Beside her activities as an opera singer she’s imagining, setting and
producing her personal musical-theatrical projects based on exceptional female destinies and biographies.
With a voice that is warm, wide-ranging and dark-hued, and commanding a repertoire that extends from the baroque to the present day, German-born soprano Sophie Klussmann is in de- mand as a concert singer, as a recitalist and on the opera stage.
"Mr. Gao Can has already established himself as a consummate artist. For me, his uncompromising and dedicating professionalism, as well as his exceptional talent, are nothing but beyond doubt" – Kurt Masur
Even as a young artist, Eppinger received numerous national and international accolades. In 1998, he won the ARD International Music Competition in Munich. Since then, he has established himself as one of the most successful cellists of his generation.
Iang Wang joined the New York Philharmonic in September 2006 as a principal oboist. In February 2009, he performed the oboe concerto Extase by Cheng Qi Gang at Carnegie Hall. Wang performed Richard Strauss's Oboe Concerto with the New York Philharmonic in Hong Kong in February 2008.
Cellist Jiapeng Nie was born in 1989 and brought up in a musical family in Shenzhen, China. He began studying the piano at the age of 4. Although it was expected Nie would follow in his father's footsteps and become a violinist, he unexpectedly discovered the cello. At the age of 9 years old, he began diligently studying the Cello.
Shengnan Hu won many competition awards including the coveted gold prize at Hummel International Percussion Instrument Competition in Munich.Being a successful percussionist, Shengnan Hu can play over two hundred different percussion instruments, whether keyboard percussion instruments or drums from any parts of the world.
Native of China, Ms. Zhang started violin playing at the age of five and continued her musical education at the Shanghai conservatory of music, the Cologne Musikhochschule, the Karajan Foundation and the Berlin Academy of Arts. As a scholarship recipient, she studied with Prof. Saschko Gawriloff, Daniel Stabrawa, Prof. Thomas Brandis, Rainer Kussmaul, Herman Krebbers, and Nathan Milstein.