Stefan Tarara was born in 1986 in Heidelberg, into a musical family and made his stage debut at the age of 4. At the early age of 10, he already appeared as soloist with the violin concerto no. 2 by Henryk Wieniawski.
In July 2007 he was received with a storm of enthusiasm at his China-Debut in a sold-out performance in Beijing Concert Hall with the China National Symphony Orchestra under the chief-conductor En Shao. He interpreted, as the youngest soloist ever performing with this orchestra, Ludwig van Beethoven’s Violin Concerto op. 61 in D-Major.
Stefan Tarara was received enthusiastically by the press at the Salzburger Fesival 2005, at the “Schleswig-Holstein” Music Festival, at the International Festival “The Next Generation II”, the contemporary music festival “Music Festival Salzburg 2005”, the Dilsberger Festival, the music festival “Heidelberg Spring”, at the opening of EXPO 2000 in Hannover, by invitation to the “European Youth Festival of the Arts” in Paris, at the live performance to celebrate the 70th birthday of the Bucharest Radio Orchestra, at the opening of the concert season 2001-2002 in Wałbrzych (Poland) in Wrocław, Katowice, Kraków, Weimar, Madrid, Lisbon, Paris (Salle Pleyel and Salle Gaveau), Mannheim (Rose Garden, Stamitz- and Mozart Halls), Berlin Philharmonic Hall and often in the Church of Our Lady in Dresden.
He is First Prize winner of the international “George Enescu” Competition 2014.