2016 Soloists


Katia and Marielle Labèque


Katia and Marielle Labèque are sibling pianists renowned for their ensemble of synchronicity and energy. Their musical ambitions started at an early age and they rose to internat...
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Lorenza Borrani

The Florentine violinist Lorenza Borrani has been a leader of the Chamber Orchestra of Europe since 2007. She has performed as director, concert master, soloist and chamber music...
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Kai Frömbgen


Born in Koblenz, in 1977, Kai had his first oboe lesson at the Luxemburg Conservatoire with Norbert Mattern. He received the first prize of the federal competition “Jugend musizi...
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Stefan Schweigert


Stefan Schweigert was a pupil of Alfred Rinderspacher and later studied with Klaus Thunemann at the Musikhochschule, Hannover. Since 1985 he has been Principal Bassoon of the Ber...
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Paul Watkins


Paul Watkins enjoys a distinguished career both as a cellist and as a conductor, and in the 2009-10 season became the first ever music director of the English Chamber Orchestra. ...
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