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15/09/2017

Concerts and events with the premiertone artists

If you're a fan of string quartet music, you will have plenty of opportunities to enjoy yourself this week - we start into our preview with quite a lot of string quartet concerts in all variations!

There is, for example, the Novus String Quartet which is going to play works by Beethoven and Berg at the Beethoven-Haus Bonn on September 23rd. Other quartets, like Meike Bertram's Nomos Quartet or… Read more

07/09/2017

Concerts and events with the premiertone artists

This week, our preview starts in Switzerland where Claudio Bohórquez plays Schumann's Cello Concerto on September 15th. He is accompanied by the Zermatt Festival Orchestra conducted by Christian Zacharias. Kateryna Titova is another artist who appears in a solo concert this week: She plays Beethoven's Triple Concerto in Bonn and Berlin on September 14th and 15th. In a solo recital on September 18th in… Read more

31/08/2017

We are delighted to present a new premiertone website: Have a look a the homepage of Passo Avanti! In this video, the quartet presents itself and its music - have fun :)

31/08/2017

Concerts and events with the premiertone artists

Leaves are beginning to fall outside and more and more orchestras and theatres are starting into the new season of 2017/18 - but still, there are once again plenty of festivals in our preview this week! Claudio Bohórquez has been invited to the Zermatt Music Festival where he'll play Brahms' 2nd String Sextet with the Scharoun Ensemble and Isabelle Faust on September 9th. Also on September 9th, the Trio Gaspard performs at the… Read more

25/08/2017

On August 28th, the renowned ARD Music Competition begins in Munich for the 66th time. We seize this opportunity to recommend the laureate video about Sophie Dartigalongue, who won the second prize in this competition 2013 together with Rie Koyama.

This year, Leonard Fu will take part in the contest as one of 46 young violinist - we keep our fingers crossed, of course!

12/08/2017

Concerts and events with the premiertone artists

The upcoming week starts - musically - with the Trio Karénine: The ensemble plays works by Beethoven, Schumann and Chausson at the Festival de Bourg-Madame in France on August 14th (you can get a small taste of their interpretation of the Schumann trio here). The Novus String Quartet also travels to France to perform in… Read more

01/08/2017

Concerts and events with the premiertone artists

Following some quiet weeks, there are again plenty of concerts with the premiertone artists to announce for the next days! Let's start with violinist Laura Zarina: She plays works by Paganini and Schubert in Frankfurt (Main) on August 12th, accompanied by guitarist Heike Matthiesen. At the Kammermusikfest Kloster Kamp, you can listen to Thorsten Johanns from the 13th of August - he appears at several concerts during this festival. Also on… Read more