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Rasma Larsens

Rasma Larsens was born in 1996 in Lucern, Switzerland, and comes from a Swiss/Latvian family of musicians. At the age of six she began her studies with her father, renowned violinist Gunars Larsens.

She went on to receive her Bachelors in Violin from the Haute Ecole de Musique Lausanne in 2016. She furthered her studies under the prestigious tutelage of Prof. Dora Schwarzberg, and attended various masterclasses with renowned violinists such as Ivry Gitlis, Valery Gradow, Krzysztof Wegrzyn and Pierre Amoyal, among others. She is currently continuing her studies in Vienna at the Universität für Musik und darstellende Kunst Wien, in the class of Prof. Lothar Strauß.

Her orchestral experience includes various projects across prestigious halls in Europe such as the Wiener Musikverein, Wiener Konzerthaus, Sala Verdi, Victoria Hall Genève, among others. These include opera productions of the Angelika-Prokopp-Sommerakademie der Wiener Philharmoniker, Internationales Orchesterinstitut Attergau, Davos Festival Camerata, and more. She also performs as a soloist, and is a laureate of several competitions.