Performances

Upcoming Dates 2018 - 2020

Masterclasses in Seoul

IPAC Music Academy | Seoul, KR
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FLAME with Simon Bucher - the New Year's Concert

Programme from the album "FLAME" with Simon Bucher (piano).
Burgerspittel |Berne, CH
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FLAME with Simon Bucher

Programme from the album "FLAME" with Simon Bucher (piano).
Private concert, invitation only.
Bellevue | Berne, CH


ORIGIN Live in the Netherlands - Wageningen

With Pieter van Loenen, Ernst Jan Vos, André Felipe Lima (violins), Martin Moriarty (viola), Renate Apperloo (cello), Jesse Feves (double bass).
Theater Junushoff | Wageningen, NL
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Surprise!

With Simon Bucher (piano). More coming soon...
Berne | CH


Artist in Residence at Beatus

Beatus | Merligen, CH

Tuesday
15 January 2019

With Oli Kehrli (Chanson)


ORIGIN Live in the Netherlands - Reeuwijk, Recum

With Pieter van Loenen, Ernst Jan Vos, André Felipe Lima (violins), Martin Moriarty (viola), Renate Apperloo (cello), Servaas Jessen (double bass).
De Brug | Reeuwijk, NL
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Live Performance for the Netherlands' Radio 4

Performance and Interview on "De Klassieken" with Ab Nieuwdorp. Works from Gwendolyn's ORIGIN Live programme.
Hilversum | NL
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Students' Concert

Gwendolyn's students perform with Tomasz Domański (piano).
Musiksalon Junkerngasse | Berne, CH


West Side Story

With Melisma Quartet
ETH | Zurich, CH
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Recital and Talk

Wine and Violin Hegedűkészítők Szalonja (lutherie exhibition) with Éva Szalai (piano).
Fonó Budai Zeneház | Budapest, HU


FLAME with Simon Bucher

Programme from the album "FLAME" with Simon Bucher (piano).
Sattler, Mittelstrasse 15 | Berne, CH


ORIGIN Live in the Netherlands - Schouwburg Cuijk

With Pieter van Loenen, Ernst Jan Vos, André Felipe Lima (violins), Martin Moriarty (viola), Renate Apperloo (cello), Servaas Jessen (double bass).
Schouwburg Cuijk | Cuijk, NL
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The Züri West Show

With Oli Kehrli (chanson).
Dachstock, Reitschule | Berne, CH


West Side Story

With Melisma Quartet
Druckerei | Baden, CH


ORIGIN Live in Italy - Como

With Abigail McDonagh, Priyanka Ravanelli, Ernst Jan Vos (violins), Tonino Giuliano (viola), Patrick Moriarty (cello), Massimo Pinca (double bass).
Teatro Como | Como, IT


FLAME with Simon Bucher at Budapest Spring Festival

Programme from the album "FLAME" with Simon Bucher (piano).
Budapesti Tavaszi Fesztivál / Budapest Spring Festival
Urania National Theatre | Budapest, HU
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Preview Performance of GAIA Music Festival

Private concert, invitation only.
Seepark Hotel | Thun, CH
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GAIA Music Festival – Oberhofen, CH

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Violin Masterclasses and Concerts

Kronberg | D


Kuhmo Chamber Music Festival

Kuhmo | FI


ORIGIN Live at Klassz a Parton

Balaton | HU
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National Concert Hall International Master Course

The inaugural edition of international masterclasses, chamber music concerts and participation artistically directed by Gwendolyn Masin and Finghin Collins (piano). Faculty includes Kirill Troussov (violin), Maxim Rysanov (viola), and Miklós Perényi (cello)
National Concert Hall | Dublin, IRL


The Secret Garden Party III

With a unique line-up including Simon Bucher (piano), Oli Kehrli (voice) and ...? Official unveiling on the day.
Invitation only.
Junkerngasse | Berne, CH


New Series Curated by Gwendolyn Masin

Kultur Casino | Berne, CH
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2019/2020

Premiere and CD release of Don Li's Flexuose Sphere, commissioned by and dedicated to Gwendolyn Masin. With Lionel Gafner (eb) and Julian Sartorius (dm).


