Performances

Z1 A1700 Gwendolyn Masin

String Quintet Concert as Part of 150 Years Old City of Berne

Das Wesen der Schönheit ist die Einheit in der Vielfalt. - Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy
Programme celebrating community and mutual support. Performance of string quintets by Brahms, Mendelssohn and Ysaÿe. With Jiska Lambrecht (violin), Martin Moriarty and Darryl Bachmann (violas), Tommaso Verlinghieri (cello).

Festsaal, Erlacherhof | Bern, CH

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International Music Festival Koblenz

With Nicolas Dautricourt, Alexander Sitkovetsky, Tianwa Yang / Violins
Eivind Holtsmark Ringstad, Lech Antonio Uszynski / Violas
László Fenyö, Benedict Kloeckner / Violoncellos
Programme includes works the octets by Enescu and Mendelssohn.

Spiegelsaal, Namedy Castle | DE
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Gwendolyn's Bridge Club #6

An evening of music and conversation on the theme of "Folksongs" led by special guest, Jörg Scheller. Music by Alexander Glazunov, performed by Gwendolyn Masin and Jiska Lambrecht (violins), Martin Moriarty (viola), Tommaso Verlinghieri and Sandro Meszaros (cellos), and a special appearance by cellist Cliodhna Ní Aodháin.

Villa Stucki | Berne, CH

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Kultur Höck im Klee

Performance with Oli Kehrli, Pedro Lenz, Lisa Catena, Reto Zumstein, and Lukas Iselin.

Zentrum Paul Klee | Berne, CH
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Broadcast of GAIA Music Festival 2022 on SRF 2 Kultur "Im Konzertsaal"

Broadcast of "Hand in Hand" that took place on 6 May 2022 at GAIA

Die Familien Mozart und Smetana


Leopold Mozart (1719–1787) / Wolfgang Amadé Mozart (1756–1791)

Menuette aus «Nannerls Notenbuch»
Menuett in F (Leopold Mozart)
Menuett in D (Kopiert von L. Mozart, komponiert von W.A. Mozart)

Eine Klavierfassung des Menuetts I aus der Violinsonate Nr. 2 in D, KV 7

Menuett in F (Kopiert von L. Mozart, komponiert von W.A. Mozart)

Eine Klavierfassung des dritten Satzes von Leopolds Serenade in D und des Menuetts II aus dem dritten Satz von Wolfgangs Violinsonate Nr. 1 in C
Vera Kooper


Wolfgang Amadé Mozart (1756–1791)

Duo für Violine und Bratsche in G-Dur KV 423

I. Allegro

II. Adagio

III. Rondeau. Allegro
Kirill Troussov, Markus Fleck


Franz Xaver Mozart (1791–1844)

Lieder für Bariton und Klavier

An den Abendstern op. 27/1

Klage an den Mond op. 9/3

Der Schmetterling auf einem Vergissmeinnicht op. 9/4

Das Finden op. 27/2
Wolf Matthias Friedrich, Vera Kooper


Wolfgang Amadé Mozart (1756–1791)

Abendempfindung KV 523
Wolf Matthias Friedrich, Vera Kooper


«Per questa bella mano» 
Konzertarie für Bariton, Bass und Ensemble KV 612
Wolf Matthias Friedrich, Clémence de Forceville, Jiska Lambrecht, Martin Moriarty, Flurin Cuonz, Lars Schaper


Bedřich Smetana (1824–1884)

Souvenir de Boheme en forme de Polkas op. 13 
für Klavier
Alexandra Troussova


Kateřina Smetanová Kolářová (1827–1859)

Polka 
für Klavier
Alexandra Troussova


Bedřich Smetana (1824–1884)

Pensée Fugitives 
für Klavier
Alexandra Troussova


Bedřich Smetana (1824–1884)

Klaviertrio g-moll op. 15

I. Moderato assai

II. Allegro, ma non agitato – Alternativo

a) Andante-Alternativo

b) Maestoso 

III. Finale: Presto
Gwendolyn Masin, Benedict Klöckner, Vera Kooper

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Cocktail für die Musen #5

Curated by Gwendolyn Masin
Global Beats

Jütz |
Isa Kurz: vocals, accordion, dulcimer, violin; Philipp Moll: double bass, vocals; Daniel Woodtli: trumpet, flugelhorn, vocals

AND

Miklós Lukács, cimbalom

AND

Yurodny |

Oleg Ponomarev: violin; Adrian Hart: violin; Cora Venus Lunny: violin, viola; Kate Ellis: cello; Nick Roth: saxophones; Colm O’Hara: trombone; Dave Redmond: double bass; Phil Macmullan: drums

Casino Bern | Berne, CH
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Baby, I Got the Blues

