After completing her Master Degrees in Violin Pedagogy in Basel (Prof. Thomas Füri, Musikhochschule Basel) and Violin Performance in Lucerne (Prof. Igor Karsko, Prof. Giuliano Carmignola Musikhochschule Luzern), Simone Strohmeier served as substitute violinist in Orchestras like Sinfonieorchester Basel, Kammerorchester Basel, Camerata Zürich before gaining recognition as soloist and concertmaster of “Ensemble La Partita Zürich”. Additionally she completed a Certificate of Advanced Studies in Violin Performance (stylistics) and took courses and Masterclasses in baroque violin and historical informed performance with Amandine Beyer, Monika Toth and Mechthild Karkow
As inspiring soloist and skilled leader she followed invitations to perform with ensembles in Europe, South East Asia and Africa. Today she is leader of the 2nd Violins and Concertmaster a.i. at Bachensemble Lucerne, plays in the SwissOrchestra and leads her own Chamber Orchestra Camerata Giocosa.