Martha Argerich and Riccardo Chailly in Essen

In 2014, the highly esteemed pianist Martha Argerich returned to the Berliner Philharmoniker after a long absence. Following a series of concerts in Berlin, her performance of Schumann’s Piano Concerto conducted by Riccardo Chailly was also given in the Essen Philharmonie.
(Photo: Monika Rittershaus)

01 Dec 2014

There’s hardly a better way to end our touring year 2014 than with a concert with Martha Argerich and Riccardo Chailly.

Photos: Monika Rittershaus

Concert impressions by Monika Rittershaus

01 Dec 2014

Alexander von Puttkamer, tuba, and Tamas Velenczei, solo trumpet.
Sarah Willis, French horn

01 Dec 2014

Everybody finds a place for warming up…

Photos: Monika Rittershaus

Martha Argerich
Martha Argerich
Riccardo Chailly and 1st concertmaster Daishin Kashimoto

01 Dec 2014

Anspielprobe in der Essener Philharmonie mit der wunderbaren Martha Argerich und Riccardo Chailly.

Rehearsal at the Philharmonie Essen with the wonderful Martha Argerich and Riccardo Chailly

Photos: Monika Rittershaus

Knut Weber, cello, and Raphael Haeger, percussion, found a poster of our concert with Riccardo Chailly and Martha Argerich
Christmas tree at Essen main train station

01 Dec 2014

Our last tour stop this year: Essen

Photos: Monika Rittershaus