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I list here a list of my last, current and future pianistic activities, as....

21 Dec.2007: Great performance at the Christmas Party, Kindergarten Sacre Coeur, Pressbaum, Austria.

Listeners: ca. 50 excited children.

Programm: M.Mussorgsky: "Chickens dance" from "Pictures at an exhibition"; B.Bartok - 6 Romanian Folksdances

For a serious overview  of my appearances, please check my agenda  under:

http://freecal.brownbearsw.com/adiscalendar

Thank you!

 Adriana

Here is my CV: (Für Deutsch hier drücken...)

 Personal dates :                              

 

            Address, Telephone / Fax, E-Mail :  by request available.

             Birth date: 10 November 1979

                            Place of birth: Brasov (Transylvania).

                            Citizenship: Austria.

                            Marital status: married, 2 children

 

Education :     

 

-since 2007: Postgraduate Study at the University of Music and performing Arts Vienna

-also since 2007: PhD (Doctor of Philosophy) Study at the University of Music and performing Arts Vienna 

October 2007: Master of Arts Degree at the University of Music and performing Arts Vienna

-2005-2007: Master Study at the University of Music and performing Arts Vienna.

-January 2005: Licence Diploma at the University of Music and performing arts Vienna;

-since 1999: University of Music and Performing Arts Vienna, Austria;

-1998-1999: Music faculty of the “Transylvania University” in Brasov, Romania;

-1986-1998: Music school, Music High school in Brasov, Romania.

 

Piano teachers : since 1999 Noel Flores; 1992-99 Corina Ibanescu; 1986-92 Elvira Pascanu; 1985-86 Cecilia Gadea.

Masterclasses with Alexis Weissenberg (2001, 2002, 2003), Pavel Gililow (1998, 1999), Alexei Lubimov (Hammerklavier) (2001), Lorry Walfisch (1999), Carlos Pareira (1995), Mateo Napoli (1995), Ilan Rogoff (1998).

 

International Competitions and Prizes :

 

1.“Wiener Klassik Preis“ at the International Summer Academy in Baden,

Austria                                                                                                                                 2005

1st Prize and Grand Prize at the International Piano Competition

Vietri sul Mare – Costa Amalfitana, Italy                                                               2003

“Bela – Bartok“ Prize at the International Summer Academy in Baden,

Austria                                                                                                                                    2003

“Wiener – Klassik” Prize at the “Prof.-Dr.-Josef-Dichler-Wettbewerb &

Kimiko-Sato-Wettbewerb “ in Vienna                                                                       2003

Crossair Prize at the 10. International Piano Master courses in Engelberg,

Switzerland                                                                                                                             2002

            2nd Prize at the International Competition for Instrumentalists

“Prof.-Dr.-Josef-Dichler-Wettbewerb & Kimiko-Sato-Wettbewerb “ in Vienna       2002

Finalist at the International Competition for Young Personalities

 “Alexander Tansman” in Lodz, Poland                                                                         1998

            2nd Prize at the International Piano Competition Markopoulo

Mesogeas in Athens, Greece                                                                                               1997

            2nd Prize at the International Piano Competition in Brasov,

Romania                                                                                                                                      1997

            2nd Prize and “Carl Filtsch” Prize at the International Piano

Competition in Sibiu, Romania                                                                                           1995

            1st Prize and Special Prize for maximum of points at the

 International Piano Competition in Brasov, Romania                                               1995

 

National Competitions and Prizes in Romania :

 

                 -1998: 1st Prize and Special Prize for maximum of points at the National

Piano Olympiad in Odorhei  

-1997: 1st Prize at the regional Piano Technique Competition in Brasov

-1997: 3rd Prize at the National Piano Olympiad in Resita

-1996: 1st Prize and Special Prize for maximum of points at the National

Piano Olympiad in Iasi

-1995: 1st Prize at the National Piano Olympiad in Baia Mare

                -1994: 3rd Prize at the National Piano Olympiad in Constanta

                -1993: 1st Prize at the regional Piano Technique Competition in Brasov

                -1993: 1st Prize und Grand Prize at the National Piano Competition in Deva

               -1993: 1st Prize and Special Prize for maximum of points at the National

Piano Olympiad in Timisoara

                -1992: 1st Prize at the National Piano Competition in Constanta

                -1991: 3rd Prize at the National Piano Competition in Brasov 

-1986: 1st Prize at the National Piano Competition “Chant of Romania”

 

Other prizes and awards :

 

            -Exams at the Univ. for music in Vienna with maximum of points      1999-2007

            -Admission at the Universtity for music in Vienna – ranged 4th from 160 candidates

            -Admission and Exams at the Music Faculty in Brasov,

Romania, with maximum of points                                                                               1998-1999

-general and musical Baccalaureate and State Certificates with Distinctions 1998

-12 times 1st Prize at the end of every school year, for general and music education (in Music school and High school)                                                                                1986-1998

           

Scholarships :

 

                -    2006/2007 : Scholarship for special merits at the University for Music and performing                                 Arts Vienna

-    2005/2006 : Scholarship from the Tokyo Foundation at the University for Music and performing Arts Vienna

-          2005 to present : Austrian Study Scholarship “Studienbeihilfe

-          2002/2003/2004 : Scholarship from the Swiss Foundation “Dr. Robert und Lina Thyll – Dürr” at the University for Music and Performing Arts Vienna, including future concerts in Vienna

-          Autumn 2002 : Scholarship at the Piano Master classes in Engelberg, Switzerland, with Alexis Weissenberg

-          2001/2002 : Monthly special scholarship  from the Austrian Ministry of Education, Science and Culture, at the University for Music and Performing Arts, Vienna

