© Álfheiður Erla Guðmundsdóttir

© Álfheiður Erla Guðmundsdóttir

Giulia Wechsler

Third Prize and Best Performance of Bloch Suite hébraïque award winner at the 7th National Viola Competition in Amsterdam. Second prize winner at the Streichwerk International Competition in Berlin.

Highlights for the upcoming season include a number of concerts in the Netherlands with ADAM quartet and the Prize winners Concert of the 7th Viola National Competition at Splendor, a real gem in the hearth of Amsterdam. Other exciting engagement include a Concert in Zaragosa with Musethica.
Giulia is also going to play with Mahler Academy a series of concerts in Bolzano. Toblach and Ferrara.

Born in Zurich into a non-musician family in 1995, Giulia Wechsler started her music journey at the Conservatorio della Svizzera Italiana at the age of 5. After graduating Highschool she persued her studies at the International Menuhin Music Academy Gstaad with maestro Ivan Vukcevic followed by 5 years of bachelor studies at the Hanns Eisler Hochschule für Musik in Berlin with Julia Gartemann, member of Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra. She is currently studying with Marjolein Dispa and Nobuko Imai at the Conservatorium van Amsterdam.

Further musical inspiration was given to Giulia thanks to her partecipation and special invitation to numerous festivals and academies Ticino Musica (CH), Musique à Flaine”(FR), Ceresio Estate (CH) , Eggenfelden Klassisch (DE), Hindemith Festival (NL) and has collaborated with chamber music partners such as Calogero Palermo, Fabio Di Casola, Marco Rizzi and Alexander Gadjiev.

Despite her young age , Giulia has already performed in some of the major concert Halls including the Berlin Philharmonie, Oumi-gakudou Tokyo opera city, Swiss Federal Palace in Bern, Tonhalle Zurich, Casa de la Música, Quito/ Ecuador. Alongside her studies and career, she has gained already a large orchestral experience. playing with European Philarmonic of Switzerland led by Charles Dutoit, Russischedeutsche Music Akademie (RCCR) led by Valery Gergjiev , Rundfunk Sinfonie Orchester Berlin led by Vladimir Jurowsky and Mahler Academy Orchestra.

She plays a viola by Stephan Peter Greiner made in 2015 and a Richard Wilson bow lent by Peter Hauber , she is a scholarship holder of the Schüller and Raltoz Stiftung






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