Since making her solo debut at age 11, violinist Marié Rossano has performed as soloist with the Seattle Symphony, Utah Symphony, and Northwest Sinfonietta, and over a dozen other orchestras in the Western US. She has enjoyed summer engagements at the Seattle Chamber Music Society Summer Festival, Strings Music Festival, Music From Angel Fire!, Deer Valley Music Festival, and Methow Valley Music Festival.
Named First Laureate of the 2010 Stradivarius International Violin Competition and National Winner of the Music Teachers National Association 2008 Junior Strings Competition, Marié was awarded the 2005 Seattle Young Artists Festival Medal and the Music of Remembrance David Tonkonogui Memorial Award in 2008.
Marié performed on the 1715 "Baron Knoop" Stradivarius violin in the 2010 PBS documentary "Violin Masters: Two Gentlemen of Cremona”, courtesy of the Fulton Collection. She has been featured live on many TV and radio broadcasts in the US and Israel, and was a featured soloist at the 2013 Keshet Eilon Violin Mastercourse Gala Concert in Tel Aviv and at the past three Starling-DeLay Violin Symposia in New York.
This past year, Marié has performed around the world as soloist and chamber musician as a frequent performer with Curtis’ global touring initiative, Curtis On Tour. She performed at the 2014 Henry Kissinger Award Ceremony in Berlin during the Fall 2014 Asia/Germany Tour, and was a featured soloist in Vivaldi’s Four Seasons in the Summer 2014 New England Tour. This past March Marié led the Curtis Chamber Orchestra as concertmaster in the North America Tour with Robert Spano and Roberto Díaz.
As concertmaster of the Curtis Symphony Orchestra, Marié has worked with and performed under the baton of conductors Rossen Milanov, Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Robert Spano, and Osmo Vänska. In January, Marié and pianist Janice Carissa performed Beethoven’s Violin Sonata No. 10 in culmination of an intensive residency of masterclasses and lessons with Miriam Fried and Jonathan Biss.
Marié studies with Ida Kavafian at the Curtis Institute of Music where she is pursuing a Bachelor of Music as the Carrie L. Tolson Memorial Annual Fellow. This coming fall she will also begin her studies with Joseph Silverstein. Also an enthusiastic student, Marié has been recognized on the Dean’s List for excellence in academics and was most recently featured in the 2015 Dean’s Honors Recital. Marié currently plays a 1767 Guadagnini, courtesy of the Curtis Instrument Collection. This summer Marié will attend the Verbier Festival Academy for masterclasses and chamber music.