New York: MERLIN ENSEMBLE

  • Austrian Cultural Forum New York 11 Est 52nd Street New York, NY 10022 United States

Martin Walch (Violin)
Till A.Körber (Piano)
Luis Zorita (Violoncello)

ABOUT THE ARTISTS

The Merlin Ensemble Wien was founded in 1991.This circle of musicians around the "Chamber Orchestra of Europe" has the aim to combine chamber music programs and music -dramatic projects with german speaking actors like Hermann Beil, Peter Matic, Martin Schwab, Karl Markovics and Ulrich Matthes, on the highest level.

The Merlin Ensemble Wien was guests of festivals and concerthouses such as Salzburg Festival, Lucerne Festival, Beethovenfest Bonn, Musikfest Bremen, Musikverein und Konzerthaus Wien, Arnold Schoenberg Center Vienna, Morgan Library New York, Carinthian Summmer, Berliner Ensemble, Opera Leipzig, NDR Hannover, Teatro Fenice, Teatro Comunale Bologna and Teatro Comunale di Ferrara, Austrian Cultural Forum in New York and Washington and many others.

Collaborations: Sir Neville Marriner (Tripelkonzert by Beethoven), and with composers like Freidrich Cerha, Sofia Gubaidulina, Thomas Daniel Schlee and Christian Muthspiel.

Recordings such as Igor Stravinskys "Soldiers Tale" (Preiser Records) and Oliver Messians "Quatuor pour la fin du temps" as an ORF CD cycle, are an important part of their artistic work.

For more information visit: http://www.merlinensemblewien.at/.

ABOUT THE PROGRAM

Till A.KÖRBER :  Reflexions II for Piano Trio ( 2008 )

Felix MENDELSSOHN Bartholdy : Pianotrio in c - minor op.66 ( 1845)

(Allegro energico ,Andante ,Scherzo , Finale Allegro )

Alexaner ZEMLINSKY , 3 Pices for Violoncello and Piano

MUSIC in the transcription of Till A. KÖRBER by Verdi , Mascagni,Sibelius and Franz Liszt

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