Eva Saladin

    Baroque violin

English, Dutch, German, Italian, French

Eva Saladin, of Dutch and Swiss origins, studied Bachelor and Master on modern violin with Kees Koelmans and baroque violin with Lucy van Dael at the Amsterdam Conservatory. In 2013 she finished her Master on baroque violin at the Schola Cantorum Basiliensis with Leila Schayegh summa cum laude. During her studies in Basel, she was a regular member Rudolf Lutz’s improvisation class.  


She is currently living in Basel, Switzerland, and is working as a freelance musician combining orchestra projects, chamber music and solo recitals with repertoire from the early seventeenth until the nineteenth century.

Part of her work is experimenting with different playing styles and techniques on the violin, improvisation and embellishment, as well as exploring the history of violin music editions.


Besides her work with her own Ensemble Odyssee in Amsterdam she performs regularly and in leading positions with many different groups, such as La Cetra Barockorchester Basel (Andrea Marcon), Gli Angeli Genève (Stephan Macleod) ll Profondo (various repertoire as well as music theatre productions) Profeti della Quinta, Les Passions de L’Ame, St. Galler Bachstiftung, Ensemble Daimonion, Capricornus Ensemble Stuttgart, appearing on festivals and in series like Oude Muziek Festival Utrecht (Artist in Residence 2020), Freunde Alter Musik Basel,, Festival de Saintes, Barockfestspiele Bad Arolsen, Händelfestspiele Halle, Barockfestspiele Sanssouci, Thüringer Bachwochen, Festival de Verbier, York Early Music Festival, Internationaal Kamermuziekfestival Schiermonnikoog, La Follia Rougemont.

She has recorded several CDs for Resonando, PanClassics, Glossa, Cantus and BrilliantClassics. Please don't forget to click on the Photo.