Concerts and events

This time, our preview has become a little bit shorter than usually. But of course, it is nevertheless full of concerts worth listening to.

We start with Tomoko Akasaka: She plays at the Bürgenstock Festival in Luzern from February 7th to 11th. The festival takes place with the motto "Contrast - con Tango" and among the other artists are for example Ksenija Sidorova, Miloš Karadaglić and Andreas Ottensamer. Esther Saladin also gives two concerts in Switzerland… Read more


Concerts and events

Let's start in the new preview with some performances of our singers: Sunhae Im stands on stage in Mozart's "The Abduction from the Seraglio" in Salzburg on February 2nd - René Jacobs conducts the Akademie für Alte Musik Berlin. Robert Koller sings the Bach cantata "Christians, engrave this day" BWV 63 in Arlesheim on February 4th and Gerhard Siegel performs in Wagner's "Rhinegold"… Read more


Concerts and events with the premiertone artists

Our new preview begins with Max Bruch: In Berlin, Yulia Deyneka plays his Romance for viola and orchestra in F major on January 26th - and in Karlsruhe, Sophia Jaffé interprets his Scottish Fantasy for violin and orchestra in E-flat major on January 27th. Kateryna Titova also stands on the stage as soloist this week: She interprets Read more


Concerts and events

We begin our first preview of the year with an anniversary: Spectrum Concerts Berlin celebrates its 30th birthday! Both Jens Peter Maintz and Thorsten Johanns will be part of the anniversary (and season-opening) concert on January 22nd: Together with other musicians, they interpret among others the Clarinet Quintet in B minor by Johannes Brahms. Jens Peter… Read more


Concerts and events

It's nearly Christmas, and we have decided to take a little break from the previews over the holidays. For this reason, we have already assembled all concerts and events until January 8th in this preview - among them, of course, lots of Christmas and New Year's Concerts but also many other performances worth listening to.

We begin with Sunhae Im: Together with the Tonkünstler-Orchester Niederösterreich and Andrés Orozco-Estrada, she performs Mahler's Symphony No. 8 on December 18th (St. Pölten), 19th and 20th (Vienna). On December 21st, Read more


Concerts and events with the premiertone artists

Although we are approaching Christmas quite fast, there are only a few Christmas concerts in our preview this week! But of course, if you are feeling like listening to some contemplative music, there are some occasions. Jasmin-Isabel Kühne plays in two Christmas concerts in Reislingen/Wolfsburg (December 12th) and Hanover (December 17th), and Michael Hasel takes part in the Friedberger Advent with the Winds of the Berliner… Read more


The UNESCO decided today that the tradition of organ building and organ music in Germany is part of the intangible cultural heritage. For this event, we chose a video with organ music by László Fassang this week - and it is even a Christmas song you can listen to! 

More videos by László Fassang here.


Concerts and events with the premiertone artists

We already pointed out the International Telekom Beethoven Competition Bonn in our last preview. This week, we are already looking forward to the final of this competition: The event with the three finalists takes place on December 9th and is going to be presented by Daniel Finkernagel, there is also a… Read more


Concerts and events with the premiertone artists

Welcome to the first "Christmas" edition of our preview this year - the upcoming Sunday is the 1st Advent! There are also some Christmassy concerts this week: In Zurich (December 2nd) and Aarau (December 3rd), Robert Koller sings the Christmas Oratorio (I-III) with the Bachkollegium Zurich. Another Christmas Concerto, this one with Jasmin-Isabel Kühne, takes place in Nienburg on December 3rd.

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Concerts and events with the premiertone artists

Tomoko Akasaka and Thorsten Johanns are quite a lot on the move this week: Tomoko Akasaka and her Amaryllis Quartet appear in Solothurn on November 20th, Lübeck on November 21st, Hamburg on November 22nd, Bremen on November 23rd and Icking on November 25th. Except for the last concert in Bremen, the ensemble performs together with Nobuko Imai (viola). Meanwhile, Thorsten Johanns and the Aris Quartet appear in… Read more