Raphael Papo | GBR | *2000
DAVOS FESTIVAL Camerata | Violine
British/Israeli violinist Raphael Papo attended the Wells Cathedral Specialist School of Music in Somerset, England, for pre-college studies under the tutelage of Catherine Lord. Graduating in 2019, he began undergraduate studies at the Mannes School of Music NYC studying with Lewis Kaplan, continuing as a scholarship student of Ida Bieler at the University of the North Carolina School of the Arts.
A committed chamber musician, Raphael Papo has studied and collaborated with such outstanding artists as Shmuel Ashkanasi, the Verona Quartet, Jan Vogler, Paul Neubauer, Matthew Souter and Ulrich Eichenhauer. Further insight into solo repertoire has been fostered in masterclasses with violinists such as Hagai Shaham, Augustin Hadelich, Dmitry Sitkovetsky, Jack Liebeck, and So-Ok Kim.
Raphael Papo’s passion and wide experience in orchestral performance has led to leadership positions in resident ensembles in London, NYC, Raleigh/Durham, NC and Dresden, Germany, including a multi-year fellowship with the Chamber Orchestra of the Triangle and regular performances with the Carolina Ballet, Moritzburg Akademie, the Montclair Orchestra led by David Chan, and the Greensboro Symphony Orchestra of the Piedmont.
Raphael Papo has won recognition and prizes in competitions such as the National MTNA competition USA, 1st prize in the NC Euterpe competition, the Bruno Frey Award of Southern Germany and the Wells Cathedral String Prize.
In 2022, he received the appointment of Teaching Assistant of Prof. Ida Bieler at UNCSA.
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Stand: Juni 2022