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Wolfgang Stangl
Wolfgang STANGL – viola, was born in Upper Styria; he studied at the Music Universities in Graz and Vienna with Christian Euler, Thomas Karkuska and Walter Klasinc. During his studies he visited courses with Nobuko Imai, Terence Helmer, Georg Hamann, the Amadeus Quartet, the Alban Berg Quartet , the Prager, Bartok and Janácek string quartets, and he was section leader in the Orchestral Academy of the Bavarian Radio under Lorin Maazel.

He won prizes at the Austrian competition "Prima la Musica, and he played concerts at the Music Festival of Arts Orford–Canada, at the Chamber Music Festival Tel Aviv and at the International Summer Academy Prague-Vienna-Budapest among others.

He is member of "Recreation – Great Orchestra Graz" and plays regularily with the Girardi-Ensemble and the "Salonfähige Saitenspringer", he is guest lecturer for Jeunesse Austria and teaches at the music schools Weiz and Eisenerz – and since 2016 also at the J.J.-Fux-Conservatory Graz.