Sunday, 29_04_2018 11 a.m. | Festsaal im Münchner Künstlerhaus | 6th Chamber Music Concert 29-04-18

Masterpieces V "Jewish Sound Art"

Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy

Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy, born in 1809 as the son of a banker and grandson of philosopher Moses Mendelssohn, whipped up a storm of enthusiasm, when only 17, with his incidental music for Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream. With a performance...  more

Capriccio in E minor for two Violins, Viola and Violoncello, Opus 81,3

Viktor Ullmann

Viktor Ullmann, composer, pianist, choirmaster, conductor and music critic, was one of the victims from among the Prague German Jewish musicians in World War II. He was born on January 1st 1898 in Tesin, where he also began his studies. From 1914...  more

Quartet for Two Violins, Viola and Violoncello No. 3, Opus 46

Erwin Schulhoff

Born on June 8, 1894 in Prague Died on August 8, 1942 in Würzburg  more

Five Pieces for String Quartet

Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy

Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy, born in 1809 as the son of a banker and grandson of philosopher Moses Mendelssohn, whipped up a storm of enthusiasm, when only 17, with his incidental music for Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream. With a performance...  more

String Quartet in F minor, Opus 80

 

Philharmonic String Quartet

Bernhard Metz, violin

Bernhard Metz was born in Saarbrücken and took his first violin lessons at the Pflüger Foundation, headed by Wolfgang Marschner, in Freiburg. While still in secondary school, he also studied with Roman Nodel in Mannheim and Rainer Kussmaul in...  more

Clément Courtin, violin

Born in the French city of Lille, the musician began playing the violin at the age of eight; from 1995 to 1997 he studied in Paris with Suzanne Gessner. After that Clément Courtin joined Igor Oistrakh's class in Brussels, where, after studying for...  more

Konstantin Sellheim, viola

Konstantin Sellheim is among the most sought-after instrumentalists of his generation. After studying violin with Prof. Atila Aydintan at Hannover University of Music and Theatre, in 1996 he began viola studies with Volker Worlitzsch from the...  more

Manuel von der Nahmer, cello

A native of Wuppertal, the musician took his first cello lessons at the age of nine. After winning three federal prizes at the "Jugend musiziert" competition and first prize at the international "Charles Hennen" Chamber Music Competition in the...  more