Passion for Brahms

Playing the romantic repertoire on instruments of that period feels like arriving at home in my music.

Brahms and the Austrian ‘Fin de Siècle’

I feel a deep passion for Brahms and for the music and cultural life of the late 19th century until WWI – specifically that of Vienna. My special interest is the performance practice in the repertoire of the late 19th and early 20th century of central Europe. Being Austrian myself, I feel….

The Story of how the passion for period performance found me

Performance practice has always had a special place in my heart. Early on in my modern concert violin studies, I began to also study baroque violin. I was deeply fascinated and touched by the thought that the sound of these pure gut strings on my baroque violin was the sound J.S.Bach and his contemporaries….