Erwan Richard


Erwan Richard has performed extensively throughout Europe and Asia. His chamber music partners includes Renaud and Gauthier Capucon, Thomas Brandis, Georg Faust, Nicolas Baldeyrou, Daejin Kim, Kyung Sun Lee and Ik-Hwan Bae. As soloist, Erwan Richard has performed with the Innsbruck Symphony Orchestra, the Korean Chamber Orchestra, the Hwaum Chamber Orchestra, the Camerata alla Francese and the Gauting Ensemble under the conductors Alexandar Markovic, Kim Min, Jacques Gandard among others.

After being a member of the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra Academy , Erwan Richard played as Sub-Principal Violist with the Philharmonia Orchestra in London, before becoming Principal Violist of the Innsbruck Symphony Orchestra. He appeared also with major European Orchestras, including Chamber Orchestra of Europe, Mahler Chamber Orchestra, French National Orchestra, Bavarian State Opera among others. On many occasions he played with conductors such as Claudio Abbado, Bernard Haitink, Mariss Jansons, Lorin Maazel, Pierre Boulez, Riccardo Muti.

After being a member of the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra Academy , Erwan Richard played as Sub-Principal Violist with the Philharmonia Orchestra in London, before becoming Principal Violist of the Innsbruck Symphony Orchestra. He appeared also with major European Orchestras, including Chamber Orchestra of Europe, Mahler Chamber Orchestra, French National Orchestra, Bavarian State Opera among others. On many occasions he played with conductors such as Claudio Abbado, Bernard Haitink, Mariss Jansons, Lorin Maazel, Pierre Boulez, Riccardo Muti.

Erwan Richard graduated from Conservatoire National de Musique in Paris where he studied viola with Jean Sulem and chamber music with Pierre-Laurent Aimard and Jean Guihen Queyras, eyras.
He subsequently moved to Germany to study Viola with Wolfram Christ in Freiburg and Chamber Music in Munich with Christoph Poppen and Walter Nothas.
   
   
   
   
   
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