Recital as part of El­fenau­Park Kul­tur with Caspar Vos (pn).
PROGRAMME:
Claude Debussy: Sonata for violin and piano
Aaron Copland – Rodeo, Hoe Down & Ukelele Serenade
Kurt Weill: Three Penny Opera, Seven Pieces, arranged by Stefan Frenkl for violin and piano
George Gershwin: Songbook for solo piano
Maurice Ravel: Violin Sonata No. 2
Fazil Say: Summertime
George Gershwin / I. Frolov: Concert Fantasy on themes from Gershwin’s Porgy and Bess

Elfenauweg 50 | Berne, CH

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Baby, I Got the Blues

Recital as part of El­fenau­Park Kul­tur with Caspar Vos (pn).
PROGRAMME:
Claude Debussy: Sonata for violin and piano
Aaron Copland – Rodeo, Hoe Down & Ukelele Serenade
Kurt Weill: Three Penny Opera, Seven Pieces, arranged by Stefan Frenkl for violin and piano
George Gershwin: Songbook for solo piano
Maurice Ravel: Violin Sonata No. 2
Fazil Say: Summertime
George Gershwin / I. Frolov: Concert Fantasy on themes from Gershwin’s Porgy and Bess

Elfenauweg 50 | Berne, CH

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Baby, I Got the Blues

Recital as part of ReeuwijkKlassiek with Caspar Vos (pn).
PROGRAMME:
Claude Debussy: Sonata for violin and piano
Aaron Copland – Rodeo, Hoe Down & Ukelele Serenade
Kurt Weill: Three Penny Opera, Seven Pieces, arranged by Stefan Frenkl for violin and piano
George Gershwin: Songbook for solo piano
Maurice Ravel: Violin Sonata No. 2
Fazil Say: Summertime
George Gershwin / I. Frolov: Concert Fantasy on themes from Gershwin’s Porgy and Bess

Concertzaal 'De Brug' | Reeuwijk, NL

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Baby, I Got the Blues

Recital with Caspar Vos (pn).
PROGRAMME:
Claude Debussy: Sonata for violin and piano
Aaron Copland – Rodeo, Hoe Down & Ukelele Serenade
Kurt Weill: Three Penny Opera, Seven Pieces, arranged by Stefan Frenkl for violin and piano
George Gershwin: Songbook for solo piano
Maurice Ravel: Violin Sonata No. 2
Fazil Say: Summertime
George Gershwin / I. Frolov: Concert Fantasy on themes from Gershwin’s Porgy and Bess

Bovenzaal, Theater Vrijthof Maastricht | Maastricht, NL

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Cocktail für die Musen #6

Curated by Gwendolyn Masin
An evening with a very special guest and Gwendolyn's ORIGIN.
Details to be revealed soon...

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

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Z1 A2657 Gwendolyn Masin

Recital with Vera Kooper

Burgerspittel |Berne, CH

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Czech Touches of Music International Music Festival

Bohuslav Martinů: Czech Rhapsody for violin and orchestra H.337.
With Slovak State Philharmonic Košice, conducted by Wojciech Rodek.
Lichtenstein Palace, Martinů Hall, Prague | CZ
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Past Dates 2022

Broadcast of Concerts in Amsterdam on NPO Radio 4 "Avondconcert"

Broadcast of "Hommage aan Herman Krebbers". Concert and interview took place on 18 September 2022 in Amsterdam

With Francesca Ajossa (org) and Vera Kooper (pn)

Tomaso Vitali: Chaconne
Johannes Brahms: Sonata Op. 108, no. 3 in D minor
César Franck: Violin Sonata in A major
Maurice Ravel: Tzigane

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Hommage aan Herman Krebbers

Recital with Vera Kooper (pn) and Francesca Ajossa (org).

PROGRAMME:
2:15 pm
Johannes Brahms: Sonata Op. 108, no. 3 in D minor
Tomaso Vitali: Chaconne

4:15 pm
César Franck: Violin Sonata in A major
Maurice Ravel: Tzigane
Het Orgelpark, Amsterdam | NL
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Sunday
18 September 2022 | 16:15

see programme division above


Two Concerts, One Night. With Wolfgang Zwiauer, Oli Kehrli and Lukas Iselin

The Underdeck with Wolfgang Zwiauer / Trio Performance with Oli Kehrli and Lukas Iselin
Explorations between baroque and the contemporary, groove and
minimalism. Programme includes works by Bach, Biber and Satie.
With Wolfgang Zwiauer (bass).
AND
A walk through ten years of chansons with Oli Kehrli (vocal, gtr) and Lukas Iselin (pn, acc).
Nydeggkirche | Bern, CH


The Secret Garden Party V

This year's line-up revealed on the day.
Invitation only.
Junkerngasse | Berne, CH


