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14/07/2017

Concerts and events with the premiertone artists

This time, our preview starts with the Novus String Quartet: The quartet interpretes works by Webern, Mozart and Mendelssohn Bartholdy in Wörthsee on July 22nd. Mozart is also on the program of a concert with Johanna Dömötör and Christoph Bielefeld: The two musicians play Mozart’s Concerto for Flute, Harp and Orchestra together with the kammerphilharmonie da capo in… Read more

09/07/2017

Concerts and events with the premiertone artists

Lots of festivals and masterclasses - that's probably a pretty good summary of the premiertone artists' calendar for this week!

Like already in the week before, you can listen to the duo DoubleBeats at Festspiele Mecklenburg-Vorpommern – they take part in the festival's education program on July 10th and 15th. During MDR Musiksommer, Trio Karénine appears on July 16th at the castle in Eisenach, and as a… Read more

29/06/2017

The new CD with Jonian Ilias Kadesha and Nicholas Rimmer, only published some days ago, has been recommended by BR-Klassik! For their album, the two musicians chose works by Enescu, Ravel and Skalkottas. We are happy to present the second movement ("Blues") from Ravel's Sonata for Violin and Piano in G major as our Audio of the Week! The CD has been published by CAvi-Music.

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29/06/2017

Katia Skanavi and Liana Gourdjia dedicated their CD, which was published by audite in January, to Stravinsky's music: In addition to Stravinsky's violin concert, which Gourdjia recorded together with the Deutsche Radio Philharmonie Saarbrücken Kaiserslautern conducted by Zsolt Nagy, the CD features the divertimento from "Le Baiser de la fée", the "Suite italienne" for violin and piano and others works by Stravinsky - among them the tango we chose as audio of the… Read more

29/06/2017

Concerts and events with the premiertone artists

If you prefer being outside to sitting in a concert hall during summer, you should take a short trip to Schwerin this week: During the festival "Festspiele Mecklenburg-Vorpommern", you can attend a "bicycle concert" there and cycle from venue to venue. Part of this concert on July 9th are Barbara Buntrock with her Mariani Piano Quartet as well as Ni Fan and Lukas Böhm as percussion ensemble… Read more

25/06/2017

Concerts and events with the premiertone artists

There are all kinds of concerts with the premiertone artists during this week: chamber music, music theatre and several solo concerts.

Sophia Jaffé appears as a soloist on July 1st at Seebad Ückeritz / Usedom: She interpretes Beethoven's Violin Concerto in D major. During Rheingau Musik Festival in Wiesbaden, you can listen to Claudio Bohórquez on June 30th: He plays Tchaikovsky's … Read more

16/06/2017

Concerts and events with the premiertone artists

Especially for friends of chamber music, there are quite a lot of interesting concerts during this week. A special highlight for premiertone: There are even two concerts with several of "our" artists!

Let's start in Germany, more accurate: in Southern Germany. On June 23rd, Carlota Amado and Iason Keramidis play works by Schubert, Rachmaninoff and Dvořák in Ismaning near Munich together with cellist Sissy Schmidhuber. Trios of… Read more

16/06/2017

How are you doing this week? It is summertime, but still enough news to read...

- let's start with an excerpt of Martin Grubenger's percussion show at the Elbphilharmonie Hamburg - fantastic!

- an interview with the wonderful Steven Isserlis, witty as usual and with sound files of his recordings, worth reading and listening! 

- an interview (in german) with Gregor Schwellenbach on WDR1, a… Read more

12/06/2017

Concerts and events with the premiertone artists

There are surprisingly few concerts with the premiertone artists during this week - but the remaining ones are even more exciting! Nicola Jürgensen, for example, appears together with the double bass players of the WDR Sinfonieorchester on June 18th, interpreting Piazzolla, Brumby and Bottesini in Rösrath. Meanwhile, Claudio Bohórquez plays in the olfactory concert "Incense of Music No. 19" in Berlin, also on June… Read more

02/06/2017

Concerts and events with the premiertone artists

What happens if five orchestras meet for one day in Mainz? When the orchestras from Rheinland-Pfalz meet on June 11th, they will transform the city into a big stage and perform, among others, in churches, schools and museums. Of course, Hermann Bäumer and the Philharmonisches Staatsorchester Mainz will be part of this event: There are two concerts at 6 pm and 7.30 pm!

On June 6th, you can listen to Jasmin-… Read more