International Masterclasses

22
Dec
2018

December 22nd, 2018 - December 29th, 2018
• BOOKED OUT •     Zakhar Bron is one of the few teachers worldwide who has created his own unique teaching system. More than one hundred students of Professor Zakhar Bron have earned prizes at international competitions. Among his students are Vadim Repin, Maxim Vengerov, Daishin Kashimoto, Latica Honda-Rosenberg, Melina Mandozzi, Michael Ovrutsky, Daniel Hope and Mayuko Kamio. All of them now rank among the elite of the world's violinists. The main concepts of Professor Bron’s school are: careful attention to the individual personality of the student, intensive development of the creative thinking process and support of continuous improvement both on musical and technical levels. Students learn a lot from Professor Bron's br...
749 EUR
02
Jan
2019

January 2nd, 2019 - January 6th, 2019
Berlin
Latica Honda-Rosenberg is among the foremost representatives of the generation of young violinists that is now established in concert life. Winning the silver medal at the Tchaikovsky Competition in Moscow in 1998 paved the way for an international career for her. The music magazine ‘The Strad’ wrote at the time: ”Her assurance and strength of will immediately brought Heifetz to mind. Her musical idiom and her playing are eloquent, expressive, sensitive and variegated, or in short: wonderful, uplifting.” Born the child of a Croatian cellist and Japanese singer, Latica Honda-Rosenberg grew up in Germany and commenced playing the violin at the age of four. She became a young pupil of Tibor Varga at the Detmold School of Music when sh...
649 EUR
07
Jan
2019

January 7th, 2019 - January 13th, 2019
Berlin
Der in Vilnius/Litauen geborene Cellist und Dirigent David Geringas zählt zur Musiker-Elite der Gegenwart. Ein ungewöhnlich breites Repertoire vom frühesten Barock bis zur zeitgenössischen Musik zeugt von der Flexibilität und Neugierde des Künstlers. Seine intellektuelle Strenge, seine stilistische Vielseitigkeit, sein melodisches Sentiment und seine Klangsinnlichkeit haben ihm Auszeichnungen auf der ganzen Welt eingebracht. Der Rostropovich Schüler und Gewinner des 1. Preises und der Goldmedaille beim Tschaikowsky-Wettbewerb (1970) kann nunmehr auf eine jahrzehntelange Karriere zurückblicken. David Geringas musizierte weltweit mit vielen bedeutenden Orchestern und mit den größten Dirigenten unserer Zeit. Seine annähernd 100 CDs...
749 EUR
07
Jan
2019

January 7th, 2019 - January 13th, 2019
Berlin
Sein leidenschaftlich virtuoses Spiel und seine musikalische Individualität zeichnen ihn als einen der aussergewöhnlichsten Pianisten des Jahrhunderts aus. Nikolai Demidenko hat mit namhaften Dirigenten zusammengearbeitet, wie Yuri Temirkanov, Sir Roger Norrington, Vladimir Fedoseyev, Charles Dutoit, Evgeny Svetlanov und Sir Andrew Davis. Enge Beziehungen pflegt der Pianist zu Orchestern wie den St. Petersburger Philharmonikern, dem Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Philharmonia Orchestra, Ulster Orchestra, Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment, Queensland Symphony Orchestra, KBS Symphony Orchestra, Singapore Symphony, Yomiuri Nippon Symphony Orchestra, Orquestra Simfónica de Barcelona i Nacional de Cataluny...
649 EUR
18
Feb
2019

February 18th, 2019 - February 24th, 2019
Vienna
An artist of “innate musicality” with a technical execution that belongs “only to the greatest" /The Guardian/. He has captured the interest of the music world with premiers of works by Kurtág, Ligeti, Schnittke, Gubajdulina, Steve Reich and Ryan Wigglesworth and with his complete recordings of works for violin by Bartók. His 17 solo recordings won major awards in England, France, Belgium, Germany and Hungary.
599 EUR
18
Feb
2019

February 18th, 2019 - February 24th, 2019
Berlin
Leonid Gorokhov studierte Violoncello am St. Petersburg Konservatorium bei Anatoli Nikitin und nahm an Meisterkursen von Daniil Shafran teil. Er ist der einzige russische Cellist, der den Grand Prix sowie den ersten Preis beim Geneva Concours (1986) gewann. 1995 verlieh ihm die European Association for Encouragement of the Arts den Cultural Achievement Prize für „außergewöhnliches Talent und herausragende künstlerische Fähigkeiten“. 1991 debütierte Leonid Gorokhov als Solist mit dem Philharmonischen Orchester St. Petersburg, dirigiert von Lord Menuhin. Konzerte mit den Orchestern in Bergen, Berlin und dem Royal Philharmonic English Symphony Orchestra, dem Sinfonia Varsovia und in der Züricher Tonhalle folgten. Vier Jahre darauf ...
599 EUR
25
Feb
2019