National Concert Hall International Master Course

The fourth edition of international masterclasses, chamber music concerts and participation founded and artistically directed by Gwendolyn Masin and Finghin Collins (piano). With Mihaela Martin (violin), Lars Anders Tomter (viola), Frans Helmerson (cello). Applications deadline 4th May 2022.
National Concert Hall | Dublin, IRL
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An Imaginary Tale of Love and Music - Recital with Finghin Collins

Claude Debussy:         Sonata
Claude Debussy:        Beau Soir 
Lili Boulanger:              Nocturne
Francis Poulenc:          Sonata   
Maurice Ravel:             Tzigane
Kulturschür UPtown | Bern, CH


Gwendolyn's Bridge Club #5

An early evening concert with works by Mendelssohn and Shostakovich. By and with Gwendolyn Masin and Jiska Lambrecht (violins), Martin Moriarty and Darryl Bachmann (violas), Tommaso Verlinghieri (cello), Ivan Bašić (pn).
Äussere Baselstrasse 397, Riehen | Basel, CH
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Research and Production for "The Journey"

With Lükas Bärfuss, Abigel Kralik, Ágnes Langer, Mathis Rochat, Ditta Rohmann, Dávid Csuti, Söndörgő, Miklós Lukács, János Fejér, Lilla Liszkay.
Budapest | CH


Storioni Festival

Eindhoven | NL


Music Instrument Fund of Ireland Auditions

Applications welcome.
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Studio Recording

Eugène Ysaÿe's String Quintet with Jiska Lambrecht (vln), Markus Fleck and Martin Moriarty (vla), Patrick Moriarty (vlc). Production in collaboration with SRF2, GAIA Music Festival and Orchid Classics.
Tonmeister: Andreas Werner
Studio Zürich Brunnenhof | CH| NL


Studio Recording

"Tango" by Poldowski with Vera Kooper (pn). Production in collaboration with SRF2, GAIA Music Festival and Orchid Classics.
Tonmeister: Moritz Wetter
Studio Zürich Brunnenhof | CH


GAIA Music Festival – Oberhofen, CH

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Chamber Music Concert

Concert with Vera Kooper (pn), Tommaso Verlinghieri (cello).
Antonín Dvorák: Dumka und Furiant für Klavier Solo, Op. 12
Josef Suk: Serenade villageoise für Klavier Solo
Otilie Suková: Drei Klavierstücke für Klavier Solo
Johannes Brahms: Sonate für Violine und Klavier no. 3 Op. 108
Poldowksi: Tango Bedřich Smetana Klaviertrio Op. 15
Tickets available at entry.
Schneckenmannstr. 8, Zürich | CH


The Exhale Online - Final Day of Online Teaching

A Holistic Approach to Inspiring your Well-being as a Musician
International Master Course
(Hosted by Lived Experience)
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Gwendolyn's Bridge Club #4 - "Autography"

An evening of music and conversation on the theme of "Autography". With works by Ysaÿe, Brahms and Mendelssohn. By and with Gwendolyn Masin and Jiska Lambrecht (violins), Martin Moriarty and Darryl Bachmann (violas), Tommaso Verlinghieri (cello). Special guests, Urs Peter Schneider (piano, composition) and Marc Kilchenmann (bassonist, composer, publisher, curator, moderator).
Save your seat at the table here.
Villa Stücki | Berne, CH


Hommage aan Herman Krebbers

Recital with Vera Kooper (pn).
PROGRAMME:
Peter-Jan Wagemans: Great Expectations: Op. 26
Johannes Brahms: Sonata Op. 108, no. 3 in D minor
César Franck: Violin Sonata in A major
Maurice Ravel: Tzigane
’t Mosterdzaadje
Santpoort-Noord | NL
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Hommage aan Herman Krebbers

Recital with Vera Kooper (pn).
PROGRAMME:
Peter-Jan Wagemans: Great Expectations: Op. 26
Johannes Brahms: Sonata Op. 108, no. 3 in D minor
César Franck: Violin Sonata in A major
Maurice Ravel: Tzigane
De Kleine Zaal om de Hoek | Naarden, NL
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Cocktail für die Musen #4

Curated by Gwendolyn Masin
Carnival of the Animals
Text by Simon Jäggi.
"The Father", played by Dominique Jann.
With children from Konsi Bern's Tiger Bande and Moving Strings.
Ensemble: Droujelub Yanakiev, Anna Spina, Eva Lüthi, Matteo Burci, Vera Kooper, Igor Andreev, Livia Gucanin, Gábor Horváth, Oliver Schär, Wanja Haldemann.
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Casino Bern | Berne, CH


Gwendolyn's Bridge Club #3 - "Family"

An evening of music and conversation on the theme of "Family". With works by Brahms and Mendelssohn. By and with Gwendolyn Masin and Jiska Lambrecht (violins), Martin Moriarty and Darryl Bachmann (violas), Tommaso Verlinghieri (cello), and Susan Thieme (moderator).
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Villa Stücki | Berne, CH