Arcan Isenkul

    Sophie Kiening

    Gordon Lau

    Sào Soulez Larivière

    Haesue Lee

    Natalie Loughran

    Eric Seohyun Moon

    Nicholas Swensen

    Ayaka Taniguchi

    Caspar Vinzens

    Luisa Ye

    Alumni

    Micha Afkham

    Guy Ben-Ziony

    Agathe Blondel

    Barbara Buntrock

    Öykü Canpolat

    Marie Chilemme

    Hélène Clément

    Toby Cook

    Lotus de Vries

    Valentin Eichler

    Miguel Erlich

    Karolina Errera Pavon

    Stefanie Farrands

    Sara Ferrandez Castro

    Alexander Gordon

    Olga Hansen

    Stine Hasbirk

    Gabriele Heinecke

    Miriam Helms Alien

    Kyuri Kim

    Sejune Kim

    Georgy Kovalev

    Anna Krimm

    Hande Küden

    Josip Kvetek

    Adrien la Marca

    S. Seungwon Lee

    Marion Leleu

    Anna Lewis

    Matthew Lipman

    Mark Liu

    Lev Loiko

    Ana Mba-Flores

    Ada Myriel Meinich

    Giovanni Menna

    Johannes Moehrle

    Sindy Mohamed

    Nilay Özdemir

    Kyoungmin Park

    Yael Patish

    Tahlia Petrosian

    Anna Puig Torne

    Madeleine Przybyl

    Muriel Razavi

    Alejandro Regueira

    Pauline Sachse

    Teresa Schwamm

    Jungahn Shin

    Clara-Hélène Stangorra

    Arnold Stieve

    Maya Tal

    Antoine Tamestit

    German Tcakulov

    Kei Tojo

    Ulla Tremuth

    Albin Uusijärvi

    Simone von Rahden

    Emma Wernig

    Judith Wijzenbeek

    Zhechao Xie

    Peijun Xu

    Armando Yagüe

    Ula U. Zebriunaite

    Sarina Zickgraf

    Ylvali Zilliacus

    Silas Zschocke