In the past few years, French violist Antoine Tamestit has established himself as one of the most sought after soloists for his instrument. He studied in Paris, the USA and finally in Berlin with Tabea Zimmermann, who frequently performs with him. Tamestit has enjoyed success at international competitions and regularly performs with leading orchestras and conductors. A number of works have been written for him, including Olga Newirth’s viola concert.
As of July 2018