Francesca Rivinius was born in 1995 in Saarbrücken, Germany. She started her viola studies with Prof. Volker Jacobsen in 2014 and received her bachelor degree two years ago. Currently she is pursuing her master's degree. Till the end of this season (2020/2021) she will be part of the Joseph Joachim Orchesterakademie in the NDR Radio Philharmonic in Hannover.
She has participated in several master classes, for example with Prof. Westphal, Prof. Riebl, Prof. Rohde, Prof. Glassl and Prof. Schlichtig and is an enthusiastic chamber musician.
Francesca is also a member of the "Junge Deutsche Philharmonie". With this and other orchestras she has toured through Germany, Europe, China, Canada and South America.