Entries by Johan Grundin

MARTIN FRÖST FEAUTURES AS ARTIST IN FOCUS AT TONHALLE ZURICH

Following successful residencies last season with the Bamberger Symphoniker and hr-Sinfonieorchester, this season Martin Fröst travels to Switzerland to appear as Artist in Focus at the Tonhalle Zurich. Together with the orchestra they will give a series of concerts under the baton of Paavo Järvi​ featuring Aaron Copland’s Clarinet Concerto, alongside symphonic works by Tchaikovsky. […]

Martin Fröst performing the beguiling Mozart Clarinet Concerto

Catch Martin Fröst performing the beguiling Mozart Clarinet Concerto at the inaugural season of the Tsinandali Festival in Georgia, accompanied by the Verbier Festival Chamber Orchestra. The rest of the programme features Yuja Wang and Chris Scanlon in music by Shostakovich, and Beethoven’s first symphony under the baton of Lahav Shani. https://www.medici.tv/en/concerts/yuja-wang-plays-shostakovich-and-beethoven/ 

The Mozart journey project has begun

The ambitious project of exploring Mozart’s musical creations during his travels throughout Europe as part of his mature years has just been set off by Martin Fröst and the Swedish Chamber Orchestra at the Örebro Concert Hall. The music Mozart composed in cities such as Prague and Leipzig is the protagonist, in what is planned […]

MARTIN FRÖST SUPPORTS YOUNG MUSICIANS AROUND THE WORLD WITH NEW FOUNDATION

“Because of recent developments in my life, I took some important personal decisions and also made some crucial artistic choices. The most important of these were to start the foundation. I am so happy that we are finally making this happen and for the great and generous support by Buffet Crampon.” Martin Fröst The renowned clarinettist Martin Fröst launches […]

MARTIN FRÖST IS PRINCIPAL GUEST ARTIST OF HR-SINFONIEORCHESTER

Following a successful collaboration as Artist in Residence with the Bamberger Symphoniker earlier this season, Martin Fröst travels to Frankfurt this month to start his tenure as Principal Guest Artist of hr-Sinfonieorchester. Together with the orchestra they will give a series of concerts, featuring Fröst’s signature piece Peacock Tales, a clarinet concerto written for him by Anders Hillborg, and Debussy’s Première Rhapsodie for clarinet […]

MARTIN FRÖST RETURNS TO LINCOLN CENTER

On 12 December, Martin Fröst returns to Lincoln Center in New York to perform works by Poulenc, Bartók and Brahms with pianist Henrik Måwe. Fröst then gives a second recital of the repertoire in Princeton University on 13 December. Martin Fröst’s recent highlights this autumn include a successful tour in Spain with the BBC Symphony Orchestra, chamber concerts with Quatuor Ébène in Germany and the second presentation of […]

MARTIN FRÖST’S INAUGURAL PERFORMANCE AS CHIEF CONDUCTOR OF SWEDISH CHAMBER ORCHESTRA

On 12 September, Martin Fröst gives his inaugural performance as Chief Conductor of the Swedish Chamber Orchestra at the Örebro Concert Hall. His appointment in this post was announced back in 2017, marking a new chapter in his artistic journey. In recent years, whilst Fröst has been recognised for pushing the boundaries of performance as a clarinettist, he has also been increasingly […]

Concert with Martin Fröst in Stockholm April 23rd

Welcome to a unique concert in Stockholm Concert Hall with Martin Fröst playing music from his concert performances Genesis and Retrotopia. In addition to Martin Fröst, participants include the Swedish Chamber Orchestra, Adolf Fredrik Girls Choir and clarinettists Magnus Holmander and Sandra Ibarreche, who both took part in the show Genesis with Fröst and the […]