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15/02/2019

This week we are looking at a particularly busy calendar with the premiertone artists.

The organist László Fassang will give a concert on Tuesday with Gabor Boldoczki at the Franz Liszt Music Academy Budapest. Katia Skanavi will perform the same day at a concert in the Moscow Conservatory with works by Beethoven, Brahms and Franck. Hardy Rittner will be guesting at the Theater Rüsselsheim on February 21, where he will perform Chopin's Nocturnes, op. 9, 15, 27… Read more

08/02/2019

Preview: February 11-17, 2019

Exciting concerts, masterclasses and festival performances await us in the new week. From Boston via Edinburgh and Budapest all the way to Tokyo, the premiertone artists are on tour.

Concerts and events

Diana Tishchenko starts our preview with a joint recital with the pianist Guillame Bellom at the Hotel LUTETIA in Paris on February 11. Sophia Jaffé will be performing a recital with Björn Lehmann in Garmisch-Partenkirchen on the 16th and 17th of February. Here she… Read more

01/02/2019

The new week promises to be a particularly exciting one with countless concerts and masterclasses of the premiertone artists. We are looking forward to the following events:

The week begins with the Berlin premiere of Puccini's "EDGAR" at the Konzerthaus am Gendarmenmarkt on the 4th of February, conducted by Felix Krieger. Daniel Raiskin conducts a concert of the Russian National Youth Orchestra in the Tchaikovsky Concert Hall Moscow this week. The event will take place on the 7th of February.

On February 6 and 9, the… Read more

25/01/2019

January comes to an end and our event calendar well filled. On three continents, the premiertone artists will be traveling for unforgettable concerts, exciting productions and versatile recitals.

Concerts and events

Daniel Raiskin will conduct a concert for the Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra in Winnipeg, Canada on January 30 and February 1. Also on Friday, there will be a concert of the Hofer Symphoniker under Hermann Bäumer with the pianist Anna Vinnitskaya in the Festsaal Hof. Works by Ustvolskaya,… Read more

18/01/2019

Fantastic new concerts await us at the end of January. Throughout the whole continent of Europe, premiertone artists are on their way, offering fans of classical music an exciting program of recitals, symphony concerts, opera performances and panel discussions.

A special highlight awaits visitors to the Mainfranken Theater in Würzburg: On January 26, the premiere of the new production of Richard Strauss' opera "Ariadne auf Naxos" will take place there. Ilia Papandreou will perform in the role of Primadonna / Ariadne.

For Leonard Fu,… Read more

14/12/2018

The last week before the Christmas holidays begins, the shops and Christmas markets are overcrowded, the last gifts are packed and plans for Christmas Eve are forged. Time for contemplation is provided by the concerts of our premierone artists.

Concerts and events

You can see Gerhard Siegel on stage twice this week as the witch in the London production of Humperdinck's "Hansel and Gretel" in Covent Garden. The soprano Sunhae Im will perform Handel's "Messiah" on December 21 with the Warsaw Philharmonic… Read more

07/12/2018

With the third week of Advent not only Christmas comes knocking on our doors, but also numerous exciting concerts and interesting master classes await us.

Concerts and events

In London's Covent Garden, tenor Gerhard Siegel will perform this week as the witch in "Hansel and Gretel". Performances will take place on the 10th and 13th of December. In a slightly different form you can experience Humperdinck's classic opera in the Ruhr region. From December 14 to 16 Daniel Finkernagel will be the narrator in "… Read more

30/11/2018

The calendar of the premiertone artists appears to be pretty packed this week. From Montreal and Winnipeg in Canada to the Japanese city of Saitama, exciting concerts and events await you all over the world.

Concerts and events

For the flutist Johanna Dömötör the week starts on Monday with the opening concert at the concert series Lucerne with the Festival Strings Lucerne and violinist Ray Chen. Works by Shostakovich, Mendelssohn Bartholdy and Beethoven will be performed. Aldo Baerten plays several concerts this… Read more

23/11/2018

Advent just started and there are only a few weeks left until we celebrate Christmas. In the Calendars of the premiertone artists this is expressed through numerous concerts and festivities. As always, we introduce you to all the events in our weekly preview.

Concerts and events

The concert week is opened up by the pianist Kateryna Titova directly on Monday with a chamber music trio concert with Valery Sokolov (violin) & Alexey Shedrin (cello) in the Berlin Philharmonic. Joseph-Maurice Weder will give a recital on… Read more

16/11/2018

This week we look forward to many exciting concerts of our premierone artists - both as a soloist and as part of ensembles. In particular, the second half of the week shows an exceptionally full calendar.

But already on Tuesday, Esther Saladin will give a concert in Biel/Bienne as part of the Sonemus Trio. The program includes works by Lachenmann, Bianchi and Jarrell. Just one day later, the trio will be performing in Bern with the same program. Also on November 21, Joanna Sachryn will play at the opening concert of the Jazz… Read more