Achievements and Awards

  • Admission as a young student to the Gewandhaus Orchestra in Leipzig. The same famous orchestra in which her grandfather already celebrated his success.
  • Holder of the "Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy" stipendium for several years at the age of 17.
  • Graduated from the "Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy" College for music with the state exam and soloist diploma
  • Graduated with the diploma for music pedagogy at the same time
  • She graduated from the famous "Tschaikowsky Conservatorium" in Moscow after tackling an additional music studies. Her teachers were Oleg Kryssa and Igor Besrodny, whom are world-famous for their international awards and prices.
  • During her studies she already played with German orchestras as a soloist (few to be named: Suhler Philharmonic, Mendelssohn Violin Concert und Strawinski Violin Concert in Germany and Poland)
  • Admission as a member in one of the best orchestras in Germany (few to be named: Philharmonic Hamburg, Mitteldeutscher Rundfunk)
  • Time-limited contracts with the Gewandhaus Orchestra in Leipzig and the Munich's Philharmonic
  • Certification of her private tutoring through the German Association of Professional Musicians in Bavaria in 2013
  • This certification got renewed in 2017 and is valid until 2021
Katrin Ambrosius