The Performers

Elan Sicroff

Elan Sicroff

Elan Sicroff is known as an interpreter of the music written by Thomas de Hartmann, both the classical works as well as the music from the East composed in collaboration…

Natalia Gabunia

Natalia Gabunia

Natalia Gabunia was born into a family with a broad musical tradition in Tbilisi, Georgia. Her father, Nodar Gabunia, was a prominent pianist and composer who studied with Khatchaturian. She…

Anneke Janssen

Anneke Janssen

Anneke Janssen studied at the Sweelinck Conservatorium in Amsterdam with Dmitri Ferschtman and Jean Decroos. She has participated in master classes with Karine Georgian, Mischa Maisky and Natalia Gutman. In…

Quirijn van Regteren Altena

Quirijn van Regteren Altena

Quirijn van Regteren Altena is a highly sought after soloist, chamber music player and orchestral musician. As a soloist, Quirijn has commissioned various compositions for his instrument, which have been…

Katharina Naomi Paul

Katharina Naomi Paul

Katharina Naomi Paul studied violin with Kathrin Scholz, Christian Tetzlaff, Elisabeth Kufferath and Stephanie Conley, and chamber music with the Belcea String Quartet and the Auryn String Quartet. She has…

Ingrid Geerlings

Ingrid Geerlings

Ingrid Geerlings studied with Koos Verheul at the Sweelinck Conservatory in Amsterdam, where she graduated with highest distinction in 1997. She has studied privately and attended master classes with Aurele…

Joris van Rijn

Joris van Rijn

After having passed with distinction both Bachelor’s (1998) and Master’s degrees (2000) in The Hague, Joris van Rijn entered the Juilliard School, New York, studying with Glenn Dicterow (concertmaster of the N.Y.…

Amstel Quartet

Amstel Quartet

Remco Jak– soprano saxophone Olivier Sliepen – alto saxophone  Bas Apswoude – tenor saxophone Ties Mellema – baritone saxophone  Chameleonic and passionate would be the best way to describe the four saxophonists that make up the Amstel Quartet. Whether it is…

Nina Lejderman

Nina Lejderman

Swedish soprano Nina Lejderman studied voice at the Royal Academy of Music in London, where she was awarded the Clifton Prize for Singing and the Vice Principal’s Special Award for Notable achievement.…

Claron McFadden

Claron McFadden

The American soprano Claron McFadden studied voice at the Eastman School of Music, and received her bachelor’s degree with distinction in 1984. In the same year she moved to the Netherlands, where…

Judith Petr, Anjolet Rotteveel, Alan Belk, Daniël Hermán-Mostert

Judith Petr, Anjolet Rotteveel, Alan Belk, Daniël Hermán-Mostert

Judith Petra (soprano) studied at the Amsterdam Conservatory. She has worked as a free-lancer with the National Opera (NL) and has been a full-time member of the Dutch Broadcasting Choir since…

Bulent Evcil

Bulent Evcil

Bulent Evcil is an exceptional flutist who is devoted not only to his craft but also to the creation of programs featuring the traditional Turkish repertoire. He started his flute…

Lviv National Philharmonic Orchestra of Ukraine

Lviv National Philharmonic Orchestra of Ukraine

The Lviv National Philharmonic Orchestra of Ukraine headquartered in the Medieval city of Lviv was officially established on September 27, 1902 as, on this day, the first concert of the newly formed…

Theodore Kuchar

Theodore Kuchar

The multiple award-winning conductor Theodore Kuchar is the most recorded conductor of his generation and appears on over 110 compact discs for the Naxos, Brilliant Classics, Ondine and Marco Polo…