"Modestly tender, whispering, unbridled sometimes in almost an orgy of sound, beautiful vibrato, devilish pieces on original baroque violin."
Tomoe Badiarova enjoys a versatile performing career specializing in period performance as a soloist, chamber musician, and orchestral leader, from Early Baroque to Late Romantic repertoire.
She was appointed as leader of Bremer Barokorchester in 2015 and has shared many stages with wonderful guest soloists. She recorded a violin concerto BWV1052R by J.S. Bach and other pieces with BBO in 2019 (“BACH to the Roots!”).
In 2021 she was invited as leader of the 2nd orchestra for Mathew Passion by J.S Bach by Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra and joined their live recording for Dutch national TV and a concert at Leipzig Bach Festival.
She is a founding member of Les Esprits Animaux which has performed numerous concerts in all Europe, as well in Japan. Tomoe as a 1st violinist, LEA has swept the four prizes of Van Wassenaer Competition 2016; the 1st prize, press awards, youth awards, and early music season awards for the first time ever of its history.