Mathilde Milwidsky

Website of British violinist Mathilde Milwidsky including biography, concert diary, gallery, videos and repertoire.

Review from Lake District Summer Music Festival concerto performance

Mathilde was reviewed by the Westmorland Gazette for her recent Mendelssohn D minor Concerto performance with the National Youth String Orchestra and conductor Damian Iorio.

"Mathilde Milwidsky is a beautifully sensitive player. She dealt with the solo part brilliantly; her dazzling technique and exquisite legato playing of the composer’s melodic lines made a deep impression."


Winner of Aurora Music Competition

On July 1, Mathilde won the inaugural Aurora Music Competition held in Mariestad, Sweden. She competed against pianists, violists and cellists to win the First Prize as well as the Audience Prize! The jury was chaired by violinist and director Gordan Nikolic.

Review in The Strad

Review from my performance at the Young Artist Showcase at St John's Smith Square, September 17th, 2017 -

"...bringing perfect intonation and some beautiful shaping and colouring...comprehensively nailing each new stylistic and emotional universe as she went."

Graduation from Royal Academy of Music 2017

On July 5th I graduated with a First Class Honours Bachelor degree from the Royal Academy of Music in London! I was so happy to also be awarded the prestigious Regency Award for notable achievement, the Louise Child Memorial Prize for highest BMus Graduand, the Marjorie Heyward Fund for highest Violin Graduate and the John Mundy Gift. 
Pictured below with my professor throughout my four years at RAM - the wonderful Gyorgy Pauk.


BBC One Show

Mathilde was interviewed on the One Show on 6/04/16 alongside the two other British competitors in the Menuhin Competition! Interview at 26.43.

BBC Radio 4 'Woman's Hour'

Due to her selection for the Menuhin Competition as one of the few British participants, Mathilde was invited on BBC Radio 4 'Woman's Hour' alongside juror Tasmin Little. Includes performance of an extract of Roxana Panufnik's newly commissioned Hora Bessarabia.

Menuhin Competition, April 2016 & Leopold Mozart Competition, May 2016

Mathilde is one of 22 senior participants selected out of 300 entrants this year for the Menuhin Competition. Interviews with the Guardian and BBC World Service:

She also won a place in the International Leopold Mozart Violin Competition held in Augsburg, Germany in May