Vashti Hunter


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6th-            Warfleth, Germany 

                  Concert celebrating Europe 

                  Recital with Jonian Ilias Kadesha, violin and Theo Plath, bassoon 

                  Works by Mozart, Holliger, Kodaly, Xenakis, Purcell and readings by Shakespeare, Homer and Heine 


11th-15th-  CD Recording with Jonian Ilias Kadesha 

                  in Cooperation with German Radio and CAvI Records 

                  Works by Kodaly, Honegger, Xenakis and Skalkottas 


17th-          Mansfield Street, London UK 

                  Recital with Trio Gaspard, Fundraiser for 'Haydn Project'

                  Works by Haydn and Ravel 


18th-          Halifax, UK 

                  Recital with Trio Gaspard 

                  Works by Haydn, Beethoven, Rihm and Ravel 


19th-          Wigan, UK 

                  Recital with trio Gaspard 

                  Works by Haydn, Faure, Rihm and Beethoven 


20th-          Conway Hall, London UK 

                  Recital with Trio Gaspard 

                  Works by Haydn, Faure, Rihm and Beethoven


26th-          Spandau, Germany 

                  Recital with Trio Gaspard 

                  Works by Haydn,Beethoven and Ravel 




4th-17th      Tour of Germany as principal Cello with Kammerakadamie Potsdam 

                   Concerts in Erlangen, Wiesbaden, Braunschweig, Boulezsaal Berlin 


23rd-24th-   Penrith, UK

                   Recitals with Jonian Ilias Kadesha, violin and Noam Greenberg, piano

                   Poulenc cello sonata, Brahms piano trio no.1, Schubert piano trio no.1, Honegger Sonatine for violin and cello




9th-            Silent Green Kulturquartier, Berlin Germany 

                  IMS Prussia Cove concert 

                  with Meesun Hong Coleman, Jonian ilias Kadesha; violins, Susan Knight, William Coleman; violas 

                  Angela Park, Vashti Hunter; cellos, Noam Greenberg, piano, Matthew MacDonald, double bass 

                  Brahms Sextet, Schubert Trout Quintet 


15th-          Schwaebisch Hall, Germany 

                  Recital with Trio Gaspard 

                  Works by Beethoven, Schumann, Rihm and Mendelssohn 


16th-          Weil der Stadt, Germany 

                  Recital with Trio Gaspard 

                  Works by Beethoven, Schumann, Rihm and Mendelssohn 


17th-          Royal Northern College of Music, Manchester UK 

                  Recital with Trio Gaspard 

                  Works by Haydn and James Olsen (world premiere) 



15th-          Genoa, Italy 

                  Recital with Trio Gaspard 

                  Works by Ravel, Rihm and Schubert 


26th-          Rastede, Germany 

                  Recital with Martin Klett, piano 

                  Works by Debussy, Poulenc, Bloch and Janacek 



1st-            Palais Lichtenau, Potsdam Germany 

                  Chamber music with Kammerakadamie Potsdam (Meesun Hong Coleman, Maia Cabeza and Christoph Starker)

                  Quartets by Janacek and Dvorak 


2nd-5th      Sligo International Chamber Music Festival, Ireland 

                 With the Vogler Quartet 

                 works by Bloch, Arensky, Dvorak and Mozart 


8-12th        Kammerakadamie Potsdam and Antje Weithaas 

                  Principal Cello 

                  Works by Schubert and Lutoslawski 


16th-17th   Potsdam, Germany 

                 KAP Modern 

                 Schnittke 'Hymnus' for Cello and Double Bass 


19th-26th   Ensemble en Scene Festival, Switzerland 

                 Works by Bloch, Veress, Enescu and Janacek 

                 with Nurit Stark, Cedric Pescia, Jean-Selim Abdelmoula, Quartor Hermes 


29th-2nd    Mantua Chamber Music Fesitval, Italy 

                 Works TBC 




3rd-9th.     Lewes Chamber Music Festival, UK 


23rd-30th  Peasmarsh Chamber Music Festival, UK 

                With Trio Gaspard, Richard Lester, Anthony Marwood, Kristian Bezuidenhout



12th-        Barn, UK 

                Recital with Trio Gaspard

                Works by Haydn, Schumann and Saint-Saens


13th-        Brandenburgischer Sommerkonzerte, Germany

                Recital with Trio Gaspard

                Works by Haydn, Schumann and Saint-Saens


17th-        Porto, Portugal

                Recital with Trio Gaspard

                Works by Haydn, Zimmermann, Saint-Saens  





18th - Trio Gaspard in Nürnberg


21st-  Trio Gaspard in Lörrach 


22nd- Trio Gaspard in Bern 




3rd -  Chamber Music with members of Kammerakadamie Potsdam, Meesun Hong Coleman, Markus Krusche and Joachim Carr

