marleen leicher, COrnetto

After winning top prizes in music at 16, Marleen Leicher studied recorder successively with Peter Van Heyghen and Bart Coen, receiving a master’s degree in Recorder and Pedagogy. From 1995 onwards she specialized in early music and studied cornetto with William Dongeois and later Bruce Dickey at the Schola Cantorum Basel.

Marleen is active internationally as a freelance musician. She has participated in many theater, dance, and opera productions, as well as numerous concerts and recordings with ensembles including the Huelgas Ensemble, Amsterdam Bach Consort, Florilegium Musicum, Oltremontano, Collegium Vocale, Le Poème Harmonique, In Alto and Musica Fiata.

As a teacher of cornetto, recorder and chamber music, she participates at many renowned summer courses and is involved on a regular basis at the Music Academy MA-GO in Antwerp and the Académie de Musique in Woluwe Saint-Lambert.