-          Summer 2001 : Scholarship at the “Austria Barock Akademie” Hammerklavier Master classes in Gmunden (AT), with Alexei Lubimov

-          Summer 2001 : Scholarship at the “Weimarer Meisterkurse” in Weimar, Germany, with Alexis Weissenberg

-          Summer semester 2000 : “Außerordentliches Stipendium” (special scholarship) awarded by the Austrian Ministry for Education, Science and Culture

-          1999/2000 : “Starthilfe Stipendium” at the University for Music and performing Arts Vienna

-          1998/1999 : Performance scholarship at the “Transylvania” University in Brasov (Romania) – Music faculty

-          Summer 1998, 1999 : Scholarships at the “Ost – West Musikfest” Piano Master classes in Krems (AT) with Pavel Gililow

-          Summer 1995 : Scholarship at the “Mozarteum” Piano Master classes in Salerno, Italy, with Mateo Napoli and Carlos Pareira

-          1994 – 1998 : Performance scholarship at the Music High school in Brasov, Romania

 

Certificates of participation in Master Classes and Summer Schools:

 

August 2005: International Summer Academy “Prag-Wien-Budapest”, Baden am Wien,  Austria

October 2003: Engelberger Master Classes for pianists, Engelberg, Switzerland

August 2003: International Summer Academy “Prag-Wien-Budapest”, Baden am Wien,  Austria

July 2003: “Wiener Musikseminar”, Vienna, Austria

October 6th-13th 2002: Engelberger Master Classes for pianists, Engelberg, Switzerland

August 2002: “Wiener Musikseminar” Summer School Vienna, Austria

2001: „Austria Barock Academy“ Summer School Gmünden, Austria

2001: “Weimarer Meisterkurse” Summer School Weimar, Germany

1999: Piano Summer School at the “Transylvania” University Brasov, Romania

1998, 1999: “Ost – West Musikfest” Summer School Krems, Austria

1995: “Mozarteum” Piano Academy Salerno, Italy

 

Concerts and recordings : numerous appearances in Romania (Brasov, Bucharest, Sibiu, Deva, Constanta and Ploiesti), Austria, Germany, Italy, Switzerland, France, England and Hungary; concerts with the „Gheorghe Dima“ Philharmonic Orchestra  in Brasov; recordings and TV broadcasts in Romania, Austria and Switzerland. 2 CD – recordings of the Final Concert at the Weissenberg Master classes in Switzerland. CD recording of the concert in National Radio ORF Vienna, August 2005.

 

Repertoire :

 

Works from Domenico Scarlatti, Johann Sebastian Bach, Christian Emanuel Bach, Joseph Haydn, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Ludwig van Beethoven, Franz Schubert, Robert Schumann, Frederik Chopin, Johannes Brahms, Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Modest Musorgsky, Franz Liszt, Cezar Frank, Serghei Rachmaninov, Maurice Ravel, Claude Debussy, Serghei Prokofjew, Carl Filtsch, Alexander Tansman, Gerhard Track, George Enescu, Mihail Jora, Nancy Van de Vate, G.Ligeti.

 

 

Employment, contracts, projects and other activities

 

            - Artistic residence in Casa Zia Lina, Elba, Italy, under the support of the Dr.Robert und Lina Thyll-Dürr Foundation (Switzerland)                                                                                                      4.-19.09.2007

                    - Teacher at Piano Master Classes in Reutte/Tirol, Austria, supported by

the Dr. Robert and Lina Thyll-Dürr Foundation, Switzerland                       19-26.02.2006

                    -Principal Organizer of the SYLFF Network for Music and Arts Vienna,

supported by the Tokyo Foundation under the SYLFF Network Program                                                       since February 2006

            -Referent for Social and politic issues at the Austrian Student Association ÖH (University for Music and performing Arts Vienna)                                since October 2005

            -Admission in the Yehudi Menuhin “Live Music Now” Foundation

Concert programm for the years 2006 - 2008                                     June 2005

             -Referent for Women and their equal rights at the Austrian Student Association ÖH (University for Music and performing Arts Vienna)                         Mai – September 2005

            -2nd Motherhood (resp. maternity leave)                                             since January 2004

            -Piano accompanist at the international Master classes

“Wiener Musikseminar”, Vienna, Austria                                                       summer 2002

            -Motherhood (resp. maternity leave)                                                  since Sept. 2001

            -Employee at the non-profit association „Ja zum Leben“, Vienna     summer 2001

            -Executive Assistant at „Vienna Modern Masters“, Vienna              2000-2001

            -Piano accompanist at the international Master classes

“Ost-West Musikfest” Krems, Austria                                                           summer 1999

            -Private piano teacher and piano accompanist in Romania

and Austria                                                                                                     1998-2000

            -Employee in Public Relations at HILTI S.R.L., Brasov/Romania    1998-1999

            -Reporter and concert critic for various magazines and periodicals

 in Brasov, Romania                                                                                         1998-1999

           -Piano teacher at the Music High school in Brasov, Romania                               1998-1999                                                               

           

 

Knowledge, abilities, interests:

 

            -Languages:     native language: Romanian

                                    spoken languages: English, German, French, Italian

            -Participation in Language competitions in Romania

            -Written English Diploma from Brainbench (Tekmetrics) England

            -Computer skills (Windows, Linux, Office, Netscape, Explorer)

            -High IT Aptitude Diplom from Brainbench (Tekmetrics) England

-Member of the National Association „Henry Coanda“ for highly gifted children and of the „Euro-Asia Promotion & Cultural Foundation“ in Romania between 1994-1999

-Interests in Literature, Poetry (in Romania also published), Philosophy, Theology, Economy, Psychology, Music Therapy and Alternative Medicine.

- Driving License A and B

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