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Sara Kuijken

Sara Kuijken (1968) studied viola at the Royal Conservatory of Music in Brussels, where she obtained a 1st prize in 1989 and in 1992 the Higher Certificate magna cum laude. At the Sweelinck Conservatory in Amsterdam she obtained a degree as a performing musician in 1995. Together with seven other musicians, she founded the Oxalys chamber music ensemble, in which she played viola and served as artistic director until 1998. This ensemble released two CDs, with impressionist and with contemporary Russian chamber music. Her father Sigiswald Kuijken gave her some baroque violin instruction in 1994. She is a regular participant in La Petite Bande. Since the academic year 2005-06 she has been assistant instructor of baroque violin at the Royal Conservatory of Music in Brussels.

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Mozart en famille
Kuijken Trio
Piano Quartets K. 493 & K. 478
Kuijken Piano Quartet
Piano Concertos KV. 413, KV. 414 & KV. 415
La Petite Bande
String Quartets op. 59, String Quintet op. 29
Kuijken Quartet
Two Generations
Kuijken String Quartet
La Petite Bande