Recent winner (2016) of the first prize at the XX International J.S. Bach Competition in Leipzig, Paolo Bonomini is currently solo-cello in Camerata Salzburg. Paolo completed his studies at the Bern Hochschule der Künste and at the Berlin Universität der Künste under Jens Peter Maintz. He is Jens Peter Maintz’s assistant at the Universität der Künste in Berlin.
Paolo Bonomini has played as soloist around the world with numerous orchestras including Orchestra del Teatro Olimpico di Vicenza. He has worked in the Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks and was invited as guest principal cello at Mahler Chamber Orchestra. Paolo is also the founder of the Boccherini Trio, that had its debut concert in the prestigious Wigmore Hall in London in 2016.