About Johanna Pichlmair

Johanna Pichlmair is an Austrian violinist and winner of numerous international competitions.

„...Johanna Pichlmair is an exceptionally gifted young violinist with an impressive technique, a warm and expressive sound and a deep artistry. Sche is equally at home as solist with orchestra, in recital or in chamber music. She is a young artist to watch for.”

(Prof. Nora Chastain)

„...Johanna Pichlmair immediately stood out with a personally engraved, highly stylish interpretation, (...) with genuine personality.”

(Bachtrack, 20.06.2019)

„...Johanna has excellent facility, very imaginative, intelligent music making, very strong potential. She is a wonderful violinist and extraordinarily talented, has first class technique, sound, intonation...”

(Prof. Lewis Kaplan)

Upcoming concerts

Saturday, December 31st 2022, 08:00 pm - "New Year`s Concert with the Munich String Quartet"
München, Max-Joseph-Saal
With Johanna Pichlmair (violin), Stephan Hoever (violin), Mathias Schessl (viola) and Jan Mischlich (cello)
Joseph Haydn: quartet op. 76 no. 3 "Kaiser", Robert Schumann: quartet no. 1,
valses and Ländler by Johann Strauß and Joseph Lanner

Saturday, January 21st 2023, 10:00 pm - "Late Night Concert with Esa-Pekka Salonen"
Philharmonie Berlin, Great Hall
Members of the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Chamber Music Works by William Byrd, Caroline Shaw and Esa-Pekka Salonen

Saturday, February 18th 2023, 05:00 pm - "Recital"
Pasewalk, Luisensaal
With Johanna Pichlmair (violin), Frank-Immo Zichner (piano)
Works by Schubert, Dvorak, Strauss and Paganini

Sunday, February 19th 2023, 03:00 pm - "Recital"
Bad Schmiedeberg, Kultursaal
With Johanna Pichlmair (violin), Frank-Immo Zichner (piano)
Works by Schubert, Dvorak, Strauss und Paganini


Great news, a dream has come true:
Since March 2020, Johanna Pichlmair has been a member of the Berliner Philharmoniker’s first violin section and recently passed her probationary period!
For further information click here

In 2019, Johanna Pichlmair won the Second Prize and two Special Prizes at the International Violin Competiton in Montreal.
A report on the competition can be found in this article from Bachtrack (hosted on this website; or as direct download).