         Messiaen Quartet for the End of Time 



4th-   Chamber Music with members of Kammerakadamie Potsdam, Meesun Hong Coleman, Markus Krusche and Joachim Carr

         Nikolaisaal, Potsdam. 16:00 

         Messiaen Quartet for the End of Time 



10th- Tchaikovsky Rococo Variations and Dvorak Rondo. London 19:30 

         Lambeth Orchestra and conductor Christopher Fifield 

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16th- Chamber Music Education Project in Potsdam. Nikolaisaal, 11am 

         Messiaen Quartet for the End of Time 


25th- Trio Gaspard in Cologne. 'Kammermusikköln' 


26th- Trio Gaspard in Bonn. 'Kammermusikköln'




4th- Duo Recital with Martin Klett in Hannover 

       Künstlerhaus Hannover. Works by Polish composers Szymanowski, Penderecki, Chopin and Weinberg 


8th-  Trio Gaspard in Naples 


10th- Trio Gaspard in Manchester, Royal Northern College of Music. 3.30pm 

         International Chamber Music Festival 

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11th- Trio Gaspard in Ivrea, IT


12th- Trio Gaspad in Bergamo, IT


16th- Trio Gaspard in Bruchsal, DE 


30th- Trio Gaspard in Hannover, DE 



5th- 14th Prussia Cove- Masterclass with Steven Isserlis 



7-13th - Trio Gaspard Artists in Residence at Shanghai Chamber Music Festival in China 


19th- Trio Gaspard recital at Boulezsaal, Berlin 

Das Trio Gaspard, dessen Mitglieder aus Deutschland, Griechenland und Großbritannien stammen, stellt zwei Meisterwerke der Klassik und Romantik einem selten zu ...


30th-  Duo Recital with pianist Maurizio Barboro in Savona, IT 


31st-  Duo Recital with pianist Maurizio Barboro in Pisa, IT 



1st-  Duo Recital with pianist Maurizio Barboro in Novi Ligure, IT 


7th- Shostakovich Cello Concerto 

       Filarmonica Bacau, Romania 


13-16th - Lewes Chamber Music Festival, UK 

Lewes Chamber Music Festival 2015 - View the programme for this year's Haydn-centric festival. 12th-14th June, Lewes, East Sussex, United Kingdom.





1st-8th-  Künstlerhaus Boswil, chamber music festival in Switzerland 


9th-  Beethoven Triple Concerto in Geneva. 

        Conductor- Gabor Takacs-Nagy 


10th-14th-   Lockenhaus Festival, Austria


28-   Duo recital with Tuba player Thomas Leleu 

        Brandenburger Sommerkonzerte         



3rd-   Langenargener Schlosskonzerte.

           Piano Quartets by Mozart, Bridge and Faure

             With Johannes Fleischmann, Adam Newman and Magda Amara


5-11th-  Trio Gaspard Artists in Residence at Dartington International Summer School, UK 

Dartington hosts over eighty public concerts and events throughout August. Find out more about the four-week musical extravaganza that is the 2017 International ...



20-26th- 'Begegnungen' Chamber Music Festial in Kassel. Artistic Director Tianwa Yang

              Works: Mendelssohn and Shostakovich Octets, Korngold piano quartet, Dvorak Quintet etc...



16-23rd   Prussia Cove OCM

26th-30th   Kammermusiktage Homburg.

