International Masterclasses

26
Nov
2017

November 26th, 2017 - December 1st, 2017
Berlin

Born in the heart of Siberia, Natalia Prishepenko started her musical education with her mother, Tamara Prischepenko, a famous USSR teacher and her mentor until today. She performed in many venues and won many international competition in the ex-USSR (Wienlawski and All Union competitions) before entering Lübeck’s Musikhochschule in 1989, staying until the end of her studies with David Geringas.

599 EUR
04
Dec
2017

December 4th, 2017 - December 10th, 2017
Berlin

Violinist Guy Braunstein was born in Tel Aviv and studied under the guidance of Chaim Taub and later in New York with Glenn Dicterow and Pinchas Zuckerman. He was the youngest person ever to be appointed concertmaster of the Berliner Philharmoniker in 2000, a position he held for twelve years before leaving to pursue his solo career.

649 EUR
04
Dec
2017

December 4th, 2017 - December 10th, 2017
Berlin

Itamar Golan was born August in 1970 in Vilnius, and is of Israeli parentage. Golan immigrated to Israel with his parents when he was one. He studied piano with Lara Vodovoz and Emmanuel Krazovsky and gave his first recital at the age of seven.

649 EUR
11
Dec
2017

December 11th, 2017 - December 16th, 2017
Berlin

After studying with Janos Starker at Indiana University in Bloomington, USA, Maria Kliegel won, amongst others, the 1st Grand Prix of the “Concours Rostropowitsch Paris” (in 1981). Maria Kliegel – La Cellissima – since then an artist in demand throughout the world - started an unusually successful record career on the Naxos label in 1991 alongside her stage triumphs.

599 EUR
18
Dec
2017

December 18th, 2017 - December 24th, 2017
Berlin

Described by The Strad as a "virtuoso with a truly Romantic temperament", Yuri Zhislin is one of the most versatile musicians of his generation. Hailed by Lord Menuhin as “one of the most brilliant of our younger violinists”, Natalia Lomeiko has already established herself as a versatile internationally renowned violinist and as a Professor at the Royal College of Music.

599 EUR
26
Dec
2017

December 26th, 2017 - December 30th, 2017
Berlin

SOLD 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.

749 EUR
02
Jan
2018

January 2nd, 2018 - January 8th, 2018
Berlin

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.

749 EUR
11
Jan
2018

January 11th, 2018 - January 16th, 2018
Berlin

Troels Svane studied with David Geringas at the Musikhochschule Lübeck, Germany. He graduated from the soloist class with distinction and the highest grade in all subjects. Furthermore he was taught by Anner Bylsma, Frans Helmerson, Ralph Kirshbaum, György Ligeti, Yo-Yo Ma, Siegfried Palm, Boris Pergamenschikow, Mstislav Rostropovich, Daniil Shafran, Paul Tortelier and the Amadeus Quartet.

599 EUR
14
Jan
2018

January 14th, 2018 - January 21st, 2018
Berlin

Tomaszewski ist Gründer und Leiter des Kammerorchesters "Kammersolisten der Deutschen Oper Berlin", das seit 1988 eine intensive Konzerttätigkeit ausübt. Seit 1988 leitet er auch die vom Polnischen Kulturministerium unterstützten Musiksommerkurse in Glucholazy. Als Solist in vielen Ländern Europas, in Japan, China und den USA kann er auf zahlreiche Rundfunkaufnahmen und Platteneinspielungen verweisen. 2001 wurde er zum Professor an der Universität der Künste Berlin ernannt.

549 EUR
15
Jan
2018

January 15th, 2018 - January 21st, 2018
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.

749 EUR
15
Jan
2018

January 15th, 2018 - January 21st, 2018
Berlin

Tatjana Geringas entstammt einer Moskauer Musikerfamilie. Ersten Klavierunterricht erhielt sie im Alter von fünf Jahren von ihrem Vater, der Neuhaus Schüler war. Mit 18 Jahren trat sie mit dem A-Dur Klavierkonzert von Mozart erstmals an die Öffentlichkeit (das Konzert wurde im Fernsehen übertragen). Daraufhin wurde sie von Prof. Heinrich Neuhaus in die Meisterklasse am Tschaikowsky Konservatorium aufgenommen. Nach dem Tod des berühmten Lehrers setzte sie ihr Studium bei dessen Sohn Stanislav Neuhaus am Moskauer Konservatorium fort.

