German-French cellist Maria Well was born in Munich in 1989 and studied at the University of Music and Performing Arts with Helmar Stiehler, completing both her Artist’s Diploma and subsequent Master’s degree with honors. Maria Well has won many awards, including the First Music Prize, Audience and Special prizes of the Kulturkreis Gasteig, as well as First Prize at the Lion’s Club Music Competition.
She has appeared as a soloist with a number of orchestras, including projects with the Munich Philharmonic. The Bayerischer Rundfunk has recorded several of her solo and chamber music concerts, Since 2008 she has been supported by Yehudi Menuhin Live Music Now. Maria Well plays a Guadagnini cello.
A lively tribute to funeral music of different cultures
Matthias Well, Violin - Maria Well, Cello - Zdravko Živkovic, Accordion