Mira Foron, violin
Scholarship holder since 2022
Mira Foron was born in 2002 in Stuttgart and was given her first lessons on the violin at the age of five. She first studied as a young student at the Musikhochschule Hannover and then with Kolja Blacher at the Hanns Eisler Musikhochschule Berlin. At the moment she is studying with Prof. Julia Fischer at the Musikhochschule Munich. In addition she has attended master classes with Frank Peter Zimmermann and Zakhar Bron.
Mira has won prizes at many national and international competitions including the first prize in the national competition “Jugend musiziert”.
At the age of fourteen she made her debut at the Tonhalle Zürich as the winner of the Swiss Charity Awards. When she was sixteen she was chosen to represent Germany at the Eurovision Young Musicians.
Mira has given recitals at renowned festivals like the Festspiele Mecklenburg-Vorpommern. In summer 2023 she will perform at the Verbier Festival.