Christine-Maria Höller,

Lecturer for pre-college studies in violin

  • Mirabellplatz 1
  • 5020 Salzburg

Christine-Maria Höller received her first Violin lessons at the age of seven. She studied violin at the Mozarteum University Salzburg with Helmut Zehetmair and graduated with distinction. She did her postgraduate studies with  Lukas Hagen and received further training with Igor Ozim.

She took masterclasses with Shmuel Ashkenasi, Gilles Apap, Rony Rogoff, Michael Frischenschlager, Dimitry Sitkovetsky, Leonidas Kavakos and Stefan Picard. She is the prizewinner of various international violin competitions. Concert performances took her to Salzburg, Bayreuth, Dortmund, Prague, Munich, Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania, Istanbul, Zagreb and Vienna as well as to Argentina, Italy. She performed with orchestras such as the Bern Symphony Orchestra, Salzburg Mozarteum Orchestra, Prague Radio Symphony Orchestra, Dortmund Philharmonic Orchestra, West German Sinfonia, Berlin Symphony Orchestra, Moscow Symphony Orchestra, Prague Dvorak Symphony Orchestra, Salzburg Philharmonic Orchestra, Capella Istropolitana, Salta Symphony Orchestra, Bochum Symphony Orchestra, Norddeutsche Philharmonie and the Zagreb philharmonic orchestra. She performed with Lukas Hagen, Rico Gulda, Luca Monti, Keiko Hattori, Mari Kato, Gerda Guttenberg,  Noriko Shiozaki and Irma Kliauzaite-Franc.

She plays a wide range of music literature. Alongside classical pieces, she is also highly dedicated to contemporary compositions. Since 2002 she teaches at the Mozarteum University Salzburg and also works as a lecturer at violin seminars in Germany and South America.