Harry TRAKSMANN (violin) studied at Tallinn Music High School (Tiiu Peäske) from 1981–1992, and after that at the Estonian Academy of Music and Theatre (Jüri Gerretz).
In 1996, he was awarded with a diploma at the Heino Eller International Violin Competition. He has been playing at the Tallinn Chamber Orchestra since 1993; since 1997, he has been the concertmaster of the same orchestra and in 2008 this position brought him the Annual Award of the Cultural Endowment of Estonia.
As a soloist, he has performed with the Estonian National Symphony Orchestra, Ostrobothnian Chamber Orchestra, Turku Symphony Orchestra and Tallinn Philharmonic Orchestra. He has participated in such chamber ensembles as the NYYD Ensemble, New Tallinn Trio and YXUS Ensemble. In 2014, he started his pedagogical career at the Estonian Academy of Music and Theatre.