Troels Svane - Violoncello

(c) Burkhard Riegels

25 - 31 July 2022

Troels Svane studied with David Geringas at the University of Music in Luebeck. He also received lessons from Anner Bylsma, Frans Helmerson, György Ligeti, Yo-Yo Ma, Siegfried Palm, Boris Pergamenschikow, Mstislaw Rostropowitsch, Paul Tortelier and the Amadeus Quartet. After graduating from high school, he became assistant principal cellist of the Copenhagen Philharmonic at the age of 18. In addition to numerous scholarships, he won national and international prizes. After assisting David Geringas for eleven years, Troels Svane was appointed professor of cello at the Uniersity of Music Luebeck in 2004. He also has a cello class at the Hanns Eisler Academy of Music in Berlin. He has given master classes in Australia, Asia, South America and numerous European countries and has acted as a juror at major international competitions. In addition to a worldwide concert career as a soloist, in recitals and as a chamber musician, he has recorded more than 40 CDs, including the complete works for Cello and piano by Beethoven, Rachmaninoff and Reger. Website

Accompanist: Yoko Kuwahara

Preselection: Two works from different musical periods (YouTube link)
Beginning of the master class: 25 July 2022, 4 pm
Course languages: German, English
Orchestra Studio (as soloist, free choice of works): 29 July 2022

Registration fee: 80 Euros
Active participation: 350 Euros
Orchestra Studio: 50 Euro

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Unfortunately, registration for this master class is no longer possible.

Accommodation offer

Period: 25 July - 1 August 2022 (7 nights)

Leonardo Hotel

  • ½ Double Room: 196 Euro (zzgl. Frühstück)
  • Single Room: 336 Euro (zzgl. Frühstück)


Troels Svana & Nora Chastain: 28 July 2022, 7:30 pm, Schießhaus Weimar
Participants: 31 July 2022, 4:00 pm, Forum Seebach

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