Violinist Daniel Guillen-Navarro has Died, Aged 25

(Picture courtesy: ORF Radio-Symphonieorchester Wien/Fb)


On Monday night, violinist Daniel Guillen-Navarro tragically handed away after the prepare he was on turned derailed because it was touring towards the Mödling district in Decrease Austria. 

At 25, Guillen-Navarro performed tutti first violin within the ORF Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra, a place that began in February this yr. Hailing from Eisenstadt, he was seen as a gifted violinist and a detailed buddy to a lot of his colleagues.

The reason for the derailment isn’t but clear, however it’s reported that three extreme and 9 minor accidents occurred. On the scene, the State Legal Police Workplace assessed the accident and investigations are nonetheless ongoing.

As of this week, tachographs — which present information of an engine’s velocity over a sure interval have been ordered by the general public prosecutor’s workplace, and in keeping with Heuter E-news, an skilled was in a position to map out ​the scenario on Tuesday evening for additional examination.

“It’s with nice disappointment and dismay that we announce that our orchestra member Daniel Guillen Navarro was killed in a prepare accident yesterday,” ORF posted on Fb. “Daniel performed as a tuttist within the group of First Violins within the trial yr since February 2022. 

“We met him as a really gifted violinist and a balanced, pleasant and enthusiastic orchestra musician,” they continued. “Now we stand surprised and shaken by this horrible accident and must say goodbye to Daniel Guillen. Our ideas are together with his household and his mother and father.”

Our condolences to Mr. Guillen-Navarro and his household, buddies, and colleagues.