Anne Sophie Mutter got violin lessons at the age of 5. Soon her special talent was noticed and she was freed from school lessons and was privately taught so she could concentrate fully on the violin and piano lessons.
Anne Sophie Mutter and the Salzburg Summer Festival
At age 13 she performed at the Salzburg Whitsun Festival under the direction of Herbert von Karajan. From now on, she has always been seen on stage at the Salzburg Festival.
In 2019, Anne Sophie Mutter plays works by Tchaikovsky and Beethoven together with the West Eastern Divan Orchestra.
The West Eastern Divan Orchestra and Anne Sophie Mutter perform in the Great Festival Hall.
Picture: Monika Höfler