– Biography –

Gwendolyn Masin is one of today‘s significant concert violinists. She is also a highly-regarded educator, author, artistic director and lecturer. Read about her story from child prodigy to full-
fledged artist.

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– Educator –

Thus named by her students due to Gwendolyn's approach to conveying knowledge and encouragement of her students' search for their own voice.

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– Teaching / Geneva –

Lessons, Masterclasses, Class Concerts, Public Exams. *Gwendolyn fosters an open-door policy. Auditors always welcome. repertoire.html

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– Agenda –

Concerts, Premieres, Recordings,
Public Lectures and more.

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– Video –

The violinist, founder and artistic director of GAIA speaks about the festival's objectives and why it inspires participating musicians and their audiences.

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– Festival –

In its seventh year in Switzerland, Gwendolyn's GAIA Music Festival has received more attention than ever. Outstanding musicianship and sold-out concerts bear witness to this.
> Review in Der kleine Bund (PDF)

> GAIA 2015 Flyer & all Infos (PDF)

> GAIA 2015 Poster (PDF)

about GAIA

The first edition of GAIA in Geneva takes place on 19 & 20 September 2015.

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– Thesis –

Violin Teaching in the New Millenium
is a collection of stories about music, violinists and violin performance – involving intrigues and anecdotes, revealed secrets and unpublished interviews given by some of the leading lights of the classical music world.
> Doctoral Thesis / Trinity College Dublin, Ireland.

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