                 Chamber music incl. Kodaly duo, Honegger Sonatine with Jonian Ilias Kadesha


3rd- Trio Gaspard Recital with Reto Bierle in Warfleth 

16-19th   Solo Concerto in Tirana, Albania

24th -      Duo recital at the Konzerthaus Berlin with Thomas Leleu, tuba

25th-28th-  Alpenarte Festival Schwarzenberg
                 Chamber music with Andrei Ionita and friends




January 21st - 5th February

European tour with Kammerakadamie Potsdam 

Trevor Pinnock- Conductor, Emmanuel Pahud- Flute


12th February       Duo Recital in Prenzlau, 17.00

Refektorium im Dominikanerkloster in Prenzlau

Works by Bach, Mendelssohn, Beethoven and Stravinsky

Piano, Veronika Kopjova


18th February-     Elgar Cello Concerto

Lambeth Orchestra, Conductor Christopher Fifield

All Saints, Lovelace Road, West Dulwich SE21 8JY


25th February-     Trio Gaspard in Belfast

Recital at Queens University Belfast, recorded by BBC

Works by C.P.E Bach, Liszt, Saint-Saens, Gareth Willams (world premiere)


2nd March-         Trio Gaspard in Heidelberg

19.20, Hall of the Old University

Works by Haydn, Zimmermann and Saint-Saens


5th March-           Duo recital in Osterode

18.00, Forum der KVHS

Piano, Veronika Kopjova

Works by Bach, Mendelssoh, Beethoven and Stravinsky


13th March-          Trio Gaspard in Trieste

Teatro Verdi Trieste, 20.30
Programme: Trios by Haydn, Martin and Dvorak

23rd March -         Chamber music by Schönberg

Lecture recital with members of Kammerakadamie Potsdam and Clemens Goldberg

19.00, Museum Barberini, Potsdam


2nd April-12th April-     Masterclass with Steven Isserlis at Prussia Cove


20th April-              Duo recital in Sardinia

piano, Maurizio Barboro

Works by Schumann, Debussy, Kodaly and Shostakovich


28th April             Trio Gaspard in Rastede

20.00, Neue Aula, KGS
26180 Rastede

Works by Schubert, Beethoven, Liszt, Saint-Saens


30th April              Trio Gaspard in Warfleth

17.30, Konzertkirche St. Marien, Warfleth

Works by Bach, Kodaly, Martinu, Beethoven, Winkelman and Saint-Saens


1st-9th May          PODIUM Festival Esslingen


20th May-             Concert in Bronnbach

Jonian Ilias Kadesha and friends


28th May-          Trio Gaspard at Sandstein Festival

17.00, Barockschloss Rammenau

Works by Mark-Anthony Turnage, Dvorak, Enescu and Schubert


1-3rd June-        Mantua Chamber Music Festival


5th-17th June-   Kammerakadamie Potsdam tour of South America


7th August-        Duo recital in Christophori Piano Salon, Berlin

                        Martin Klett- Piano

                        Works by Beethoven, Debussy and Shostakovich



3rd August-        Trio Gaspard in France

                        Festival "Musique en Sol", Bergerac

                        Works by Haydn, Martin and Schubert


11-12 August-    Chamber music in Austria

                        'Klassik Krumbach' Festival 



23rd August-  'Musical Landscapes in Tuscany' Festival IT

                    Giovanni Sollima -1962-Violoncelles Vibrez, cello soloists-Vashti Hunter and Cosima Carovani

                    Le Cameriste Ambrosiane and Friends



25th August-  'Musical Landscapes in Tuscany' Festival IT

                    Duo recital with Martin Klett, Piano 

                    Palazzo Chigi, 21.30

                    Works by Debussy, Beethoven and Shostakovich



6th-8th September-  Recording with Steven Isserlis in Oxford UK 

                              Arrangements of works by Tavener for cello octet by Steven Isserlis

                              Label - Hyperion


9th September -       Recital in Grafenegg Castle Austria with Trio Gaspard

                              Prelude concert, 16.30

                              Works by Enescu and Schubert



10th-17th September- Prussia Cove- Open Chamber Music, UK 


8th October-             Duo recital with Jonian Ilias Kadesha- violin

                               Schlosskonzerte Nordkirchen



12 October-              Trio Gaspard recital at the Royal Northern College of Music, Manchester

                               Lecture Hall, 5pm


15th October-           Trio Gaspard in Ahaus

                               Details TBC


18th November-       Duo Recital in Zürich

                              Piano- Maurizio Barboro

                              Details TBC


19th November-       Duo recital in Potsdam (KAP)

