Performances

Upcoming Dates 2017 - 2018

30 March – 1 April

Masterclasses at Keshet Eilon

Spring Seminar.
Keshet Eilon Music Center | Eilon, IL


Recording

Production for Gwendolyn's new CD, recorded for Orchid Classics with pianist Simon Bucher. The album includes works by Debussy, Messiaen, Ravel, Stravinsky and Szymanowski.
Budapest | HU


Special Guest for Oli Kehrli's "ZuekunftsNostalgie"

Mahogany Hall | Berne, CH


GAIA Pre-Concert

Schloss Oberhofen | Thun, CH


GAIA Music Festival – Oberhofen, CH

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Jeudredi - Melodien und Geschichten

By invitation of Simon Baumann, Gwendolyn will give a talk with the drummer extraordinaire, and perform pieces from her upcoming album with pianist Simon Bucher.
Generationenhaus | Berne, CH


Burgos International Music Festival

Masterclasses and concerts in collaboration with the City of Burgos and representatives of Summit Music Festival. The programme is geared for intermediate and advanced students in piano, strings and winds, who seek the highest level of professional training in individual and ensemble performance.
Burgos | Burgos, E


Opening Concert in Gwendolyn and Finghin Collins' New Series at the National Concert Hall

Performance with Finghin Collins (piano) and István Várdai (cello).
Kevin Barry Recital Room | Dublin, IRL


Recital with Simon Bucher

Programme includes works by Debussy, Ravel, Messiaen
Klassik im Krafft-Areal
Schopfheim | Baden-Württemberg, D


Concert as Part of Gwendolyn and Finghin Collins' New Series at the National Concert Hall

Performance with Mairéad Hickey, Siobhan Doyle (violins), Martin Moriarty (viola), Chris Ellis (cello), and Gary Beecher (piano).
Kevin Barry Recital Room | Dublin, IRL


ORIGIN live at the Liszt Ferenc Academy of Music

With Gwendolyn's ORIGIN ensemble, featuring Miklós Lukács (cimbalom).
Solti Hall | Budapest, HU


CD Release

Release of Gwendolyn's new CD, recorded for Orchid Classics with pianist Simon Bucher, with works by Debussy, Fauré, Messiaen, Ravel, Stravinsky and Szymanowski.


CD Launch Concert in Switzerland

Gwendolyn's new CD, recorded for Orchid Classics with pianist Simon Bucher, features works by Debussy, Fauré, Messiaen, and Ravel. The unveiling of the recording and the programme can be heard here for the first time.
Yehudi Menuhin Forum | Berne, CH


Three Generations of Irish Virtuosi

National Concert Hall | Dublin, IRL


Concert as Part of Gwendolyn and Finghin Collins' New Series at the National Concert Hall

Kevin Barry Recital Room | Dublin, IRL

Thursday
08 February 2018 | 20:00

​Performance with Ana Chumachenco (violin), Macdara Ó Seireadáin (clarinet), and Finghin Collins (piano)

Friday
09 February 2018

Masterclasses with Ana Chumachenco (violin)


ORIGIN Live at Music for Galway

With Gwendolyn's ORIGIN ensemble including David Tobin, Abigail McDonagh, Fiachra De hOra, Martin Moriarty and Patrick Moriarty.
PorterShed | Galway, IRL
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Concert as Part of Gwendolyn and Finghin Collins' New Series at the National Concert Hall

Recital with Håvard Gimse.
Kevin Barry Recital Room | Dublin, IRL


Closing Concert in Gwendolyn and Finghin Collins' New Series at the National Concert Hall

Performance with Finghin Collins (piano), Roderick Williams (baritone), Gina Maria McGuinness (violin), Blythe Teh Engstroem (viola), Thomas Kaufmann (cello).
Kevin Barry Recital Room | Dublin, IRL


GAIA Music Festival – Oberhofen, CH

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2017 / 2018

Publication of Michaelas Musikhaus, the German-language edition of Michaela's Music House, The Magic of the Violin.

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).


Past Dates 2017

ORIGIN live

With Léa Valentin, Priyanka Ravanelli, Alexina Barbe, Martin Moriarty, Patrick Moriarty, and Massimo Pinca.
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Stauffacher | Berne, CH


Museumsnacht

Programme TBA.
Paul Klee Museum | Berne, CH


Students' Concert

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


Special Guest for Oli Kehrli's "ZuekunftsNostalgie"

Kirche Utzenstorf | Utzenstorf, CH


Special Guest for Oli Kehrli's "ZuekunftsNostalgie"

more information
Stauffacher | Berne, CH


Artist in Residence at Beatus

Daily performances with pianist Simon Bucher. Marianne Mühlemann compères each concert. Programme is announced every evening.
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Beatus | Merligen, CH


ORIGIN Concerts in the Netherlands

With Inge Bergenhuizen, Emma Roijackers, Ana Isabel Matias Pires (violins), Martin Moriarty (viola), Patrick Moriarty (cello), Yussif Barakat (bass).

Thursday
26 January 2017 | 20:00

Kasteel de Vanenburg, Vanenburgerallee 13 | Putten

Friday
27 January 2017 | 20:15

Beaufort Huis, Woudenbergseweg 70 | Austerlitz (bij Zeist)

Saturday
28 January 2017 | 20:00

Waalse Kerk, Walenpleintje 159 | Amsterdam


GAIA Festival de Musique de Chambre, Genève – Geneva, CH

In collaboration with the Haute École de Musique de Genève, Gwendolyn is artistic director of the second edition of the Festival that brings faculty members, students and alumni together for performances. The Festival encompasses ten chamber music concerts.
Grande Salle, Conservatoire de Musique | Place Neuve, Geneva, CH
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Friday
20 January 2017 | 18:00

Shostakovich: Five pieces for Two Violins and Piano, with Marie-Annick Nicolas and Audrey Vigoureux.

Saturday
21 January 2017 | 20:00

Chausson: Concerto Op. 21 in D major for Violin, Piano and String Quartet, with Cédric Pescia (piano) and Quatuor Ernest.

Sunday
22 January 2017 | 19:00

Enesco: Octet for Strings Op. 7, with Matthias Buchholz (viola) a.o.


NCH Chamber Music Gathering

Performance of Mendelssohn Octet with, amongst others, Ioana Petcu-Colan, Patrick Rafter and Cian Ó Dúill.
The Studio, National Concert Hall | Dublin, IRL
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ORIGIN DELUXE Released Today

ORIGIN is re-released in a deluxe, digital edition. It includes a bonus piece: Camille Saint-Saëns’ “Danse Macabre”. ORIGIN DELUXE is available at Naxos, and digitally on most platforms.