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Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 4

Joseph-Maurice Weder is taking some time off from the stage for several months to delve intensivly into the 4th piano concerto by Beethoven.

He will team up with Caméléon Ensemble Amsterdam, renowned Dutch chamber group, formed by the some of the principal musicians of Dutch main orchestras, such as Rotterdam Philharmonic, Concertgebouw and Den Haag Philharmonic, for an original homage to the great composer Ludwig van Beethoven.

Masterclass with Filippo Gamba

From 27 to 31 August 2019, Joseph-Maurice Weder will give a joint piano master class with Filippo Gamba at the Musitektur Academy Switzerland in Alpnachstad. Participants will not only experience five days full of intensive and individual lessons and daily auditions, but also have the chance to win concerts in St. Blasien, Zurich, Liechtenstein, Leipzig or Hamburg. Click here to register for the master class.

Review: Klassik.com

The German Online Magazine Klassik.com writes about Joseph-Maurice Weder:

„...Joseph-Maurice Weder convinces with a noble tone and with inspired virtuosity. The interaction with the Berlin Camerata is emphatic, as there is a clear diction of making music and a slender overall sound prevail... the soloist shows his lyrical qualities - delicate, contoured, emotionally conclusive. The virtuosity.... he takes effortlessly... A sonically and interpretatively attractive recording...“
Klassik.com (Germany), 2018

Joseph-Maurice Weder in South America

In April and May, Joseph-Maurice Weder is on a South American tour. Eight concert dates will take him to Brazil, Peru, Colombia and Argentina. He is planning solo recitals as well as duo performances with violinist Heidi Schmid. He will also appear as a guest performer with the Orquestra Sinfônica do Teatro Nacional and the Orquesta de Cámara Peruana.

The dates:

April 10 - Brasília
April 17 - Brasília
April 18 - Brasília
April 21 - Buenos Aires
April 22 - Buenos Aires
April 25 - Bogotá
April 30 - Huaraz
May 3 - Lima

New reviews

Phil's Classical Reviews Atlanta (USA)
".... couldn't have asked for a better artist to record than Joseph-Maurice Weder. The 29 years old Swiss pianist cultivates, among other things, a beauifully centered tone of bell-like clarity that is ideally suited for MDG's audiophile credo. His command of piano technique is so pervasive that he does not make a great issue of it, and he is free to address the two vastly different works on the present program in purely musical and interpretive terms. And his sense of timing is absolutely flawless..."