                              Piano- Maurizio Barboro

                              Works by Schumann, Brahms, Debussy, Webern and Shostakovich



23rd November-      Trio Gaspard at the Royal Northern College of Music

                              Recital in Studio 7, 7.30pm


2nd December-        Trio Gaspard in Mantua

                              Recital in Poggio Rusco, Teatro Auditorium, 8.45pm

                              Trios by Haydn, Shostakovich and Schubert






January 1-5   -  Scottish Chamber Orchestra (principal cello) 


February 3rd-      Trio Gaspard in Merano


February 4th-       Trio Gaspard in Verona 


February 5th-       Trio Gaspard in Rovereto 


February 13th-      Trio Gaspard in Garmisch-Partenkirchen 


February 18th-       Trio Gaspard in Trieste 


February 21st-        Recital in Prenzlau 

                           Veronika Kopjova, piano 

                           Works by Shostakovich, Prokofiev and Weinberg 


March 19th-            Shostakovich Cello Concerto No.1 

                           Lambeth Orchestra 

                           Christopher Fifield, Conductor 


April 12th/13th-       Heidelberg Festival 

                           Trio Gaspard 


April 14th-24th-       PODIUM Festival Esslingen 

                           Solo and Chambermusic 


April 28th-             Kammerakadamie Potsdam 

                           Chamber works by Suslin, Schnittke, Nielsen and Rajewa


May 6th-8th            Tour of Northern Italy 

                           Duo recitals with pianist Maurizio Barboro 

                           Sonatas by Schubert and Shostakovich 


May 21st-              Trio Gaspard in Grafenegg Castle, Austria

                           Haydn piano trios & Schönberg Verklärte Nacht arr.Piano Trio


May 22nd-28th-       Trio Gaspard in Shanghai, China 

                           Shanghai Chamber Music Festival/Competition

                           Recital, jury members and coaching groups


June 2nd-5th-         Trio Gaspard in Mantua, Italy

                           Mantua Chamber Music Festival 


June 12th-             Trio Gaspard in Bad Krozingen 


June 23rd-             Mecklenburg-Vorpommern Festival- Junge Elite series          

                          Duo recital with Jonian Ilias Kadesha (violin)

                          works by Bach, Martinu, Honegger, xenakis


June 24th-            Mecklenberg-Vorpommern Festival

                          Children's Concert with Jonian Ilias Kadesha 


June 30th-July 3rd  Masterclass with Steven Isserlis at Beethoven Haus Bonn


July 4th-11th        Lockenhaus Festival, Austria


July 13th-             Trio Gaspard recital in Füssen, DE


July 30th- Aug 13th Ernen Chamber Music Festival, Switzerland 

                          Solo/chamber music 


September 12th-18th Otzberger Sommerkonzerte, Germany 

                            Chamber Music Festival 




September 25th-Oct 1st  IMS Prussia Cove 'Open Chamber Music'


October 3rd/4th-      Kammerakadamie Potsdam String Quartet

                             Nikolaisaal, Potsdam

                             String quartets by Mozart, Berg and Beethoven.


October 20th-          Dvorak Cello Concerto 

                           Filarmonica Dinu Lipatti Satu Mare

                           Conductor- Andrei Gocan


October 27th-          Dvorak Cello Concerto 

                            Bacau, Romania

                            Conductor- Andrei Gocan


October 29th-30th-    Celloherbst am Hellweg

                            Duo recital with pianist Maurizio Barboro

                            Dortmund, Germany



November 5th-         Trio Gaspard in Köln

                              Details TBC


November 6th-        Trio Gaspard in Gaggenau

                             Details TBC


November 14th-        Trio Gaspard recital in Berlin Philharmonie 

                             works by Beethoven, Schubert, Turnage and Ravel 


November 19th-        Trio Gaspard in the UK 

                             Recital for Oxshott and Cobham Music Society 


November 23rd-        Trio Gaspard recital in Turin, Italy 



November 26th-        Dvorak Cello Concerto 

                             Amati Orchestra, Conductor- Leo Patsalides 

                             St.James' Church, London 


December 7-10-       Classical/Pops Festival, Barbados 

                            Chamber music with Tai Murray, Liya Petrova and Adrien La Marca


December 21-          Chamber music with friends in Berlin 

                            Messiaen, Quartet for the end of time 

                            Christophori Piano Salon, Berlin 



Vashti Hunter