Prepare to be mesmerised by the extraordinary talent of Bogdan Alexandru Costache, a Romanian violinist who is rapidly ascending in the realm of classical music. With a remarkable journey that began at the tender age of 4 under the guidance of his father, Decebal Costache, the concertmaster of Brasov Opera House, Bogdan’s musical destiny was set in motion. At just 7 years old, he made his sensational debut as a soloist with the Brasov Philharmonic Orchestra in Romania, captivating audiences with his prodigious skills.
Since that remarkable beginning, Bogdan has graced renowned stages across Europe, Russia, and Asia, captivating audiences as a soloist and through enchanting chamber music recitals. His exceptional abilities have earned him prestigious national and international awards, including the Great Prize and First Prize in the International Violin Competition Remember Enescu, First Prize at the International Music Competition Paul Constantinescu, and recognition as a Finalist in the Jeunesses Music Competition. His artistry has been celebrated worldwide, with accolades such as the First Prize in the International Music Competition Prize Monterosa Kawai (Italy), among others.
In 2011, Bogdan was awarded a coveted scholarship to study at the esteemed Royal Academy of Music in London, where he received guidance from the renowned Romanian professor, Remus Azoitei. In 2019, he completed his master’s degree in Music at Transilvania University, further enriching his musical prowess.
Despite his youth, Bogdan has already achieved remarkable milestones in his career. He has served as the leader of the CEI International Youth Orchestra and as concertmaster for the World Peace Philharmonic & Philharmonie der Nationen (Hamburg) in Germany, under the baton of the acclaimed Justus Frantz. Together with these ensembles, he has enthralled audiences in captivating concerts across Europe and Asia.
Bogdan’s artistry has been sought after by prestigious institutions, such as the Arad Philharmonic, where he was invited to lead the orchestra as concertmaster and serve as a permanent soloist for an entire season. Currently, he is a revered performer at the Brasov Philharmonic and holds the esteemed position of permanent violinist with the Vienna Strauss Philharmonic Orchestra in Vienna. Bogdan continues to astound audiences worldwide through his captivating solo performances and mesmerising chamber music recitals. Since 2022, he has also taken on the role of principal soloist and conductor with Opera Vox, further showcasing his exceptional talent.
In addition to his remarkable performances, Bogdan is the founder and leader of the Fortissimi String Quartet, a testament to his passion for collaborative music-making. His latest solo albums, “Emotions of Violin Miniatures” and “Complete Sonatas for Violin and Piano by W.A. Mozart,” recorded at the esteemed Electrecord Disc House and released this year, have received resounding praise from audiences and critics alike. His unique style of interpretation has garnered high regard, and he is frequently invited by TV show and classical music festival directors to grace their stages.
Bogdan Alexandru Costache is undeniably one of the most promising young violinists under 30, captivating audiences with his virtuosity and commanding presence on stages throughout Europe and Asia. Experience the magic of his performances and join in celebrating the rise of this exceptional artist in the realm of classical music.