February 25th, 2019 - March 1st, 2019
Berlin
Latica Honda-Rosenberg is among the foremost representatives of the generation of young violinists that is now established in concert life. Winning the silver medal at the Tchaikovsky Competition in Moscow in 1998 paved the way for an international career for her. The music magazine ‘The Strad’ wrote at the time: ”Her assurance and strength of will immediately brought Heifetz to mind. Her musical idiom and her playing are eloquent, expressive, sensitive and variegated, or in short: wonderful, uplifting.” Born the child of a Croatian cellist and Japanese singer, Latica Honda-Rosenberg grew up in Germany and commenced playing the violin at the age of four. She became a young pupil of Tibor Varga at the Detmold School of Music when sh...
649 EUR
05
Mar
2019

March 5th, 2019 - March 12th, 2019
Berlin
“Boris Garlitsky is an extremely lively musician of high intelligence and flexibility, with a wonderfully round tone and solid reliable technique … Concert Master of the London Philharmonic Orchestra, Mr. Garlitsky measures up to every Concert Master of the world’s top orchestras, such as New York, Vienna, Berlin etc., and can play an outstanding role in all leading international orchestras.” These are the words of Kurt Masur, one of the greatest conductors of the 20th century, with whom Boris Garlitsky worked together throughout many years. And still, Mr. Masur’s words grasp but a part of Boris Garlitsky’s musical richness. Born in Russia, Mar. Garlitsky received his first music lessons from his father, the author of the standa...
499 EUR
13
Mar
2019

March 13th, 2019 - March 17th, 2019
Vienna
Hartmut Rohde wurde 1993 als Professor für Viola an die Universität der Künste Berlin berufen. Daneben ist er Ehrenmitglied der Royal Academy of Music London, wo er regelmäßig Kammermusikkurse gibt. Hartmut Rohde ist Gründungsmitglied des Mozart Piano Quartet, dass seit vielen Jahren zu den weltweit führenden Klavierkammermusikensembles gehört. Sein Studium führte ihn mit Prof. Hatto Beyerle in Wien und Hannover zusammen.Auszeichnungen in Wettbewerben (Erster Preis Deutscher Musikwettbewerb sowie Bundesauswahl „Konzerte junger Künstler“ 1990 und Preisträger Internationaler Naumburg Wettbewerb New York 1991) waren die Basis für die intensive internationale Konzerttätigkeit von Hartmut Rohde.
599 EUR
18
Mar
2019

March 18th, 2019 - March 24th, 2019
Berlin
Gustav Rivinius is the first and only German musician to be awarded a first prize Gold Medal at the 1990 International Tchaikovsky Competition in Moscow. In addition, he received a special prize for the best interpretation of a Tchaikovsky composition, outperforming all other competitors. Since then he has appeared with leading musicians, orchestras and conductors around the world. Among the many high points of an illustrious career, Gustav Rivinius has performed with the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Lorin Maazel (Tchaikovsky Variations on a Rococo Theme), Ingo Metzmacher (B.A. Zimmermann’s Cello Concerto, “pas de trois”) and was conducted by Hans Zender in a performance of Zender’s Cello Concerto “Bardo”, wh...
649 EUR
25
Mar
2019

March 25th, 2019 - March 31st, 2019
Vienna
Nikolai Demidenko hat sich in über fünfzig Konzerten durch seine bezwingenden Darbietungen von Komponisten wie Beethoven, Chopin, Brahms, Prokofiev, Rachmaninov und Tschaikovsky weltweit einen Namen gemacht und wurde von Kritikern mit Beifall bedacht. Sein leidenschaftlich virtuoses Spiel und seine musikalische Individualität zeichnen ihn als einen der aussergewöhnlichsten Pianisten des Jahrhunderts aus. Nikolai Demidenko hat mit namhaften Dirigenten zusammengearbeitet, wie Yuri Temirkanov, Sir Roger Norrington, Vladimir Fedoseyev, Charles Dutoit, Evgeny Svetlanov und Sir Andrew Davis. Enge Beziehungen pflegt der Pianist zu Orchestern wie den St. Petersburger Philharmonikern, dem Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, BBC National Orchestra of ...
649 EUR
09
Apr
2019

