Blanca Gleisner – Oboe

Blanca Gleisner began playing the oboe in Concepción, the city of her birth, in Chile. She continued taking lessons with Klaus Becker in Hanover when her family moved to Germany when she was 12. While a student, she took prizes in several competitions and joined the Aachen Symphony Orchestra. At present Gleisner shares her time between the orchestra, her concerts as a soloist, and playing chamber music. She has appeared with Berlin’s Kaleidoskop ensemble and numerous chamber orchestras, and has played in concerts at festivals in several countries, including Chile.