Simone Roggen
Violinist

Master of Music, SolistenDiplom, FTCL, LmusA, TEFL
Muristrasse 51
Bern, CH-3006
Switzerland
smroggen@gmail.com
+41 787370318
Birthdate: 16.11.80
Nationality: New Zealand/Swiss


Education
2007-09 Musikhochschule Luzern (CH) – Solistendiplom with Distinction (Carmignola)
2004-07 Hochschule der Künste Bern (CH) – Konzertdiplom (Urbaniak)
2002-04 University of Auckland (NZ) – Master of Music with First Class Honours (O’Brien)
1998-02 University of Auckland (NZ)– Bachelor of Music with Honours
1994-97 St Cuthbert’s College (NZ High School) (Music and Academic Scholarship)

Soloist
2015 Brahms Violin Concerto, Auckland, (NZ)
2014 Beethoven Violin Concerto, Auckland, (NZ)
2013 Beethoven Triple Concerto, Église Protestante, Bateau Louisina, Paris (F)
2013 Vivaldi „Winter“, Münster Bern, Berner Kammerorchester, (CH)
2011 Brahms Violin Concerto, St Eustache, American Cathédral, Paris, (F)
2010 Beethoven Violin Concerto, St Matthews Chamber Orchestra, Auckland (NZ)
2009 Chausson Poeme, Lucerne Symphony Orchestra, KKL (CH)
2008 Vaughan Williams Lark Ascending,
            Saint Saens Introduction Rondo Capriccioso, St Matthews Chamber Orchestra, Auckland (NZ)
2007 Mendelssohn Violin Concerto, Bieler Symphonieorchester, Biel, Erlach, Brugg (CH)
2003 Bruch Violin Concerto, Auckland Youth Orchestra, Auckland, Kari Kari, Whangarei (NZ)
2003 Sarasate Carmen Fantasy, University Orchestra, Auckland (NZ)
2000 Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto, Auckland Youth Orchestra, Auckland, Geraldine, Wanaka, Westport (NZ)
2000 Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto, Christchurch Symphony Orchestra, Christchurch (NZ)
1998 Vivaldi Spring Concerto, Auckland Philharmonic, Auckland Domain (NZ)
1998 Mendelssohn Violin Concerto, Auckland Youth Orchestra, Launceston, Davenport, Hobart(Tasmania), Auckland (NZ)
1998 Mozart Violin Concerto No5, Auckland Philharmonic, Auckland (NZ)
1997 Bruch Scottish Fantasy, North Shore Youth Orchestra, Auckland (NZ)
1997 Vivaldi Winter Concerto, Black Watch Strings, Auckland (NZ)
1996 Beethoven Triple Concerto, Academy Orchestra, Auckland (NZ)
1996 Vieuxtemps Violin Concerto No5, Auckland Secondary Schools Orchestra, Auckland (NZ)
1995 Bach Concerto in E, Auckland Regional Orchestra, Auckland (NZ)
1994 Bach Double Violin Concerto, Auckland Philharmonic, Auckland Domain (NZ)
1993 Bartok Romanian Folk Dances, APPA Festival Orchestra, Auckland (NZ)

Orchestral Experience
2013-14 Geneva Camerata – (CH, member and Concertmaster)
2007-14 Camerata Bern (CH)
2006-14 Opus (CH, member and Concertmaster)
2011-13 Geneva Chamber Orchestra (CH, co-leader of the second violins)
2010-14 Berner Kammerorchester (CH, leader of the second violins)
2009-14 Spira Mirabilis (IT)
2009-14 Kammerphilharmonie Graubunden (CH)
2010-12 Camerata Schweiz (CH)
2010 Orchestra della Svizzera Italiana (CH, official substitute)
2010 Orchestra da camera di Mantova (IT)
2007-09 Bieler Symphonieorchester (CH)
2004 Tempo Giusto (CH)
1999-00 Auckland Philharmonic (NZ)
1997-00 Auckland Chamber Orchestra (NZ)