Media Coverage

Media Coverage

Fire and Alarm: New Voices at the Konzerthaus - Der Tagesspiegel

The music critic Christiane Tewinkel reports on the lieder master class “New Voices” organized by the Bertelsmann-Stiftung, and directed this year by Dietrich Henschel. The rehearsals of the master class took place in Gütersloh, and concluded with a lieder evening at the Konzerthaus in Berlin. Christiane Tewinkel singled out the contribution of mezzo-soprano Annika Schlicht in particular, a student at the Hanns Eisler since 2009, and currently a member of the Opera Studio of the Staatsoper Unter den Linden. Read More

With Cello at Brandenburg Gate - Lübecker Nachrichten

When the Berlin Wall fell 25 years ago, Sara Magdalena Grotzki hadn't even been born. But tomorrow, the young woman from tiny Niendorf an der Stecknitz (in the district of Lauenburg) will perform on her cello at the anniversary festivities at Brandenburg Gate in Berlin. “It's a great honor to be invited,” says the 21-year-old cellist, who studies music in Berlin. Together with her duo partner Sander Stuart on viola, she will play the German National Hymn – in her own arrangement. Read More