New Series Curated by Gwendolyn Masin

Kultur Casino | Berne, CH
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New Series Curated by Gwendolyn Masin

Kultur Casino | Berne, CH
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GAIA Music Festival – Oberhofen, CH

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New Series Curated by Gwendolyn Masin

Kultur Casino | Berne, CH
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Past Dates 2018

Special Guest for Oli Kehrli's "ZuekunftsNostalgie"

Tickets are very limited and only available at the venue in advance.
Kreissaal | Berne, CH


ORIGIN Live in the Netherlands - Rotterdam

With Pieter van Loenen, Ernst Jan Vos, André Felipe Lima (violins), Martin Moriarty (viola), Renate Apperloo (cello), Servaas Jessen (double bass).
Concertstichting Hillegersberg.
Hillegondakerk | Rotterdam, NL
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Masterclasses and Concert in Seoul

IPAC Music Academy | Seoul, KR
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Saturday
06 October 2018 | 19:00

Recital including works by Debussy, Franck, and Mozart. With Vincent de Vries (piano).


FLAME with Simon Bucher

Programme from the album "FLAME" with Simon Bucher (piano).
Private concert, invitation only.
Delta Park |Thun, CH


FLAME with Simon Bucher

Programme from the album "FLAME" with Simon Bucher (piano).

Debussy: Sonata for Violin and Piano in G minor L140
de Falla: from «Siete canciones populares españolas»
Messiaen: «Thème et Variations» for Violin and Piano
Fauré: «Après un rêve» Opus 7/1 for Violin and Piano
de Falla: «Danse Espagnole no. 1» from «La vida breve»
Boulanger: «Nocturne» for Violin and Piano
Fauré: «Morceau de lecture» for Violin and Piano
Debussy: «Beau soir» for Violin and Piano
Ravel: Violinsonate no. 2 in G Major for Violin and Piano
Stauffacher | Berne, CH
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Broadcast of GAIA Music Festival 2018 on SRF 2 Kultur

Broadcast of the live concert at GAIA from 5 May 2018 on SRF 2 Kultur's "Im Konzertsaal"

Giacomo Puccini (1858–1924)
"Crisantemi" for String Quartet

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756–1791)
Piano Concerto in A Major KV 414
Version for Piano and String Quartet

Ernest Chausson (1855–1899)
Concert for Piano, Violin, and String Quartet in D Major op. 21
Performers

Violin: Gwendolyn Masin
Quatuor Ernest (Violin: Stanislas Gosset, Clara Chartré; Viola:
Thomas Levier; Violoncello: Clément Dami)

Piano: Cédric Pescia, Marianna Shirinyan
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Classical Music and Chanson

With Oli Kehrli (Chansonnier)
Talgut | Ittigen, CH
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The Secret Garden Party II

With a unique line-up including  Simon Bucher (piano), Oli Kehrli (voice), Shirley Grimes (voice), Lady Gomorrah (voice), Menic (voice), Jacob Stickelberger (voice), Stephanie Szanto (voice), Marina Whitcher (voice/performance), Salma Flügel (cello), Maximilian Grossenbacher (cello/bass), Philipp Moll (bass), Wolfgang Zwiauer (bass), Jürg Halter (readings/slam), Sandra Künzi (performance), Daniel Woodtli (trumpet), Jonas Tschanz (saxophone), Julien Paillard (accordeon), Claude Eichenberger (voice), Samuel Baur (percussion), David Brühlmann (voice/bodhrán), Jenny & Housi Wittlin (voice/guitar), Fernando Viani (piano), Tanja Collete von Erlach (voice), Luc Balmer (violin), Martin Diem (guitar).
Invitation only.
Junkerngasse | Berne, CH


Masterclasses and Performances at ClaZZ Music Festival

Arcidosso | IT
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Monday
16 July 2018 | 21:30

Brahms: Piano Trio in B major with Uri Vardi (cello) and
Irina Nuzova (piano)
Teatro degli Unanimi | IT