549 EUR
15
Jan
2018

January 15th, 2018 - January 19th, 2018
Vienna

Regarded as one of the most fascinating and versatile violinists of the young generation, Lidia Baich wins audiences by exciting performances and intense interpretation.

599 EUR
22
Jan
2018

January 22nd, 2018 - January 28th, 2018
Berlin

Friederike Roth ist eine der profiliertesten jungen Klarinettistinnen im deutschen Musikleben. Neben ihrer künstlerischen Tätigkeit als Solistin und in verschiedenen Ensembles ist sie als Lehrerin im Hauptfach Klarinette, Holzbläser-Kammermusik und in Methodik des Klarinettenspiels an der Universität der Künste Berlin tätig.

549 EUR
22
Jan
2018

January 22nd, 2018 - January 28th, 2018
Berlin

Israeli cellist Zvi Plesser has had a remarkably varied career, which has combined appearances as cello soloist, chamber musician and distinguished educator. Based in Israel, Mr. Plesser has concertized worldwide and collaborated with some of our time’s leading instrumentalists and conductors.

599 EUR
23
Jan
2018

January 23rd, 2018 - January 28th, 2018
Berlin

Dmitri Bashkirov wurde 1931 in Tiflis, Georgien, geboren. Er studierte am Moskauer Tchaikowsky-Konservatorium in der Meisterklasse von Prof. Alexander Goldenweiser. Er gewann 1956 den „Grand Prix“ am Marguerite Long Wettbewerb in Paris. Der Pianist hat in den größten Häusern mit zahlreichen berühmten Orchestern gespielt, unter Dirigenten wie Daniel Barenboim, Kurt Mazur, Zubin Mehta, Sir John Barbirolli und Walter Sawallisch. Dimitri Bashkirov ist Professor am Moskauer Konservatorium, Titual-Professor an der Excuela Superior de Musica Reine Sofia in Madrid und Professor an der international Piano Academy Lake Como in Italien. Unter seinen ehemaligen Schülern befinden sich viele Preisträger von wichtigen internationalen Klavier-Wettbewerben wie z.B. Eldar Nebolsin, Boris Bloch, oder Arcadi Volodos.

699 EUR
19
Feb
2018

February 19th, 2018 - February 23rd, 2018
Berlin

Born in the heart of Siberia, Natalia Prishepenko started her musical education with her mother, Tamara Prischepenko, a famous USSR teacher and her mentor until today. She performed in many venues and won many international competition in the ex-USSR (Wienlawski and All Union competitions) before entering Lübeck’s Musikhochschule in 1989, staying until the end of her studies with David Geringas.

599 EUR
19
Feb
2018

February 19th, 2018 - February 23rd, 2018
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.”

649 EUR
20
Feb
2018

February 20th, 2018 - February 25th, 2018
Berlin

Wolfgang Emanuel Schmidt konnte schon während seines Studiums bei David Geringas und Aldo Parisot bei zahlreichen Wettbewerben auf sich aufmerksam machen: So verlieh ihm beim Internationalen Rostropovitch-Wettbewerb die Jury unter dem Vorsitz von Mstislav Rostropovitch den Grand Prix de la Ville de Paris und zusätzlich den Preis für zeitgenössische Musik

749 EUR
21
Feb
2018

February 21st, 2018 - February 25th, 2018
Berlin

VIOLIN SOLOIST ARIADNE DASKALAKIS is critically acclaimed for her expressive sound and her stylistic versatility. At home on the international stage, she has performed in venues ranging from Boston's Jordan Hall and Gardner Museum and New York's Carnegie Recital Hall to the Gulbenkian Center in Lisbon, the Théâtre des Champs-Elysées Paris, the Rudolfinum Prague, the Cologne Philharmonic Hall, the Dortmund Konzerthaus, the Munich Herkules Hall and the Berlin Philharmonic Chamber Music Hall.

599 EUR
24
Feb
2018

February 24th, 2018 - March 1st, 2018
Berlin

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.

