Preview: January 07-13, 2019


The premiertone team wishes all readers of our blog a happy, healthy and successful year 2019! With many exciting events, unforgettable concerts, great festivals and interesting masterclasses scheduled this year, we start the new week with the first preview of this year.

The Hamburg Camerata with Leonard Fu begins the year with a New Year's Tour: The ensemble will be performing in Bremen, Cologne and Hechingen this week. Sophia Jaffé gives a concert on Sunday at the Royal College of Musicin Manchester. Here she plays Mozart's Sinfonia concertante. On the same day, Nils Mönkemeyer and William Youn play a duo concertin Hellerup. The string quartet of the Staatskapelle Berlin with Yulia Deyneka plays the first part of Brahms cycle in the Berlin Boulezsaal on January 12. Also on Saturday, cellist Judith Ermertwill be performing a recital in Antwerp. Together with the pianist Sylvia Thereza she is going to interpret works by Beethoven, Schumann and Brahms.

"Weltklasse in Sils"is the name of a special event on January 9 in Sils, where pianistJoseph-Maurice Weder will play works by Giger, Schumann, Dubugnon and Liszt. In the Philadelphia, Peter Donohoe plays a concert on Friday with the Vox Ama Deus Orchestra under the title "Gershwin Forever". Kateryna Titova will give three piano duo concertswith Edgar Wiersocki from January 11 to 13 in Hohenprießnitz, Hamburg and Dornach.

On the 12th and 13th of January theFlute Daystake place in Munich. Here Aldo Baerten will give two recitals. The Ensemble Passo Avanti will be on stage with their concert “Alte Meister neu arrangiert”on Friday and Saturday in Papenburg and Verl.

At the Opera National du Rhin in Strasbourg, Hossein Pishkar will perform Tchaikovsky's "Swan Lake"with the Orchester Philharmonique de Strasbourg from January 10 on. Daniel Raiskin will be conducting two concerts of the Winnipeg Symphony Orchestraon January 11 and 12. Works by Bach and Schumann are part of the program. The Federal Youth Orchestraunder Hermann Bäumer gives concerts in Schweinfurt, Bonn and Coesfeld from the 11th to 13thof January. They are going to play music by Bernstein, Kraft and Stravinsky.

Information about the single events can be found on the websites of the artists.