Dimitrie Johann Leivici arrived in the United States in 1976 combining his exceptional classical music training from the world famous Vienna Music Academy with his professional concert experiences in the United States and Europe to make him an outstanding violin soloist performer of the highest caliber who also excels as former university professor and master clinician in the field of academia. His additional experiences in the commercial recording industry give him the advantage of a versatile background, an exceptional advantage for any seasoned concert performer.
The enthusiastic reviews of his musicality and musicianship range from locally in Austria while in his youth at age 17 performing concerti by Paganini and Wieniawski to international recognition in publications such as the Strad magazine and other reviews from all over the world in solo performances with orchestras such as the London Symphony and the London Philharmonic.
His performance experiences benefit a host of professional musicians who have studied with him. His former university faculty colleagues' praise and comments highlight his valuable contributions as a professor of higher education. He has also been instrumental in organizing and arranging music festivals and master classes for other world famous musicians such as pianist Paul Badura-Skoda and violinist Ruggiero Ricci.
His ongoing calling and mission is to help young and upcoming international musicians in the U.S. and abroad to improve themselves as professional performers allowing them to benefit from his lifelong experiences in the fields of concert performance and academia. In addition to all his professional activities, he is well-known as a distinguished and reputable Southern California violin teacher based in the South Bay Los Angeles area and continues to provide a rewarding education for his students of all ages.