String Quartet Jury Chair 2023
Corina Belcea was born in Romania in 1975 and studied the violin with Radu Bozgan and Stefan Gheorghiu. At the age of sixteen she moved to London to study at the Yehudi Menuhin School with Natalia Boyarskaya and finished her studies at the Royal College of Music with Felix Andrievsky.
It was at the Royal College of Music that the Belcea Quartet was born and has developed and Corina has been its founding member and first violin for 29 years.
She has performed with the quartet and solo around the world and holds a violin teaching possition at the Hochschule der Kunste Bern.
Corina Belcea plays a violin by Giovanni Battista Guadagnini (1755) kindly on loan from MERITO String Instruments Trusts Vienna.
(February 2023) - www.belceaquartet.com