Orpheus Papafilippou, Violin
Orpheus Papafilippou, violinist and leader of the Orfeas Quartet & Ensemble, has premiered solo and chamber music by Amir Sadeghi Konjani, Denise Mangiardi, Simon Spear, Theothoros Harithis, William Attwood, and Aziza Sadikova. As solo violinist for the 'Balletboyz,' he played Piazzolla tangos at Queen Elizabeth Hall. In 2008 he performed the Sibelius Concerto at the Richmond Music Festival. Orpheus grew up in London and Athens, and studied at the Royal Academy and Trinity College of music. He plays a 2010 Curtin violin.