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The oboist was born in 1973 in Leipzig and completed her training with Günter Passin at the Academy of Music and Theatre in Munich. Following the successful completion of her studies, she became principal oboist in the German Symphony Orchestra of Berlin at only 20 years of age. Marie-Luise Modersohn has appeared as soloist with such renowned orchestras as the German Symphony Orchestra in Berlin, the Berliner Staatskapelle and the Ensemble Oriol under the direction of such eminent conductors as Kent Nagano, Herbert Blomstedt and Mark Janowski. Since 2005, Marie-Luise Modersohn serves as 1st principal oboist with the Munich Philharmonic.