Camilla Insom, viola (English version)

Camilla Insom, viola

Camilla Insom, viola

Camilla Insom, born in Florence; in 2000 she graduated in Viola at the Conservatoire Luigi Cherubini” in Florence, under the guidance of Maestro A. Vismara. She gradueted in Viola (Doctor magister) at the Conservatoire “L. Cherubini” in Florence (AFAM courses) in 2007. From 1998 to 2001 she attended, as a member of the Aphrodite String Quartet, the Corso Speciale di Perfezionamento in Quartetto d’Archi Slavo at the Music School in Fiesole studying with Maestro M. Skampa.

She performed as a member of a chamber music ensemble in Italy (Rassegna Giovani Concertisti città di Busto Arsizio, IV Festival del quartetto a Loro Ciuffenna, Europamusica, ADSI Toscana, Rassegna Internazionale Comune di Campagnano, I Solisti Fiorentini, etc) and in U.S.A. (Singletary Center for the Arts, Recital Hall of Kentucky University, Chamber Music Society of Central Kentucky). Her performing experience include: duo Insom-Burrini (viola and piano), Venus String Quartet, Cherubini Ensemble. Furthermore she played with renowned musicians  such as: A. Vismara, A. Nannoni, K, Bogino, Leonore Quartet etc.

She played in several orchestras in her city and elsewhere (Maggio Musicale Fiorentino, Orchestra Mimesis Maggio Arte, Maggio Fiorentino Formazione, Opera Festival, Orchestra da Camera Fiorentina, Camerata Strumentale di Prato).

Her musical interests include contemporary music (as a member of the Kammerkonzert she played at the Teatro Comunale of Florence), she performed for the Sinopoli Festival 2006 (Taormina in Sicily). In 2002 she attended the Corso di Formazione per Professori d’Orchestra Mimesis-Maggio Arte at the Teatro Comunale of Florence; during the same period, she was 2nd Viola in the whole  artistic production. She attended also another Corso di Formazione per strumentisti Progetto Europeo “Musa” at the  Music School in Sesto Fiorentino, under the guidance of Maestro D. Rossi, and she was 1st Viola in the whole artistic production.

From 2004 to 2006 she was Orchestral Tutor during the Corso di Qualificazione Professionale per Professori d’Orchestra  (Maggio Fiorentino Formazione).