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Anna Tonini-Bossi

Anna Tonini-Bossi, born in 1996, began to play the cello at the age of eight.

She first studied in Italy with prof. Marco Allocco and then with prof. Elizabeth Wilson. From 2010 to 2014 she had the chance to show her talent and love for chamber music playing at the International Xenia Chamber MUsic Course for young string players in Pra Catinat, having masterclasses with exceptional musicians like Simon Rowland Jones, Rohan de Saram, Simone Gramaglia, Cremona Quartet.

In 2013 she was invited to attend the lessons of Quartetto Prometeo at the Accademia filarmonica romana in Rome. In the same year Anna was selected to take part in the prestigious masterclass with Natalia Gutman at the Conservatorio G.Verdi in Torino and in 2014 she kept attending her lessons at Scuola di Musica di Fiesole. In October 2015 she began her studies at the MDW - Universität für Musik und darstellende Kunst Wien in the class of Maria Sellner and in January 2020 she got her "First diploma" with the highest grade. In 2017 she was awarded the third prize at the international competition Città di Treviso and the first prize at the competition Giovanni Mosca in Alba.

As chamber music player in 2017 Anna was invited to play in Santu Lussurgiu, Sardinia, together with Giovanni Gnocchi, Milena Simovic and Roman Simovic. From October 2019 she is member of the Hamamelis Quartett. As soloist she performed with the SolistInnen Kammerorchester in Vienna and she made her debut in November 2018 at the prestigious Back to Bach Festival in Torino. In 2019 she joined the Italian Youth Orchestra (Orchestra Giovanile Italiana) and the EUYO for the first time.