Double bassist of
Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
& Vienna State Opera Orchestra
Season Concludes with Mariss Jansons16., 17., 18. June 2017, Vienna - Musikverein
Antonín Dvořák - Symphony No. 8 in G major, op. 88
Richard Strauss - Tod und Verklärung (Death and Transfiguration), op. 24
Igor Strawinsky - Suite from the Ballet "L'Oiseau de feu" ("The Firebird"), Version from 1919
Filip Waldmann was born on December 25, 1987 in Mělník, Czech Republic. He received his first musical training on the violin at the age of six, and after six years of study, switched instruments to the contrabass. After studying a short time with Pavel Nejtek, he enrolled in 2001 in the class of his father, Jakub Waldmann, at the Music High School in Prague, where he received his diploma in 2007.