The swiss violist Endre Guran was born in Cluj-Napoca, studied violin at the Academy in
Bucharest und viola at the Academy in Munich. He also worked intenively with Bruno
Giuranna in Siena and Detmold and with the violinist Johanna Martzy in Zürich. He had
engagements in the Bucharest Philharmonie as violinist, as violist in the Bavarian Radio
Symphony Orchestra and as Principsl violist of the Tonhalle Orchestra, Zürich, for many
years,as well as playing chamber music and solo in many different countries. Endre Guran
taught violin in the Music Schools 1 and 2 in Bucharest and had a viola class at the Academy in Lucerne. He taught for many years at the summer Academies "Allegro Vivo" and in Sigisoara. Many of his students have engagements in European orchestras.