Sergiu Carstea


Birthday: 04/02/1958
Place of birth: Cuşmirca, Moldova
Timisoara, Romania

  • 1988-1989 - postgraduate studies, prof. P. Thibaud, A. Cure, J. Douay Conservatoire National Supérieur de Musique de Paris, France
  • 1976 - 1981 Faculty of Musical Interpretation, State Institute of Arts "Gavriil Muzicescu" in Chisinau, Moldova, USSR
  • 1969-1976- class trumpet Music School "Eugen Coca", Chisinau, Moldova, USSR

  • 2001-present - trumpet party leader (principal), Romanian National Opera Timisoara, Romania;
  • 1997-2001 - Head of partda trumpet, State Philharmonic "Banat" Timisoara, Romania
  • 1981-1997 - Party leader compartment trumpet, State Philharmonic, Chisinau, Moldova
  • 1992-1993 - Artistic director of the Philharmonic, Chisinau, Moldova


1978 - Present - professor of trumpet at:
  • National University of Music in Bucharest, Romania (2014 – present)
  • Faculty of Music, University of West Timisoara, Romania (2000 - present)
  • High School of Music "Porumbescu" (former "Eugene Coca ), (a.1991-1997), Chisinau, Moldova
  • State Conservatory "Gavriil Muzicescu" (1990-1997) Chisinau, Moldova
  • Support interpretive master classes in several higher education institutions in the country and abroad (Canada, Italy, Serbia, Bulgaria, Croatia)

  • 1989 - Founder of the quintet "MOLDOVA BRASS", Chisinau, Moldova
  • 2007 - Founder and president of the Association "ROMANIAN BRASS SOCIETY", founder and artistic director of the International Bass Competition in Timisoara,
  • Member of the jury at various international competitions interpretation of brass wind instruments
  • 1996 - Registration for State Radio, Chisinau, Moldova
  • Author: "Method of Modern technical studies for trumpet", published in 2006 in West University of Timisoara Publisher
  • PhD diplomand at the Academy of Music, Theatre and Fine Arts in Chisinau, Moldova.

ACTIVITY as soloist

Concerts as soloist in France, Israel, Italy, Germany, Canada, Austria, Spain, Croatia, Serbia, Moldova, Bulgaria, Ukraine, Romania, with various orchestras, with piano accompaniment, organ, string orchestra, solo and with accompaniment recitals in varior modern music festivals and various philharmonic orchestras in Romania (Arad, Bucharest, Timisoara, Sibiu, Satu Mare, Iasi, Cluj, Craiova, Bacau, Botosani, Ramnicu-Valcea, etc.)