Saturday
21 July 2018 | 21:30

Works by Bloch, Bartók and Shostakovich
Teatro degli Unanimi | IT

Sunday
22 July 2018 | 21:30

Vivaldi: Concerto for Four Violins in B minor, RV 580 with the Clazz Chamber Orchestra
Teatro degli Unanimi | IT


Masterclasses and Recital in Lisbon

Places are limited. To apply, please write to: escolademusica@colegiomoderno.pt
Escola de Música do Colégio Moderno
Lisbon | PT
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Saturday
07 July 2018 | 21:00

Recital with Jill Lawson (piano). Programme includes works by Bartók, Bloch, Franck and Ravel.
Palácio Foz, Lisbon | PT


Masterclasses and Concerts in L'Auberson

Places are limited. To apply, please write to: masterclassgwendolynmasin@gmail.com
L'Auberté, Grand'Rue 63, 1454 Auberson | CH
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Private Concert

Berne | CH


Production for Gwendolyn's new EP with pianist Simon Bucher. The album includes works by Boulanger, Fauré and Vecsey.
Berne | CH


Broadcast of GAIA Music Festival 2018 on SRF 2 Kultur

Broadcast of the live concert at GAIA from 5 May 2018 on SRF 2 Kultur's "Im Konzertsaal"

Giacomo Puccini (1858–1924)
"Crisantemi" for String Quartet

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756–1791)
Piano Concerto in A Major KV 414
Version for Piano and String Quartet

Ernest Chausson (1855–1899)
Concert for Piano, Violin, and String Quartet in D Major op. 21

Performers
Violin: Gwendolyn Masin
Quatuor Ernest (Violin: Stanislas Gosset, Clara Chartré; Viola: Thomas Levier; Violoncello: Clément Dami)
Piano: Cédric Pescia, Marianna Shirinyan
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Recording and Filming

Production for Gwendolyn's new EP with pianist Simon Bucher. The album includes works by Boulanger, Fauré and Vecsey.
Berne | CH


GAIA Music Festival – Oberhofen, CH

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Preview Performance of GAIA Music Festival

Private concert, invitation only.
With Cedric Pescia (piano) and Quatuor Ernest.

Ravel: Sonata for Violin and Piano no. 2
Chausson: Concerto for Violin, Piano and String Quartet, Op. 21 in D major

Zentrum Paul Klee | Berne, CH
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Buchpräsentation "Michaelas Musikhaus"

Presentation and performances by Gwendolyn's students to celebrate the publication of Michaelas Musikhaus, the German-language edition of Michaela's Music House, The Magic of the Violin, published by Müller & Schade. Buy the book here.
Müller & Schade, Moserstrasse 16 | Berne, CH


Masterclasses at the Royal Irish Academy of Music

Dublin | IRL
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The International Chamber Music Series at the NCH, curated by Gwendolyn Masin and Finghin Collins

Closing concert with Finghin Collins (piano), Roderick Williams (baritone), Gina Maria McGuinness (violin), Blythe Teh Engstroem (viola), Thomas Kaufmann (cello).

Schubert: Schwanengesang (extracts)
Mendelssohn: Six songs arranged by Roderick Williams for baritone and string quartet
Schumann: Piano Quintet in E flat major, Op. 44

Kevin Barry Recital Room | Dublin, IRL
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The Super-Secret Sessions - FLAME

Programme from the album "FLAME" with Simon Bucher (piano).
Tickets are very limited and only available at the venue in advance.
Kreissaal | Berne, CH


Preview Performance of GAIA Music Festival

Private concert, invitation only.
With Cedric Pescia (piano) and Quatuor Ernest.

Ravel: Sonata for Violin and Piano no. 2
Chausson: Concerto for Violin, Piano and String Quartet, Op. 21 in D major

Schweizerhof | Berne, CH
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Concerts in Lithuania

With Gleb Pysniak (cello) and Baiba Osina (piano).

