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Ileana Stefania WALDENMAYER


  • date of birth: 12th of April 1993
  • studies at the Musik-Akademie der Stadt in Basel
  • debuted as a soloist with the Symphony Orchestra U.N.C. of Mendoza, Argentina and performed in Italy, Germany, Egypt, Switzerland, Hungary, Chile, Argentina and Kazakhstan and in festivals such as the Viva-Cello-Festival, the “Solsberg’s Festival” organized by Sol Gabetta, the “Menuhin” Festival in Gstaad and the “Accademia Chigiana” in Siena
  • is the winner of the “Argentinian Mozarteum” and the “Rahn Kulturfonds” Competition in Zürich
  • recorded the “Metamorphoses” CDwith the “8 Cellos of Celli Monighetti” and they performedconcerts in Switzerland and Ireland
  • plays on a Santa Giuliana cello sponsored by the Boubo-Music Foundation


Prizes:Laureate of “Argentinian Mozarteum” and “Rahn Kulturfonds” Competition



First Round

Piatti Caprice no. 2 op. 25

Haydn Cello Concerto no. 1 in C major

Schumann Adagio and Allegro op. 70


Second Round

SchubertArpeggione Sonata

LigetiSonata for Solo Cello

Popper Spinning Song op. 55



EnescuSonata no. 2 in C major op. 26

Debussy Sonata in D minor



Dvořák Cello Concerto in B minor op. 104