Marija Seselgyte was born in Vilnius, Lithuania. She started violin lessons at the age of 7. After graduating high school in Lithuania, she went to study with Professor Ida Bieler at the University of Music and Performing Arts Graz in Austria. During her studies there she started playing viola.
Marija has participated in masterclasses and festivals in Austria, Belgium and Italy, and performed in a variety of chamber music ensembles and orchestras all over the Europe. She is passionate about chamber music and collaborating with other musicians.