Inga Raab
Inga Raab studied with Troels Svane in Lübeck until the age of twenty and continued her studies at the Academy of Music Hanns Eisler Berlin with Stephan Fork and David Geringas. She was much influenced by Boris Pergamenschikow, Steven Isserlis, Raphael Wallfish, Georg Faust, the Vogler Quartet, Gerald Fauth, Antje Weithaas, Emanuel Hurwitz and the Scharoun Ensemble.
Between 2004 and 2006 she was a member of the Orchestra Academy of the Berlin Philharmonic, where she afterwards played for two years with a temporary contract and where she participated in performances of the 12 Cellists of the Berlin Philharmonic. After that she was first principal cellist at the Zurich Opera House.
Inga Raab performed in different Chamber Music Ensembles at the Rheingau Music Festival, the Musikfestival Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, the Brandenburgischer Musiksommer, the Bachfest Ansbach, the Zermatt Festival, the Khumo Chamber Music Festival Finland and as a soloist in Germany, Italy, Lithuania and Spain.
As a freelance musician, she is regularly invited as a guest principal with the Radio-Symphony-Orchestra Berlin, Munich Philharmonic, Munich Radio Orchestra, the Southwest German Radio Symphony Orchestra, the Lucerne Festival Strings Orchestra, Mahler Chamber Orchestra.