April 9th, 2019 - April 15th, 2019
Berlin
Pianist Julius-Jeongwon Kim is commonly recognized as Korea’s best pianist of the current generation. He has received praise for his poetic sensitivity and energetic display of emotions; his versatile career has led to acclaimed performances on stages worldwide. Having been recognized as a child prodigy in his early days, he won first prizes at the Maria Canals International Piano Competition, the Bösendorfer International Piano Competition, and the Elena Rombro Stepanow International Piano Competition. Moreover, he won various prizes at several other international piano competitions. Since 1999, Julius-Jeongwon Kim has consistently been performing with world-renowned orchestras such as the London Symphony, Vienna Symphony, Czech Philha...
649 EUR
30
Apr
2019

April 30th, 2019 - May 5th, 2019
Berlin
Ab 1965 studierte Viktor Tretiakov an dem Moskauer Musikkonservatorium, in der Klasse von Prof. Jurij Jankelewitsch, der sein Talent herausragend förderte, denn schon im selben Jahr wurde Tretiakov Sieger des Unionswettbewerbes für Violine und erhielt somit ein Diplom ersten Grades. Ein Jahr später gewann der Geiger den ersten Preis und die damit verbundene Goldmedaille im internationalen Tschaikowski-Wettbewerb, was seinen Ruhm beflügelte. 1968 trat Tretiakov erstmals mit der Berliner Philharmonie auf. Es folgten Konzerte im Rahmen der Berliner und Wiener Festwochen und der Salzburger Festspielen, sowie zahlreiche Konzertreisen in die USA und Kanada, unter anderem gemeinsam mit dem New York Philharmonic, dem Chicago Symphony Orchestra,...
749 EUR
20
May
2019

May 20th, 2019 - May 27th, 2019
Berlin
Viviane Hagner gehört zu den profiliertesten Musikerinnen ihrer Generation. Die Berliner Morgenpost schwärmte: „…eine sorgsame und gleichzeitig brillante Geigerin. Ihr Spiel versteht, Nachdenklichkeit und Leuchtkraft aufs Eindringlichste zu mischen.“ Seit ihrem Debut als Dreizehnjährige mit dem Israel Philharmonic Orchestra unter Zubin Mehta ist sie bei den großen Orchestern der Welt zu Gast, wie den Berliner Philharmonikern, den New Yorker Philharmonikern, dem Chicago Symphony Orchestra oder dem Leipziger Gewandhausorchester. Sie musizierte mit Dirigenten wie Abbado, Ashkenazy, Barenboim, Bychkov, Chailly, Dutoit, Eschenbach, Maazel, Nagano, Zinman und Zukerman. Ein schneller Blick ins Repertoire der in Berlin lebenden Künst...
649 EUR
30
May
2019

May 30th, 2019 - June 4th, 2019
Vienna
Born in Israel, Yair Kless began playing the violin at the early age. He graduated from Tel Aviv Music Academy, under the tutelage of Israel Amidan. Following a recommendation from Nathan Milstein, Yair moved to Brussels to study with Prof. Andre Gertler in the Royal conservatory and Chapelle- Musicale Reine-Elizabeth, graduating with the highest distinction in both instrumental and chamber music. Yair quickly became a well known soloist performer and chamber player. His vast repertoire ranges from Baroque to Modern, including premieres of works, some of which were written especially for or dedicated to him. Yair was one of the founders and first violinist of the Sol-La-Re string quartet, recording among others, major works by Israeli co...
599 EUR
18
Jun
2019

June 18th, 2019 - June 24th, 2019
Vienna
Pianist Julius-Jeongwon Kim is commonly recognized as Korea’s best pianist of the current generation. He has received praise for his poetic sensitivity and energetic display of emotions; his versatile career has led to acclaimed performances on stages worldwide. Having been recognized as a child prodigy in his early days, he won first prizes at the Maria Canals International Piano Competition, the Bösendorfer International Piano Competition, and the Elena Rombro Stepanow International Piano Competition. Moreover, he won various prizes at several other international piano competitions. Since 1999, Julius-Jeongwon Kim has consistently been performing with world-renowned orchestras such as the London Symphony, Vienna Symphony, Czech Philha...
649 EUR
23
Sep
2019

