Michael Arlt
Michael Arlt – Violin

Born in Erfurt, Germany. Artist Diploma at the Weimar Musikhochschule (Karl-Georg Deutsch), Performance Diploma at Indiana University (Miriam Fried) and Masters of Music at Rice University (Kathleen Winkler). Scholarship recipient and alumnus of the prestigious German scholarship foundation Studienstiftung des Deutschen Volkes. Guest at international music festivals in Sweden, Canada, USA, Israel and Holland. First prizes at competitions in Rostock, Usti nad Orlici, Mainz and Houston. Performances as soloist with orchestras in Germany, Switzerland and the USA. Presently Principle Second Violin of the Bavarian State Opera. Plays a violin of Michele Deconet, Venice ca. 1745.