Le Pont International Music Festival  Ako & Himeji 2017



Sarah Christian

Sarah Christian
Born in Augsburg, Germany, Sarah Christian studied at the University Mozarteum in Salzburg with Igor Ozim and graduated at the age of 20 with the highest honors.

She later continued on to the Hochschule für Musik "Hanns Eisler" in Berlin to study with Professor Antje Weithaas.

Christian has won several awards on the international stage.

In 2008, she was awarded the "Best string player of the year" award and the Yehudi Menuhin Medal of the University Mozarteum in Salzburg.

In early 2012, she placed first and won the Freunde Junger Musiker at the 2012 Mendelssohn-Bartholdy Competition in Berlin.

She has been 1st Concertmaster with the Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen since 2013 and also regularly teaches at her alma mater, Hochschule für Musik "Hanns Eisler" in Berlin.