Born into a family of musicians in Salzburg, Cornelia Herrmann studied with Imre Rohmann in Salzburg, Noel Flores in Vienna and Ferenc Rados in Budapest, and drew further inspiration from Alexander Lonquich, Murray Perahia, Andr√°s Schiff and recently Alfred Brendel. In 1996 she was the youngest finalist and winner of the International J. S. Bach Competition in Leipzig, and in 1999 gained a special award at the International Mozart Competition in Salzburg. In 2002 she gave her d√©but at the¬†Salzburg Festival. Further engagements have taken Cornelia Herrmann to venues including the Zurich Tonhalle, Victoria Hall in Geneva, KKL Lucerne, Liederhalle Stuttgart, Gewandhaus Leipzig, City Hall Heidelberg, Large Festival Hall in Salzburg, Brucknerhaus in Linz, Auditorio Nacional Madrid, Museum of Art in Tel Aviv, Aksanat Istanbul, Sala S√£o Paulo, Museo Nacional de Arte Mexico City, Suntory Hall in Tokyo, Vienna Musikverein and Vienna Konzerthaus. Cornelia Herrmann has performed with the Linz Bruckner Orchestra, Camerata Salzburg, Mozarteum Orchestra Salzburg, Israel Chamber Orchestra, New Japan Philharmonic Orchestra, NHK Symphony Orchestra, MDR Symphony Orchestra, Philharmonie Cosmopolitaine, Tokyo Metropolitan Orchestra, Staatsphilharmonie Halle, Vienna Chamber Orchestra and Vienna Chamber Philharmonic, under distinguished conductors such as Christian Arming, James Judd, Manfred Honeck, Michiyoshi Inoue, Sir Neville Marriner, Sir Roger Norrington, Stefan Sanderling, Fabio Luisi, Hubert Soudant, Claudius Traunfellner, Milan Turkovic, Pinchas Steinberg and Marcello Viotti.¬† Cornelia Herrmann is also a sought after chamber musician. Her partners are Christian Altenburger, Franz Bartolomey, Mirijam Contzen, Patrick Demenga, Christoph Genz, Michel Lethiec, Marko Yl√∂nen, Gewandhaus Quartet Leipzig. Her new recording of Bach‚Äôs French Suites was released in 2013. ¬†This year Cornelia Herrmann will play concerts including in Johannesburg, Cape Town,¬†Nagoya, Tokyo, Washington, Toledo, Annapolis, Hong Kong, Montreal and Vienna..