Biography

Petru Iuga currently holds professorships at the University of Music and Arts in Mannheim, Germany and the Haute École de Musique de Lausanne.

Having received his first training in his native Romania, he was selected by Yehudi Menuhin for the International Menuhin Music Academy in Gstaad (Switzerland).

After further training at the Hochschule der Künste-Bern and the Conservatoire National Supérieur de Musique in Paris, he became a member of the Ensemble Orchestral de Paris and principal double bass in the Munich Chamber Orchestra. Petru was also guest solo double bass at the London Symphony Orchestra.

He has won numerous prizes at international competitions, including first prizes at the International Double Bass Competition in Markneukirchen, Germany, (1999) and the Capbreton International Double Bass Competition in France (2001).

Petru Iuga has appeared as soloist with major European orchestras and recorded a CD with the Carmina Quartet in 2009.

Double Bass

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  • Saint-Saëns — Introduction et Rondo Capriccioso: Tutorial with Petru Iuga, Double Bass. Part 1 of 14

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  • Saint-Saëns — Introduction et Rondo Capriccioso: Tutorial with Petru Iuga, Double Bass. Part 11 of 14

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