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20/10/2017

Concerts and events with the premiertone artists

We are very proud and happy to welcome another new artist to premiertone and our preview: Tomoko Akasaka. She gives a concert with her Amaryllis Quartet in Titisee-Neustadt on October 27th and a masterclass in Schmochtitz on October 28th.

There is also something to celebrate in Bruges: On October 28th, the Gala Concert for the 5th anniversary of the International Flute Seminar Bruges takes place at the Ryelandtzaal -… Read more

13/10/2017

Concerts and events with the premiertone artists

We begin our preview with a "new face" this week: A few days ago, we relaunched László Fassang's website! You can listen to him on two occasions this week, as he plays the hammond organ in two further performances of Peter Eötvös' new composition "Multiversum" in Amsterdam - conducted by Eötvös himself!

Another remarkable concert is going to take playce in Aarhus: Robert Koller sings in Line Tjørnhøjs "AGONY - an eating opera" which… Read more

08/10/2017

Concerts and events with the premiertone artists

We begin our new preview with a song recitalJoseph-Maurice Weder and Eugen Hilti (baritone) interpret Schubert's "Die schöne Müllerin" in Schaan (Liechtenstein) on October 9th.

In Cologne, you can attend to the opening concert of the series "KammerMusikKöln": Along with other musicians, Oren Shevlin plays works by Schumann, Mendelssohn Bartholdy and Gade on October 15th. On the same… Read more

02/10/2017

Concerts and events with the premiertone artists

We start into our new preview with the premiertone singers! Ilia Papandreou will be celebrating a premiere on October 6th: She sings in "Reformhaus Lutter" with the WDR Funkhausorchester Köln. Further performances will take place on October 7th and 8th. Sunhae Im appears with the Akademie für Alte Musik Berlin in Wien on October 2nd - the title of her concert in the Musikverein is "Amore perduto"… Read more

22/09/2017

Concerts and events with the premiertone artists

An orchestra playing in a tent at the Oktoberfest - the Münchener Kammerorchester gives that idea a try and performs in the "Herzkasperl-Zelt" at the "Oide Wiesn" on September 30th. Clemens Schuldt conducts some movements from Jörg Widmann's "Dubairische Tänze" on this occasion, BR-Klassik is going to broadcast live. There is another event in an equally unconventional location this week: Daniel Finkernagel hosts "Klassik mit Kölsch"… Read more

15/09/2017

Concerts and events with the premiertone artists

If you're a fan of string quartet music, you will have plenty of opportunities to enjoy yourself this week - we start into our preview with quite a lot of string quartet concerts in all variations!

There is, for example, the Novus String Quartet which is going to play works by Beethoven and Berg at the Beethoven-Haus Bonn on September 23rd. Other quartets, like Meike Bertram's Nomos Quartet or… Read more

07/09/2017

Concerts and events with the premiertone artists

This week, our preview starts in Switzerland where Claudio Bohórquez plays Schumann's Cello Concerto on September 15th. He is accompanied by the Zermatt Festival Orchestra conducted by Christian Zacharias. Kateryna Titova is another artist who appears in a solo concert this week: She plays Beethoven's Triple Concerto in Bonn and Berlin on September 14th and 15th. In a solo recital on September 18th in… Read more

31/08/2017

We are delighted to present a new premiertone website: Have a look a the homepage of Passo Avanti! In this video, the quartet presents itself and its music - have fun :)

31/08/2017

Concerts and events with the premiertone artists

Leaves are beginning to fall outside and more and more orchestras and theatres are starting into the new season of 2017/18 - but still, there are once again plenty of festivals in our preview this week! Claudio Bohórquez has been invited to the Zermatt Music Festival where he'll play Brahms' 2nd String Sextet with the Scharoun Ensemble and Isabelle Faust on September 9th. Also on September 9th, the Trio Gaspard performs at the… Read more

25/08/2017

On August 28th, the renowned ARD Music Competition begins in Munich for the 66th time. We seize this opportunity to recommend the laureate video about Sophie Dartigalongue, who won the second prize in this competition 2013 together with Rie Koyama.

This year, Leonard Fu will take part in the contest as one of 46 young violinist - we keep our fingers crossed, of course!