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Camille Thomas

Violoncello

Debut at Zaubersee: 16 May 2020

Nominated as Newcomer of the year 2014 by the French-Grammys « Les Victoires de la Musique», the Franco-Belgian cellist Camille Thomas was chosen by Musiq'3 - RTBF to represent Belgium at the European Broadcasting Union Competition, where she was awarded the 1st price and named «New Talent of the Year 2014».

In 2017 she was awarded an ECHO Klassik Preis and she signed as an exclusive artist with Deutsche Grammophon international, becoming the first cellist signed in 40 Years by the prestigious yellow label.

Camille Thomas is conquering the world stage at a staggering pace. She already worked with many conductors and with orchestras all over the world.

She studied in Frans Helmerson’s and Wolfgang-Emmanuel Schmidt's class at the Hochschule für Musik Hanns Eisler in Berlin and Weimar, after working with Marcel Bardon and Philippe Muller in Paris and Stephan Forck in Berlin.

Camille Thomas plays the Stradivarius «Feuermann» (1730) thanks to the Nippon Music Foundation and a bow by Eugène Sartory kindly on extended loan from the Fondation Roi Baudoin - Fonds Bollandsee.