Mario Huter was born in Zurich in 1963 and studied violin under Thomas Füri at the Zurich Conservatoire, where he obtained his diploma in 1988. While still studying, he took an intense interest in the baroque violin. As leader of the Capella Concertante he collaborated with renowned soloists such as Christoph Coin, Fabio Biondi, Erich Höbarth, Lucy van Dael and many others. Today, Mario Huter is a member of various music ensembles, including the Ensemble Turicum, the Lucerne Collegium Musicum, the Chappelle Ancienne and others. He has also been teaching at the Music School in Knonaueramt since 1986.