Mihaela Martin, who was born in Romania, is one of the most outstanding violin virtuosos of her generation. Her father gave her her first violin lessons when she was five years old. She later studied with Stefan Gheorghiu, a pupil of George Enescu and David Oistrakh.

At the age of 19, Mihaela Martin won second prize in the International Tchaikovsky Competition in Moscow, which was followed by further main prizes in Montreal, Sion and Brussels. Being awarded first prize in the International Violin Competition of Indianapolis launched her international career. She has performed with leading orchestras such as the BBC Symphony, the Royal Philharmonic and the Montreal Symphony Orchestra, as well as the Mozarteum Orchestra of Salzburg and the Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra. She has worked with conductors such as Kurt Masur, Nikolaus Harnoncourt, Charles Dutoit and Neeme Järvi. In the past season Mihaela Martin not only performed as a soloist but also appeared at chamber music festivals in Italy, Norway, the United Kingdom, France, Israel, Germany, Greece, Romania and Switzerland. Together with Daniel Austrich, Nobuko Imai and Frans Helmserson, she is a permanent member of the Michelangelo String Quartet, which she helped to found in 2003.

Mihaela Martin is a professor at the University of Music in Cologne and at the Haute Ecole de Musique in Geneva and gives masterclasses throughout the world. She is a regular jury member at major international competitions such as the Queen Elisabeth (Belgium), Indianapolis (USA), Enescu (Romania) and Tchaikovsky (Russia). Mihaela Martin has been a member of the Kronberg Academy faculty since 2013. She plays a violin by J G Guadagnini that dates from 1748.


Soloist Academy with Prof. Mihaela Martin

The Cologne University of Music; Geneva University of Music

30.05.2024 – 02.06.2024

4 дня

138.190,00  Booked out

2 individual lessons with Prof. Mihaela Martin
1 rehearsal lesson with symphony orchestra
An accompanist provided by Academy
Certificates of completion of the course

The best students from all the classes of Soloist Academy will take a part in the concert at Great Hall of Laeiszhalle Hamburg in the season 2024-2025.

Orchestra resident on course: Neue Philharmonie Hamburg
Conductor Petros Stylianou

⚠️ This masterclass includes a lesson with an orchestra. If you're only interested in lessons with Prof. Mihaela Martin, register here.

Место проведения:

Schnittke Akademie
Max-Brauer-Allee 24, 22765 Hamburg, Германия