Born in Salzgitter. Studies with Jens Ellermann in Hannover, with Felix Galimir and Masao Kawasaki at the Juilliard School in New York, as well as with Thomas Zehetmair at the “Universität der Künste” (Academy of Arts) in Berlin.
Multifaceted concert performances as soloist and as chamber musician. CD-releases for Ars Musici, CAvi, Membran and ECM.
He holds a professorship at the Hochschule für Musik und Theater Hannover. Professor of numerous masterclasses and judge at international music competitions.
Ulf Schneider plays a Carlo Giuseppe Testore violin from 1725, generously loaned by a private collector in Germany through the offices of Violin Assets GmbH.
Further information is available on Ulf Schneider’s official website, ulfschneider-violin.com.