Masterclass Cello Prof. Johannes Moser

Cello Prof. Johannes Moser

Johannes Moser, hailed by FonoForum as “one of the most spectacular cellists of our time” has been amongst the world’s best artists on his instrument ever since his brilliant debut with the Berlin Philharmonic, under the conductorship of Zubin Mehta. He plays concerts all over the world with leading orchestras, including the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Los Angeles Philharmonic, New York Philharmonic, London Symphony Orchestra, Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra, Gewandhausorchester Leipzig, Tokyo Symphony Orchestra, and Israel Philharmonic Orchestra, under conductors such as Herbert Blomstedt, Valery Gergiev, Mariss Jansons, Lorin Maazel, Zubin Mehta, Semyon Bychkov, Riccardo Muti, Christian Thieleman, and Franz Welser-Möst. He has held a professorship at the Hochschule für Musik und Tanz Köln since 2012.

Accompaniment: TBC

Orchestra practice

The following repertoire is available for soloist performances as part of rehearsals and concerts with the orchestra.

  • Joseph Haydn: Violoncellokonzert Nr. 2 D-Dur Hob. VIIb/2
  • Robert Schumann: Violoncellokonzert a-Moll op. 129
  • Camille Saint-Saëns: Violoncellokonzert Nr. 1 a-Moll op. 33
  • Piotr I. Tschaikowsky: Variationen über ein Rokoko-Thema für Violoncello und Orchester op. 33
  • Max Bruch: „Kol Nidrei“ Op. 47

SOMMERCAMPUS | 27th International Masterclasses
Course dates: 31 August - 08 September 2023
Preselection: Video recording (e.g. YouTube link), free selection of the piece