Julia Hagen, born in 1995 in Salzburg, started to play the cello at the age of five and had her first cello lessons at the Musikum Salzburg with Mag. Detlef Mielke. At the age of 12 she entered the university „Mozarteum“ to study with Prof. Enrico Bronzi. 2011 she was accepted at the university of music in Vienna. First she studied there with Prof. Reinhard Latzko, and then continued to study with Prof. Heinrich Schiff.


Since 2015 she is a student of J.P.Maintz at the Udk Berlin. From 2014-2016 Julia was also a student of Gautier Capucons „Classe d’Excellence“ in Paris by the Louis Vuitton Fondation. In october 2016 she won the first edition of the international Mazzacurati cello competition and was also awarded the audience prize. Julia also won the international cello competition Liezen in 2010 and was awarded the ESTA-prize at the international Brahms competition in 2014.

At the Verbier academy 2016, she was awarded the Nicolas Firmenich prize (for the most promising young cellist of the Verbier academy) and in summer 2017 she will receive the Hajek-Boss-Wagner Kulturpreis.


At the age of 14 she already played as a soloist with the „Wiener Jeunesse Orchester“ in the „Brucknerhaus“ Linz. From then on she played concerts in Italy, Swizerland, Norway, Germany, France and Austria.


She played with orchestras such as the „Wiener Jeunesse Orchester“, Orchestra della Valle d’Aosta, Quarta-4 Philharmonie, the youth national orchestra of romania, the orchestra sinfonica abruzzese and the RAI orchestra. In 2017 she will have her debut with the Wiener Kammerorchester and the Tokio metropolitan symphony orchestra at the Suntory hall.


She was invited to take part at the „Angelika Prokopp Sommerakademie“ of the vienna philharmonics and  at a chamber music project in Kronberg called „MMM“.


She participated in masterclasses with C.Bohorquez, L.Lesser, G.Takas-Nagy, Pamela Frank, Laurence Power, Nabuko Imai, Eberhard Feltz and Thorleif Thedeen.


She is playing on a Francesco Ruggieri (Cremona, 1684) made possible by a private sponsor.



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