September 23rd, 2019 - September 29th, 2019
Vienna
Ab 1965 studierte Viktor Tretiakov an dem Moskauer Musikkonservatorium, in der Klasse von Prof. Jurij Jankelewitsch, der sein Talent herausragend förderte, denn schon im selben Jahr wurde Tretiakov Sieger des Unionswettbewerbes für Violine und erhielt somit ein Diplom ersten Grades. Ein Jahr später gewann der Geiger den ersten Preis und die damit verbundene Goldmedaille im internationalen Tschaikowski-Wettbewerb, was seinen Ruhm beflügelte. 1968 trat Tretiakov erstmals mit der Berliner Philharmonie auf. Es folgten Konzerte im Rahmen der Berliner und Wiener Festwochen und der Salzburger Festspielen, sowie zahlreiche Konzertreisen in die USA und Kanada, unter anderem gemeinsam mit dem New York Philharmonic, dem Chicago Symphony Orchestra,...
749 EUR
14
Oct
2019

October 14th, 2019 - October 20th, 2019
Berlin
Supported and guided by Sir Yehudi Menuhin at a young age, Kirill Troussov is now widely recognised as one of the leading violinists of his generation. He works with renowned orchestras and is a regular guest at prestigious festivals. The international press describes his playing : “…impressive elegance, his irreproachable technique, his exceptional musical sensitivity and his sonorities of immaculate beauty…”. Highlights of his past concert seasons include - substitution for Gidon Kremer in Paris, Asia Tour with the Verbier Festival Chamber Orchestra, his spectacular performance at the BBC Proms and his activity as jury member at international competitions. He has been awarded the European cultural award “Pro-Europa”, the Yama...
649 EUR
04
Nov
2019

November 4th, 2019 - November 11th, 2019
Berlin
Viviane Hagner gehört zu den profiliertesten Musikerinnen ihrer Generation. Die Berliner Morgenpost schwärmte: „…eine sorgsame und gleichzeitig brillante Geigerin. Ihr Spiel versteht, Nachdenklichkeit und Leuchtkraft aufs Eindringlichste zu mischen.“ Seit ihrem Debut als Dreizehnjährige mit dem Israel Philharmonic Orchestra unter Zubin Mehta ist sie bei den großen Orchestern der Welt zu Gast, wie den Berliner Philharmonikern, den New Yorker Philharmonikern, dem Chicago Symphony Orchestra oder dem Leipziger Gewandhausorchester. Sie musizierte mit Dirigenten wie Abbado, Ashkenazy, Barenboim, Bychkov, Chailly, Dutoit, Eschenbach, Maazel, Nagano, Zinman und Zukerman. Ein schneller Blick ins Repertoire der in Berlin lebenden Künst...
649 EUR
04
Nov
2019

November 4th, 2019 - November 9th, 2019
Vienna
Born in Israel, Yair Kless began playing the violin at the early age. He graduated from Tel Aviv Music Academy, under the tutelage of Israel Amidan. Following a recommendation from Nathan Milstein, Yair moved to Brussels to study with Prof. Andre Gertler in the Royal conservatory and Chapelle- Musicale Reine-Elizabeth, graduating with the highest distinction in both instrumental and chamber music. Yair quickly became a well known soloist performer and chamber player. His vast repertoire ranges from Baroque to Modern, including premieres of works, some of which were written especially for or dedicated to him. Yair was one of the founders and first violinist of the Sol-La-Re string quartet, recording among others, major works by Israeli co...
599 EUR
19
Nov
2019

November 19th, 2019 - November 25th, 2019
Berlin
Pianist Julius-Jeongwon Kim is commonly recognized as Korea’s best pianist of the current generation. He has received praise for his poetic sensitivity and energetic display of emotions; his versatile career has led to acclaimed performances on stages worldwide. Having been recognized as a child prodigy in his early days, he won first prizes at the Maria Canals International Piano Competition, the Bösendorfer International Piano Competition, and the Elena Rombro Stepanow International Piano Competition. Moreover, he won various prizes at several other international piano competitions. Since 1999, Julius-Jeongwon Kim has consistently been performing with world-renowned orchestras such as the London Symphony, Vienna Symphony, Czech Philha...
649 EUR
02
Dec
2019

December 2nd, 2019 - December 7th, 2019
Vienna
Supported and guided by Sir Yehudi Menuhin at a young age, Kirill Troussov is now widely recognised as one of the leading violinists of his generation. He works with renowned orchestras and is a regular guest at prestigious festivals. The international press describes his playing : “…impressive elegance, his irreproachable technique, his exceptional musical sensitivity and his sonorities of immaculate beauty…”.
649 EUR