… just some of the orchestras who have booked Morgensterns clients during the past year.
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Mircea Belei (Viola) Profile

Orchestral bookings (since joining Morgensterns in June 2015)

  • Orchestras: Chameleon Arts Orchestra, Chineke! Foundation, Orquestra Do Porto.
  • Orchestras (Opera/Ballet): Nevill Holt Opera.
  • Chamber Orchestras: Brandenburg Sinfonia, Oxford Philharmonic Orchestra.

Mircea's orchestral work also includes

Trials

  • Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, Trial for Assistant Principal

UK Orchestras

  • Bath Philharmonia
  • Brandenburg Sinfonia
  • Oxford Philharmonic
  • "Pete Long Orchestra" at the Royal Festival Hall
  • Philharmonia Orchestra-extra list

European Orchestras

  • Ambassade Orchester Wien, Ensemble of Vienna Symphony Orchestra
  • Ensemble für Neue Musik, Graz-Principal
  • Grazer Akademische Philharmonie, Graz
  • Graz Symphony Orchestra, 1999-2005
  • International Orchestra of Styria, Austria-Principal
  • Junges Theater Orchester, Graz-Principal
  • Madeira Classical Orchestra
  • Porto Symphony Orchestra - Guest Principal
  • Recreation Grosses Orchester Graz
  • Tiroler Symphonie Orchester Innsbruck, 2006- Sub Principal
  • Transylvanian Philharmonic
  • Vienna Palace Chamber Orchestra-Co-Principal

Chamber Ensembles

  • Europeisches Podium Junger Solisten-Mendelssohn Oktett, Stefaniensaal, Graz
  • Medium Quartet in Anecy Festival-France
  • Member of the Modulus Quartet

Masterclasses

  • Vladimir Mendelssohn 2001
  • Simonide Braconi 2001
  • Gérard Caussé 1999
  • Marc Desmons 1999
  • Dan Mitu 1998

Sessions

  • For the movie: "Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation" 2015
  • For the movie: "Wonder Woman"
  • Recorded Sibelius Violin Concerto with Maxim Vengerov and Oxford Philomusica at "Abbey Road Studios"

Mircea Belei has worked with a great number of notable musicians including Gerard Causse, Mstislav Rostropovich, Heinrich Schiff and MIhaela Ursuleasa to name just a few. Earlier on in his career he won many national prizes in Romania and also the first prize at the Portogruaro International Competition, Italy along with an invitation to give solo recitals.

He has made numerous recordings and tours with various european orchestras and chamber music groups in France, Germany, Austria, Romania, Hungary, Italy, China and Hong Kong. After graduating at the Gh.Dima Music Academy in Cluj, Transylvania, he moved to Graz, Austria to continue his studies with Matthias Maurer, a former principal violist of the Concertgebouw Orchestra in Amsterdam. Whilst studying here in 2001, he gained a scholarship to study with Vladimir Mendelssohn and Simonide Braconi in Italy. In 2005 he was selected to perform together with other students at the "Europeisches Podium Junger Solisten" in Stefanien Saal, the main Concert Hall in Graz.

In 2006 he joined the Tyrolean Symphony Orchestra in Innsbruck, Austria, as Co-Principal Viola. After two years he obtained a contract with the Madeira Classical Orchestra. In 2012 he moved to London and immediately held a trial as Associate Principal Viola with the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra.

Mircea is currently a member of the Modulus Quartet and freelancing in London, Oxford and all around UK, working as an extra player with Philharmonia Orchestra as well.

EDUCATION

Graduate studiesUniversity of Music and Dramatic Arts, Graz, Austria-Viola and Chamber Music

Schools attended

  • Gh. Dima Music Academy, Romania-Licence Diploma in Viola Interpretation and Chamber Music
  • Sigismund Toduta Music High School, Cluj, Romania

Prizes and AwardsPortogruaro International Competition-1st Prize-2001

TeachersMatthias Maurer, Marius Suarasan, Marinela Nan

Mircea joined Morgensterns in June 2015

Mircea's web profile was last updated 24th Jun 2017

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Mircea Belei (Viola) Profile

Mircea Belei has worked with a great number of notable musicians including Gerard Causse, Mtslav Rostropovich, Heinrich Schiff and MIhaela Ursuleasa to name just a few. Earlier on in his career he won many national prizes in Romania and also the first prize at the Portogruaro International Competition, Italy along with an invitation to give solo recitals.

He has made numerous recordings and tours with various european orchestras and chamber music groups in France, Germany, Austria, Romania, Hungary, Italy, China and Hong Kong. After graduating at the Gh.Dima Music Academy in Cluj, Transylvania, he moved to Graz, Austria to continue his studies with Matthias Maurer, a former principal violist of the Concertgebouw Orchestra in Amsterdam. Whilst studying here in 2001, he gained a scholarship to study with Vladimir Mendelssohn and Simonide Braconi in Italy. In 2005 he was selected to perform together with other students at the "Europeisches Podium Junger Solisten" in Stefanien Saal, the main Concert Hall in Graz.

In 2006 he joined the Tyrolean Symphony Orchestra in Innsbruck, Austria, as Co-Principal Viola. After two years he obtained a contract with the Madeira Classical Orchestra. In 2012 he moved to London and immediately held a trial as Associate Principal Viola with the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra.

Mircea is currently freelancing in London, Oxford and all around UK, working as an extra player with Philharmonia Orchestra as well.

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Mircea's recitals

6th May 2017 (eve) (Modulus Quartet)

Honister Pass, Keswick

12 Seconds of Light UK Tour

Please visit http://www.modulusquartet.com/modulusquartetshows.html for more details.


10th May 2017 (8pm) (Modulus Quartet)

Bristol

12 Seconds of Light UK Tour

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11th May 2017 (8pm) (Modulus Quartet)

Exeter

12 Seconds of Light UK Tour

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12th May 2017 (8pm) (Modulus Quartet)

St Neot

12 Seconds of Light UK Tour

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24th May 2017 (eve) (Modulus Quartet)

Manchester (ttbc)

12 Seconds of Light UK Tour

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25th May 2017 (eve) (Modulus Quartet)

Birmingham

12 Seconds of Light UK Tour

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20th June 2017 (eve) (Modulus Quartet)

Cambridge

12 Seconds of Light UK Tour

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21st June 2017 (eve) (Modulus Quartet)

Norwich

12 Seconds of Light UK Tour

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22nd June 2017 (eve) (Modulus Quartet)

Hull

12 Seconds of Light UK Tour

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23rd June 2017 (eve) (Modulus Quartet)

Hope Valley

12 Seconds of Light UK Tour

Please visit http://www.modulusquartet.com/modulusquartetshows.html for more details.

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Reviews

Lucy Murphy Central & Eastern European London Review writing about Mircea's 2015 recital at St Martin in the Fields

"The communication and awareness between Mircea and Attila was outstanding as the beautiful viola melody sang out and pierced the hearts of the audience."

The Arts Desk about the Modulus Quartet at Brunel Museum

"…a special attention going to the rich, resonant sound of Mircea Belei 's viola."

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