Wednesday, February 1, 2023

Anna Gebert


Teaching Languages : English, German

 


Anna Gebert is a sought-after chamber musician, teacher, concertmaster, baroque violinist and violist. Her repertoire ranges from early baroque to contemporary music. She performes at festivals in many European countries, Asia and the USA.

After joining the GMJO at the age of 15, she was a founding member of the Mahler Chamber Orchestra at 17. After the Karajan Academy and a year as a full-time member of the Berlin Philharmonic, she became concertmaster of the Gürzenich Orchestra Cologne from 2007 to 2011 and then of the Trondheim Symphony Orchestra in Norway until 2019. At the same time, she studied education and psychology and was associate professor at the Trondheim University.

As a concertmaster and section leader, she has performed with over 25 major European opera and symphony orchestras, including the London Symphony Orchestra, Bavarian State Opera, BR Symphony Orchestra, Stockholm Philharmonic, Helsinki Philharmonic, Frankfurt Museum Orchestra, HR, Philharmonia Zurich and many others. Her opera repertoire includes 59 operas. She is currently concertmaster of the Helsinki Baroque Orchestra.

Her first teachers were Zinaida Gilels and Zoria Chikmurzaeva. She completed her studies with Igor Bezrodny in Helsinki, with Magdalena Rezler in Freiburg im Breisgau, postgraduate studies in the masterclass with Ana Chumachenco in Munich and Artist Diploma with Miriam Fried in Bloomington, Indiana, while simultaneously studying baroque violin with Stanley Ritchie and Walter Reiter.

Anna Gebert has been Professor of Violin at the Zurich University of the Arts since autumn 2020 and Professor of Chamber Music at the Basel University of Music since 2021.

She plays a violin by Joseph Gagliano from 1794.





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