«The Orpheum Foundation made my dream come true of performing with the Tonhalle Orchestra under David Zinman. This opened up many more doors to me.»

Alice Sara Ott, piano

«I always look back at my Orpheum experience with fondness and gratitude.»

Kirill Gerstein, piano

«The Orpheum Foundation is an essential organization for young highly-gifted people that need to be granted a chance to perform alongside great musicians as well as at great venues in the early stages of their development.»

Valeriy Sokolov, violin

«A successful career is a combination of many factors, not the least of which is support from organizations such as the Orpheum Foundation.»

Yuja Wang, piano

«Orpheum was where my career started.»

Oliver Schnyder, piano

«The Orpheum Foundation gave me a taste of the world: many wonderful concerts and important contacts, without which you simply can’t exist as a musician!»

Reto Bieri, clarinet

«Orpheum was in the truest sense of the word an inspiring experience, incredibly motivating and instructive.»

Maximilian Hornung, cello

«If a young artist possesses great talent there also has to be a way for him to get the support and help he needs to show that talent.»

Mariss Jansons, conductor

Forth- coming concerts

Friday, 02 November 2018, 7:30 PM

Tonhalle Maag Concert Hall


Maria João Pires, Klavier
sowie Lilit Grigoryan und Miloš Popović, Klavier
und Teilnehmende des «Partitura»-Projektes 2018: Teo Gheorghiu, Klavier, u. a.

«Raum und Zeit in der Musik»

Klaviermusik zu zwei und vier Händen

CHF 110 / 85 / 60 / 35

Ticketvorverkauf unter www.tonhalle-maag.ch

Saturday, 17 November 2018, 3:00 PM

Razzia, Seefeldstrasse 82, 8008 Zurich

Musikalische Begegnungen mit jungen Solisten.

15.00 h Familienkonzert
Moderation: Howard Griffiths
Jong Hai Park, Klavier; Yury Revich, Violine; Johanna Anna Magdalena Krech, Klarinette
Werke von Bizet, Beethoven, Rimskij-Korsakow u.a.

19.30 h Dîner Concert
Jong Hai Park, Klavier; Yury Revich, Violine

César Franck: Violinsonate A-Dur
Schubert/Liszt: «Auf dem Wasser zu spielen», «Die Forelle»
Pablo de Sarasate: Carmen Fantasie op. 25

Friday, 24 May 2019, 6:30 PM

Tonhalle Maag Concert Hall

Tonhalle-Orchester Zürich
David Zinman, Leitung
Szymon Nehring, Klavier
Timothy Ridout, Viola

Ludwig van Beethoven: Klavierkonzert Nr. 1 C-Dur op. 15
William Walton: Violakonzert
Leonard Bernstein: Sinfonische Tänze aus «West Side Story»

Soloist portraits

Since 1991, the Orpheum Foundation has supported a host of soloists, chamber musicians, ensembles, composers and conductors. Orpheum would like to congratulate all its successful musicians.

Soloists 2018

Emmanuel Tjeknavorian

Dmitry Masleev

Pablo Ferrandez

Soloists 2017

Mélodie Zhao

Jan Mráček

Soloists 2016

Berfin Aksu

Marc Bouchkov

Christoph Croisé

Meta Fajdiga

Sophie Pacini

Laura van der Heijden

Soloists 2015

Vadym Kholodenko

Hyeyoon Park

Kyoungmin Park

Aurélien Pascal

Aaron Pilsan

Heigo Rosin

Kian Soltani

Soloists 2014

Beatrice Rana

Iskandar Widjaja

Video of the 2013 International Orpheum Music Festival for the Advancement of Young Soloists

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