Eva Schönweiß

  • Born in Lae, Papua New Guinea
  • Junior student with Prof. Gerhart Hetzel at Universities of Music in Munich and Vienna, Magister Diploma with honors
  • Studies in USA with Dorothy DeLay and Kurt Saßmannshaus, graduation with diploma
  • Chamber music with the Vienna String Sextet, the LaSalle Quartet and the Tokyo Quartet during studies
  • From 1993 to 2000, Lecturer, Concertmaster and Soloist at Aspen Music Festival in Colorado
  • 1997, assistant principal for 1st violins with German Symphony Orchestra, since 2001 principal for 2nd violins
  • Founder of the Academy Program at German Symphony Orchestra
  • Concert performances in duo with harpist Kirsten Ecke, including at Oberstdorfer Musiksommer, Weilburger Schlosskonzerte and with German Symphony Orchestra, premiere of the suite for duo „Le petit prince“ by J.-P. Beintus under Kent Nagano
  • Chamber music and solo engagements with Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra, Nuremberg Symphony Orchestra and German Symphony Orchestra among others
  • From 1992 to 1995, teacher at College-Conservatory of Music in Cincinnati and Lecturer at Starling Preparatory Department
  • Since 1999, teacher at Hanns Eisler School of Music Berlin

Ms. Schönweiß is featured in our upcoming album “Writing on the Wall”