Schumann: Fantasiestücke Op. 73
Ravel: Sonata for Violin and Piano no. 2
Händel/Halvorsen: Passacaglia
Tchaikovsky: Piano Trio in A minor Op. 50

Friday
23 March 2018

Klapeida Concert Hall, Klapeida

Saturday
24 March 2018

Performance under the patronage of the Dutch Embassy, Vilnius

Sunday
25 March 2018

Užutrakio Dvaras, Vilnius


Performance in Splendor, Amsterdam

With Emmy Storms (violin), Martin Moriarty (viola), Johan van Iersel (cello), and Robert Kulek (piano).

Brahms: Quintet in f minor Op. 34
Fauré: Quartet no.1 in c minor Op. 15
Fauré: Morceau de Lecture
Fauré: Quintet no.1 in d minor Op. 89

Splendor | Nieuwe Uilenburgerstraat 116, Amsterdam, NL
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Video Shoot in Kultur Casino Bern

Gwendolyn plays for Kultur Casino Bern's new music application featuring some of Berne's most established musicians and artists.
Kultur Casino | Berne, CH
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ORIGIN Live at Music for Galway

With Gwendolyn's ORIGIN ensemble featuring alumni of the Young European Strings School of Music: David Tobin, Abigail McDonagh, Fiachra De hOra (violins), Martin Moriarty (viola), Patrick Moriarty (cello), Malachy Robinson (bass).
PorterShed | Galway, IRL
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The International Chamber Music Series at the NCH, curated by Gwendolyn Masin and Finghin Collins

Recital with Håvard Gimse.

Debussy: Beau Soir
Boulanger: Nocturne
Fauré: Piano Sonata in A, No. 1, Op. 13
Fauré: Après un rêve
Ravel: Tzigane
Grieg: Four Pieces for Piano
Prokofiev: Sonata for violin and piano, Op. 80

Kevin Barry Recital Room | Dublin, IRL
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Veröffentlichung "Michaelas Musikhaus"

Publication of Michaelas Musikhaus, the German-language edition of Michaela's Music House, The Magic of the Violin, published by Müller & Schade.
Müller & Schade, Moserstrasse 16 | Berne, CH
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Performance at the Cziffra Festival

With the Cziffra Chamber Orchestra and János Balázs (piano).
Programme includes virtuoso violin works by Bloch and Ravel.
MOM Kulturális Központ | Budapest, HU


The International Chamber Music Series at the NCH, curated by Gwendolyn Masin and Finghin Collins

Kevin Barry Recital Room | Dublin, IRL
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Wednesday
07 February 2018 | 19:30

​Performance with Kirill Troussov (violin), Cian Ó Dúill (viola), Macdara Ó Seireadáin (clarinet), and Finghin Collins (piano).

Mozart: Sonata in B flat major K. 378 for piano and violin
Poulenc: Sonata for clarinet and piano in B flat
Shostakovich: Duos for two violins and piano
Widmann: Fantasie for clarinet
Dvořák: Terzetto for two violins and viola
Khachaturian: Trio for clarinet, violin and piano

Thursday
08 February 2018 | 10:00

Masterclasses with Kirill Troussov (violin)


FLAME with Simon Bucher

Private concert, invitation only.
Programme from the album "FLAME" with Simon Bucher (piano) and Alicia López (flamenco).

Debussy: Sonata for Violin and Piano in G minor L140
Stravinsky: «Berceuse» for Violin and Piano from «The Firebird »
de Falla: from «Siete canciones populares españolas» Fauré: «Après un rêve» Opus 7/1 for Violin and Piano
Messiaen: «Thème et Variations» for Violin and Piano
de Falla: «Danse Espagnole no. 1» from «La vida breve»
Szymanovsky: «Chant de Roxane» for Violin and Piano from the Opera «King Roger»
Debussy: «Beau Soir» for Violin and Piano
Ravel: Violinsonate no. 2 in G Major for Violin and Piano

Yehudi-Menuhin-Forum | Berne, CH


Students' Concert

Gwendolyn's students perform with chamber-music partners.
Musiksalon Junkerngasse | Berne, CH


Solo Performance

Private concert, invitation only.
Bellevue | Berne, CH


Recital

With Simon Bucher (piano). Programme includes works by Bartók, Beethoven, Bloch, Brahms, Ravel.
Donzdorf Castle | Göppingen, Baden-Württemberg, D