completing his flute studies with Jean-Michel Tanguy at the Mannheim Musikhochschule
in 1995, Leonid Grubin continued his education with Maxence Larrieu, receiving
his Artist Diploma in 2001. Since 2002, he has been principal piccolo flutist
at the Staatsoper Unter den Linden under music director Daniel Barenboim.
orchestras and companies he has performed with include the Berliner
Philharmoniker, Leipzig’s Gewandhaus Orchestra, Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester
Berlin, Camerata Bern, the MDR and SWR Symphony Orchestras, and the Dresden
Staatsoper and Deutsche Oper Berlin.
He has been on the faculty of Berlin’s International
Music Academy Anton Rubinstein since 2016 and of the “Hanns Eisler” School of
Music since 2017 and teaches flute and piccolo at the Barenboim-Said Akademie.