Bio : Artists
Ariadna Bazarnik-Ilika : Violin I
Ariadna Bazarnik-Ilika, violin, is a native of Poland where she attended the Karol Szymanowski music school in Wroclaw and the Cracow Music Academy where she earned a Masters in Performance while studying with Ariadna Lwowicz and Kaja Danczowska. She has taught and played violin for the Eastern Music Festival in Greensboro since 1992. Ariadna has also held positions with the Delaware Symphony, Philomel, Brandywine Baroque and the Concerto Soloists of Philadelphia. Since moving to North Carolina in 2001 she has been an active free lancer and has performed regularly with the North Carolina Symphony, Carolina Ballet, Florida Orchestra, Opera Tampa and other leading arts organizations. She is married to North Carolina Symphony. Principal Trombone, John Ilika and they reside in Garner, NC with their two children, Tristan and Zofia, four cats and a very large dog.