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Amandine Beyer

(Updated on December 03, 2014)

Amandine Beyer studied violin in her native Aix-en-Provence and Paris, completing a Master’s Degree on the works of Karlheinz Stockhausen. Interest in the baroque violin took her to Basel, where she studied with Chiara Banchini. She now enjoys a busy career, concertizing around the world, working regularly with Les Cornets Noirs, with keyboard players Pierre Hantai, Kristian Bezuidenhout, and Laurence Beyer, and with her own ensemble, Gli Incogniti, whose recordings of Vivaldi Four Seasons and Corelli Concerti grossi have received critical acclaim. Her solo recording of Bach’s Sonatas and Partitas has received numerous awards. Ms. Beyer teaches in the Escola Superior de Música, Artes e Espectáculo in Porto (Portugal), and at her alma mater, the Schola Cantorum Basiliensis.

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