749 EUR
26
Feb
2018

February 26th, 2018 - March 2nd, 2018
Berlin

Julia Gartemann, who has participated successfully in various competitions since 1986, appears as a soloist and in chamber music in Germany and abroad. In recent years she has also devoted herself to teaching, since 2014 she is a teacher at Berlin’s Hanns Eisler Hochschule für Musik. Julia Gartemann plays a 1767 viola by C.F. Landolfi

599 EUR
26
Feb
2018

February 26th, 2018 - March 4th, 2018
Berlin

Matthew McDonald is a professor of bass at the Hochschule für Musik Hanns Eisler in Berlin, teacher at the Karajan Academy and visiting Professor at the Royal Academy of Music London (where he has been honoured with and at the Folkwang Hochschule für Musik in Essen. He has given masterclasses throughout Europe and Asia and has held summer courses in Orford, Canada and in Lisbon, Portugal.  

649 EUR
06
Mar
2018

March 6th, 2018 - March 11th, 2018
Berlin

Igor Malinovsky ist Preisträger acht internationaler Wettbewerbe wie des 1. Internationalen Violinwettbewerbs „Madeira-Music-Festival“, des Internationalen Demidov-Wettbewerbs, des Grand Prix beim Diaghilev-Wettbewerbs, des Internationalen Pablo Saraste Wettbewerbs u. v. a.. Seit 2009 ist er Professor an der Hochschule für Musik „Carl Maria von Weber“ in Dresden und lehrte außerdem als Gastprofessor am Conservatorium Superior Barcelona.

649 EUR
09
Mar
2018

March 9th, 2018 - March 11th, 2018
Berlin

Prof. Wolfgang Köhler, geboren in Hofgeismar, erhielt klassischen Klavierunterricht im Alter von acht, klassischen Violinunterricht mit fünfzehn Jahren. Nach seiner Teilnahme am Burghausener Jazzkurs 1977 entwickelte er Interesse an Modern Jazz und gründete mit dem Saxophonisten Allan Praskin die Band "Just Friends". Bei einem Aufenthalt in New York 1980 erhielt Wolfgang Köhler Unterricht von Barry Harris und Ellis Larkins.

 

399 EUR
19
Mar
2018

March 19th, 2018 - March 23rd, 2018
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.”

649 EUR
26
Mar
2018

March 26th, 2018 - March 31st, 2018
Berlin

 

Finnish Violinist Mark Gothoni is the first violinist of the Orpheus Quartet and member of the Mozart Piano Quartet, with which he records exclusively for the German label MDG – Dabringhaus&Grimm. As professor of violin at the University of the Arts Berlin he is giving master classes all over the world and he is head of the chamber music department of the Savonlinna Music Academy in Finland.

649 EUR
02
Apr
2018

April 2nd, 2018 - April 8th, 2018
Berlin

Sergei Nakariakov has broken through more than a few of the perceived boundaries framing the world of the trumpet in classical music. Dubbed "The Paganini of the trumpet" by the Finnish press after a performance at the Korsholm Festival when he was only 13 years old, and in 1997 "Caruso of the Trumpet" by Musik und Theater, Sergei has developed a unique musical voice, which is, much more than a vehicle for astonishing virtuosity.

649 EUR
09
Apr
2018

April 9th, 2018 - April 13th, 2018
Vienna

International Masterclass by Blackmore International Music Academy in collaboration with Società Dante Alighieri Vienna

 

Born in the heart of Siberia, Natalia Prishepenko started her musical education with her mother, Tamara Prischepenko, a famous USSR teacher and her mentor until today. She performed in many venues and won many international competition in the ex-USSR (Wienlawski and All Union competitions) before entering Lübeck’s Musikhochschule in 1989, staying until the end of her studies with David Geringas. In the following years, she won many famous competition prizes (Paganini in 1990, Tokyo in 1992 and Queen Elisabeth in 1993).

599 EUR
16
Apr
2018

April 16th, 2018 - April 21st, 2018
Berlin

Tatjana Masurenko is one of the leading viola players of our time. Her distinctive style is shaped by her expressive playing and her thorough and intensive musical studies. Her charisma and natural stage presence are captivating. 

599 EUR
23
Apr
2018

April 23rd, 2018 - April 29th, 2018
Berlin

A prizewinner in many of the top international competitions such as the Viotti, Busoni and Leeds competitions, it was through his achievement as Silver medallist in the 1978 Tchaikovsky competition in Moscow, the highest award ever achieved by a French pianist in this prestigious competition, that Pascal Devoyon became known around the world. 

