Sarah Kilchenmann, born in 1981, begins violin studies with U. Romanato at the Fribourg Conservatory and continues with Prof. Gyula Stuller graduating with a ‘Lehrdiplom’. From 2003, she studies with Prof. Christine Busch at the University of Music and Performing Arts in Stuttgart and graduates with a ‘Künstlerischen Ausbildung’ and ‘Solistendiplom’. She has won various prizes, including 2nd Prize at the ‘Young Instrumentalists’ in Piracicaba, Brazil and scholarships from the Friedl Wald Foundation and L-Bank. She was section leader in the Swiss Youth Symphony Orchestra and is active in projects featuring period instruments. She has taken part in masterclasses with Tibor Varga, Boris Kuschnir and Michèle Auclair.