Sebastian Caspar

Assistent Violin

Assistent Violin

Sebastian Caspar, born the 13th of May 1988 in Berlin, received his first Violin lesson at the age of 5 at the Alsfelder Musikschule. In 1999 he changed to the P r e – c o l l e g e f o r V i o l i n at the Musikhochschule Würzburg, where he received lessons as a Junior student from Dan Talpan and Prof. Konrad von der Goltz.

Since 2008 he studied Violin at the Hochschule für Musik „Hanns Eisler“ with Prof. Ulf Wallin. He achieved his Diploma in 2013 with a cumulative grade of “Excelent” and then joined the Master at the same university. Alongside, he was part of a series of masterclasses with Prof. Tibor Varga, Prof. Kurt Saßmannshaus and Prof. Saschko Gawriloff.

He was an award winner of many national and international competitions, e.g. multiple times winner of the “Jugend Musiziert” at a federal level and 1st prize at “Giovani Talenti” in San Bartolomeo, Italy. In 2013 accomplished the exceptional prize for outstanding abilitiy of interpretaion at the Brahms Competition in Pörtschach, as well as the 3rd prize at the Ibolyka- Gyarfas-Violin Contest in Berlin.

He has acquired experience in orchestras, like the Deutsche Streicherphilharmonie, the Bundesjugendorchester (Federal Youth Orchestra), the Junge Deutsche Philharmonie and with the Berliner Philharmonics. Since 2011 he received the scholarship from the Yehudi Menuhin Association Live Music Now.
In 2012 he started making part of the European Music Workshop in Altomünster, Bavaria as assistant of Prof. Konrad von der Goltz. The same year he affiliated to the Gagliano Quartet and additionaly studied until the year 2014 in the Chamber Music class of Prof. Eberhard Feltz.