Tanya Karamanos

Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM)

Tanya Karamanos holds her Masters degree in Musicology from York University in Toronto (Canada), a Masters of violin performance from the University of Akron (USA) and is currently a 4th year PhD Candidate in Arts and Creative Art Practices at UQAM-Université du Québec à Montréal (Canada) where she focuses on the performance of various Romanian musical practices. Academically, she has worked extensively on the writings of Constantin Brailoiu and has conducted musical fieldwork research in the region of Dragus, Romania. As a violinist Tanya has performed extensively throughout North America and Europe.1st prize international violin competition winner, Tanya Karamanos has performed Balada by Ciprian Porumbescu as a violin soloist at Carnegie Hall, New York (USA) in 2016. More recently she has lectured on her doctoral research at the University of Music of Bucharest in Romania.