French violinist Alexandra Soumm is a multi-faceted artist who is equally at home in concerto and chamber repertoire.
She has performed with the London Philharmonic, Israel Philharmonic, Orchestre symphonique de Montréal, Danish National Symphony, NHK Symphony Tokyo, Baltimore Symphony, and LA Philharmonic, among others. She has performed at the Auditorium du Louvre (Paris), Palais des Beaux-Arts (Brussels), Wigmore Hall (London), and Hollywood Bowl, and has appeared at festivals such as Deauville, Schleswig-Holstein, Verbier, and Sommets Musicaux de Gstaad.
The former BBC 3 New Generation Artist and London Music Masters awardee has worked with youth orchestras worldwide and has been associated with the Seiji Ozawa International Academy in Switzerland for over a decade. Alexandra also teaches master classes in the USA, Venezuela, Brazil, UK, Japan, Israel, and Kenya.
Born in Moscow, Alexandra Soumm began learning the violin at the age of five and gave her first concert two years later. She later moved to Vienna to study with the renowned pedagogue Boris Kuschnir and won the Eurovision Competition in 2004.
In 2018, she joined the Artistic and Pedagogical Committee of the Musica Mundi School in Belgium and has been teaching at the University of Music and Performing Arts in Vienna since 2021.