Tobias Feldmann was accepted into the advanced placement class at the Hochschule für Musik Würzburg when only eight years old. After many years of instruction from Dan Talpan and Prof. Herwig Zack, he has been studying with Prof. Antje Weithaas at the Hochschule für Musik “Hanns Eisler” in Berlin since 2010.
For his outstanding performance in the 2012 German Music Competition Tobias Feldmann was awarded the coveted Grand Prize as well as Special Prize of the Marie-Luise Imbusch Foundation.
He has won prizes at other national and international competitions such as the Ion Voicu Competition in Romania, the Louis Spohr Competition in Weimar, the Balys Dvarionas Competition in Lithuania, the Andrea Postacchini Competition in Italy and the Kocian Competition in the Czech Republic. In the 2011 International Henri Marteau Competition he won First Prize, the Audience Prize and prizes for the best Bach and Reger performances.
In 2012 he won Third Prize at the 8th International Joseph Joachim Competition in Hannover, as well as winning the Audience Prize and Critics’ Prize.
He has performed as a soloist with the Utah Symphony Orchestra, the Beethoven Orchester Bonn, the Nürnberger Symphoniker, the Münchener Kammerorchester, the Göttinger Symphonie Orchester, the Iași Moldau Philharmonic, the Hofer Symphoniker and the NDR Radiophilharmonie Hannover. Concert tours have taken him to numerous countries and major festivals such as the Ludwigsburg Schlossfestspiele, the Festspiele Mecklenburg-Vorpommern and the Schleswig-Holstein Musik Festival.
Tobias Feldmann was invited by the Goethe-Institut to perform concerts in Thailand and Vietnam in October 2013.
He has gained important insights from master classes and through collaboration with renowned artists such as Igor Ozim, Sergej Fatkoulin, Thomas Brandis, Dmitry Sitkovetsky and Eberhard Feltz.
As a prize winner at the 21st Deutscher Musikinstrumentenfonds Music Competition of the Deutsche Stiftung Musikleben, since February 2013 Tobias Feldmann has performed on a 1703 Antonio Stradivari violin (Cremona) owned by the Federal Republic of Germany. In addition he has been the holder of a scholarship from the Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes since 2010.
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