Anton Jivaev - Viola
Born in Tashkent, Uzbekistan, Anton Jivaev comes from a Russian musical family and grew up with classical and jazz music. At the age of seven he got his first violin lesson and changed to viola at sixteen. After graduating from Tashkent State Conservatory, Anton continued his studies with Roberto Diaz at the Curtis Institute of Music Philadelphia.
For five years, Anton Jivaev was Solobratscher with the North Carolina Symphony. Since 2012 he is a member of the Gewandhaus Orchestra and has been playing in the Gewandhaus Quartet since 2015 “.