The flautist Marieke Schneemann studied with Karl-Friedrich Mess at the Musikhochschule
Stuttgart and with Frans Vester at the Royal Conservatory in The Hague where she was awarded the
soloist’s diploma cum laude. Marieke Schneemann was Principal Flautist with the Rotterdam
Philharmonic Orchestra under Valery Gergiev and member of the Netherlands Wind Ensemble and
the Fodor Quintet. As a recitalist she performs with pianist Marietta Petkova, harpist Godelieve
Schrama and cimbalom players Michiel Weidner and Jan Rokyta. With Ralph van Raat she focuses
on the performance of contemporary music and together they have recorded solo works by Rudolf
Escher. With Marietta Petkova she has recorded a CD devoted entirely to songs by Gabriel Fauré.
She has performed at international festivals and appeared as a soloist with the Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra,
the Netherlands Radio Philharmonic Orchestra, Nieuw Sinfonietta Amsterdam, Ulster Orchestra and I Solisti di
Zagreb under the conductors Edo de Waart, Roy Goodman, Marc Minkovsky, Thierry Fischer, Ivan Fischer, Iwaki
Hirokami and George Benjamin. She teaches as a Professor at the Conservatory of Amsterdam.
Role: Classical Artist