French violinist Fanny Robilliard was born in 1987.
She studied with Marianne Piketty at the Conservatoire National Supérieur in Lyon, pursued her studies in Munich with Prof. Ingolf Turban, and then at the Universität der Kunst Berlin, where she was admitted in Konzertexam with Prof. Nora Chastain.
At the same time she was admitted in the most prestigious orchestra academy in Germany, first at the Symphonieorchester des Bayerische Rundfunks Academy, and two years later in the prestigious Karajan Academy of the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra.
Together with playing in the orchestra through the whole season, she is led to work closely with many of the greatest artists, such as Simon Rattle, Mitsuko Uchida, Christian Tetzlaff, Reinhard Goebel and members of the Berlin Philharmonic for intensive workshops and concerts within the Karajan Academy.
Fanny Robilliard is the winner of french competition Appassionato 2006 in Caen, and a year later she is the first prize winner of Avignon International Violin Competition.
She is « Révélation Classique Adami » 2010.
As a soloist she appears several times with Orchestre de Caen, Orchestre des Régions Avignon- Provence, and more recently with the UDK Hochschule Orchester and Maestro Michail Jurowski, and Liban Philharmonic Orchestra.
In January 2015 she moves back to France, to join the Trio Karénine, with Louis Rodde (cello) and Paloma Kouider (piano).
Established in Paris, the young ensemble is already embracing a great carrer, and won prestigious competitions, among them at the ARD Competition in 2013.
Their carrer leads them to perform through the season and for summer festivals in France and abroad (Germany, Italy, Spain, England, Japan, China, Canada etc..).
Regular guests at famous venues such as La Roque d’Anthéron, Festival Montpellier Radio- France, Les Folles Journées Tokyo, Rencontres Musicales d’Evian.. they have been awarded the Nordmetall Preis for Ensemble from the Festspiele Mecklenburg-Vorpommen, for there performance of Schubert « Trout »Quintett alongside with Laurène Durantel and Krzysztof Chorzelski (Belcea Quartett).
Trio Karénine’s first record of Robert Schumann piano trios was released in april 2016 on french label Mirare.
It received five Diapasons d’Or, five stars from Classica, and the best critics and reviews form the international press.
Fanny Robilliard has been guest at the London Symphony Orchestra as a leader second violin, as well as co-soloist at the London Philharmonia Orchestra.
She is often asked to lead in independent ensembles such as Les Dissonances, the European Camerata..
Her first album with Paloma Kouider released in november 2017 on the french label Evidence Classics received the best critics from the press, among them a great paragraph in Le Monde.
Fanny Robilliard plays a violin from Nicolo Amati, 1627, a generous loan from the french Fondation Culture et Musique.