Prof. Stephan Picard

  • Born 1960 in Barcelona, Spain
  • 1970, first violin lessons with Gustav Mikulai in Bonn-Bad Godesberg
  • 1974, junior student at Folkwang University of Arts in Essen with Prof. Gawriloff
  • From 1978 to 1985, violin studies with Professors Shevelov and Gheorghiu at University of Music, Drama and Media Hanover and with Prof. Nodel at Mannheim University of Music and Performing Arts
  • Numerous concerts as soloist and chamber musician in Germany and abroad
  • Former member of the Michelangelo String Quartet
  • Prizewinner of the German Music Competition, participant in the German Konzerte Junger Künstler, 1st prize in Maria Canals International Music Competition in Barcelona, 2nd prize in Rodolfo Lipizer Violin Competition in Goriza, Italy and Medica pro Musica Advancement Prize
  • Since 1991, Professor for Violin at Münster and Mainz Music Universities and since 1995 at Hanns Eisler School of Music Berlin