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Bchristina-schorn-01-web.jpgegan her study of the guitar at the age of eight with Renate Sölva and continued her training  at the "Mozarteum"(Salzburg/Austria) under Eliot Fisk and Joaquin Clerch, were she finally took her Masters degree “summa cum laude”.

Born in 1976, she  twice won the Austrian National Competition "Jugend musiziert" (1991/1993).
In numerous masterclasses she worked among others with internationally renowned personalities such as Alvaro Pierri, Abel Carlevaro, Leo Brouwer, Rey Guerra, Hopkinson Smith and Oscar Ghiglia at the "Accademia Musicale Chigiana"(Siena/Italy).
In 1995 she gained a scholarship in order to deepen her studies at the "Guildhall School of Music and Drama"/London under the guidance of Robert Brightmore, David Miller, Emma Kirkby and Nigel North.

christina-schorn-04-web.jpgIn 1996 she was awared an "Artist`s Prize" by the Austrian Rotary Club. In addition she won the "Pippa Portallion Chamber Music Competition" (London) as a guitar-duo together with her Portuguese partner M.P.Marques.
In the same year she went to Montevideo (Uruguay), in order to continue her work  with the famous Maestro Abel Carlevaro.

Christina Schorn performs regularly in recital while maintaining her passion for chamber & contemporary music.
Performances as a soloist as well as a chamber-musician in: Austria, Brazil, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, England, France, Germany, Italy, Poland, Portugal, Mexico, Slovenia, Slovakia,  Spain, Switzerland,  the United States, etc...
Christina Schorn teaches at the Conservatorio Nino Rota in Monopoli, Italy.
"...Christina Schorn es una gran artista con un admirable futuro artistico. Mi caluroso aplauso."
("...Christina Schorn is a great artist with an admirable future. My warmest aplause...")
(Abel Carlevaro)
"...She herself will be an even more glowing recommendation than any well deserved encomiums I might employ to describe her."
(Eliot Fisk)
..."Um dos mais promissores talentos desta geracao."
("...One of the greatest talents of this generation.")
(Violao Intercambio/Brazilian guitar review) zarteum in Salzburg she continued her studies with Eliot Fisk. At the Austrian national competition "Jugend musiziert" she rceived a first prize in both 1991 and 1993.





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