649 EUR
03
May
2018

May 3rd, 2018 - May 9th, 2018
Berlin

The cellist Peter Bruns has established an excellent reputation in the international music world as one of Germany’s leading cellists. Born in Berlin, he studied with Professor Peter Vogler at Berlin’s “Hanns Eisler” Academy of Music.

 

649 EUR
21
May
2018

May 21st, 2018 - May 28th, 2018
Berlin

Tomaszewski ist Gründer und Leiter des Kammerorchesters "Kammersolisten der Deutschen Oper Berlin", das seit 1988 eine intensive Konzerttätigkeit ausübt. Seit 1988 leitet er auch die vom Polnischen Kulturministerium unterstützten Musiksommerkurse in Glucholazy. Als Solist in vielen Ländern Europas, in Japan, China und den USA kann er auf zahlreiche Rundfunkaufnahmen und Platteneinspielungen verweisen. 2001 wurde er zum Professor an der Universität der Künste Berlin ernannt.

549 EUR
21
May
2018

May 21st, 2018 - May 26th, 2018
Berlin

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.

599 EUR
21
May
2018

May 21st, 2018 - May 26th, 2018
Berlin

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.

749 EUR
04
Jun
2018

June 4th, 2018 - June 10th, 2018
Berlin

Grigory Gruzman, in Sankt Petersburg geboren, besuchte die spezielle Musikschule für hochbegabte Kinder der Sankt Petersburger Musikhochschule. Während der Schulzeit trat er bereits mehr als 300 Mal in seiner Heimatstadt und in anderen Städten Russlands auf. Sein Studium absolvierte er zunächst an der Musikhochschule Jerusalem und anschließend bei Prof. Vitalij Margulis an der Musikhochschule Freiburg, wo er sowohl die Diplom-Prüfung als auch das Konzertexamen ablegte. Gruzman war Preisträger mit besonderer Auszeichnung beim internationalen Klavierwettbewerb in Monza (Italien) und 1984 Finalist des internationalen Klavierwettbewerbes in Vercelli (Italien).

599 EUR
08
Jun
2018

June 8th, 2018 - June 14th, 2018
Berlin

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.

749 EUR
10
Jun
2018

June 10th, 2018 - June 15th, 2018
Vienna

International Masterclass by Blackmore International Music Academy in collaboration with Società Dante Alighieri 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.

599 EUR
25
Jun
2018

June 25th, 2018 - July 1st, 2018
Berlin

As a soloist and chamber musician, Stefan de Leval Jezierski appears at leading international music festivals in Europe, Asia and North America. He is one of the founding members of the Scharoun Ensemble of Berlin. In addition, he has taught for a number of years in the Orchestra Academy of the Berliner Philharmoniker and as honorary professor at the Shanghai Conservatory.

649 EUR
20
Oct
2018

October 20th, 2018 - October 24th, 2018
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…”.

649 EUR
22
Oct
2018

October 22nd, 2018 - October 27th, 2018
Berlin

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.

599 EUR
05
Nov
2018

November 5th, 2018 - November 11th, 2018
Berlin

Tomaszewski ist Gründer und Leiter des Kammerorchesters "Kammersolisten der Deutschen Oper Berlin", das seit 1988 eine intensive Konzerttätigkeit ausübt. Seit 1988 leitet er auch die vom Polnischen Kulturministerium unterstützten Musiksommerkurse in Glucholazy. Als Solist in vielen Ländern Europas, in Japan, China und den USA kann er auf zahlreiche Rundfunkaufnahmen und Platteneinspielungen verweisen. 2001 wurde er zum Professor an der Universität der Künste Berlin ernannt.

549 EUR
02
Dec
2018

December 2nd, 2018 - December 7th, 2018
Vienna

International Masterclass by Blackmore International Music Academy in collaboration with Società Dante Alighieri 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.

599 EUR
07
Dec
2018

December 7th, 2018 - December 11th, 2018
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
10
Dec
2018

December 10th, 2018 - December 16th, 2018
Berlin

Konstantin Heidrich is the cellist of the Faure Quartett and holds a professorship for cello at Universität der Künste Berlin in Germany. Concerts as soloist brought him to work with renown orchestras and conductors such as Andrea Marcon or Kristjan Järvi. He worked as principle cellist in Rundfunksinfonie-Orchester Berlin and Kammerakademie Potsdam. His students are international prize winners. Konstantin Heidrich gives master classes in Germany, Norway, Singapur, Italy and Brazil.

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.

649 EUR