The Echo Klassik is finally over...phew! What do you say? Did you watch it or not?

My comment: i was reading THIS article today and had the show in mind. ;-))
Let's stay in Hamburg at the Elphi, usually musicians are asked about their opinion/love to soccer, and now a player is being interviewed about his relation to classical music. Very nice and cool answers by Christoph Metzelder!
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Concerts and events with the premiertone artists

The upcoming week features quite a lot of cello highlights - above all, the Cello Akademie Rutesheim began a few days ago! Both Jens Peter Maintz and Claudio Bohórquez teach in the masterclasses from October 29th to November 4th, and of course, they play themselves in several concerts, too. In the professors' chamber music concert on October 31st, Claudio Bohórquez interprets some of Johannes Brahms'… Read more


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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 :)