Andreea Stoica · About

Andreea Stoica’s journey in music began at the age of five when her father gave her the first piano lessons. Her natural gift was instantly obvious, and in the age of six she started her education at George Enescu Conservatory of Music (Lyceum) in Bucharest. It didn’t take long since she began appearing as a performer and at the age of 12 came the debut with Mozart’s piano concertos with Bucharest Philharmonic Orchestra. Many other recitals and concert tours followed before she came back to study in Bucharest Music University that she graduated from in 1999 and The Conservatorium van Amsterdam where she finished her studies in 2006.

During this time Andreea Stoica participated in master courses in Italy, Germany, Korea and Netherlands with leading pianists like Maurizio Pollini, Constantine Ionescu Vovu, Paul Badura-Skoda, Anatol Ugorski and Andre Previn. She became a laureate of several prestigious competitions, her effortless power, speed and precision, combined with emotional depth and lyricism have earned her a quick acclaim and already while studying she started an intensive touring activity all throught Europe, in both solo programs and performances with orchestras. Among others she performed in Germany, Netherlands, Italy, Spain, France, Swiss, Poland, Romania, Israel, Greece, Bulgaria, and the USA, inspiring the audience in many of the important concert halls like Concertgebouw Amsterdam, De Doelen Rotterdam, Tivoli Utrecht, Gewandhaus Leipzig, Konzerthaus Berlin, Tonhalle Düsseldorf, Teatro Regio di Torino,   Filarmónica de A Coruña, Carnegy Hall New York, Teatro Dal Verme  di  Milano, Musikverein Wien, Musiktheater Linz, Mozarteum Salzburg, Concertgebouw Brügge, Salle Pleyel de Paris, Festspielhaus Baden-Baden, Beethovenhalle Bonn, Tonhalle Zürich, Bukarest Philharmonic, Philharmonie Luxembourg, Palais des Beaux-Arts Brussels, to name a few.

During all these concert tours, Andreea Stoica has received a high critical acclaim for her versatile performing as recitalist, orchestra soloist and chamber musician. She is a frequent guest at numerous festivals worldwide, performing music by composers of different epochs and styles from baroque to modern. Under her best interpretations are Bach, Mozart, Beethoven, Chopin, Schumann, Liszt, Brahms, Debussy, Ravel, Rachmaninov, Enescu, Khachaturian, and Prokofiev.

In 1991 Andreea Stoica formed Duo Stoica together with her brother, an exceptional violinist Razvan Stoica, winning stunning applause all through Europe with they masterful performance, perfect stage understanding and highest sensuality of sound.

Several recordings by Andreea Stoica have been released by Universal Music. In spring 2017 a new CD will be released with music of one of the most promising German composers of the new generation Boris Kosak.

Starting from 2014 Andreea Stoica is a constant soloist of Kamerata Stradivarius (The Netherlands), touring all through Europe with an original program combining most popular musical compositions of the past with rare jewels of the modern classics.