Mariantonia Riezu

„The gypsy of the Early Music“ (H. Heurisen, Dec 2015), Mariantonia Riezu is a musician based in Holland. Her musical journey began at the early age of four, as a bag-piper in „Castro Bergidum“, in Ponferrada (EI Bierzo, Spain). As a natural horn player, she has performed with orchestras around Europe, including Eighteen Century Orchestra, Musica Amphion , the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment (Academy experience 2015), Niuewe Philarmonie Utrecht, Oxford Bach Soloist Ensemble, Die Kölner Akademie, Symphonie Atlantique, Apollo Ensemble, Camerata Delft or Orquestra Monsalvat among others.

Mariantonia feels harne as soloist, making her concerto debut as a soloist at the „XI Festival de Musica Antigua Puerto de la Cruz, Tenerife“ in 2013 . Since then she has performed as soloist horn concertos with orchestras as the Telemannisches Collegium Michaelstein (Germany) and Apollo Ensemble (Netehrlands). She is extremely passionate about chamber music playing, having performed throughout the Netherlands and Spain with many different ensembles. Se perform regularly with her chamber music ensembles: her string quartet with natural horn, Musica Aurensiana ; wind quintet, Exquisito Ensemble; and with her duo partner, pianoforte player Artern Belogurov. She also perform with many other chamber music ensembles regularly.