Berliner Ensemble to perform with Jean Guihen Queyras
Jan 28, 2015 - 12:00 am GMT+3
by Jan 28, 2015 12:00 am
Akademie für Alte Musik Berlin, a world-renowned German period instrument ensemble will come to Istanbul for the second time after five years at İş Sanat. Regarded as one of the best chamber orchestras in the world, Akademie für Alte Musik Berlin, also known as Akamus, will perform with conductor and concertmaster Georg Kallweit who has won many international awards, with over 60 recordings with the orchestra. French cellist Jean-Guihen Queyras with whom Akamus recorded Vivaldi's concertos in 2011 will be the soloist of the concert. Queyras, who displays an incredible diversity and has great integrity with his instrument, has enjoyed a dazzling career as a chamber musician and recitalist. On Feb. 10, Akamus and Queyras will perform compositions by Vivaldi and Caldara at İş Sanat.