Diemut Poppen

Diemut Poppen (born in Münster, Germany) began violin lessons at the age of seven,[1] but changed to the viola having been exposed to it through playing chamber music. She has been taught by leading players such as Kim Kashkashian, Bruno Giuranna, Yuri Bashmet, Hariolf Schlichtig, Georges Janzer and the Amadeus Quartet. She has also studied with Frans Brüggen, Heinz Holliger and Claudio Abbado. Poppen has been a member of the Chamber Orchestra of Europe,[2] the Lucerne Festival […]

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