« A cultivated, refined musician, confident in all repertoires »« ...Maria Milstein emerges as an original and accomplished musician, [...] full of inspiration and fervor »« A magnificent musician. »La Libre Belgique, mei 2012 « Schon hier fällt Maria Milsteins singender, dramatischer Geigenklang auf, mit dem sie den ganzen Abend tragen wird. »Der Tagesspiegel, juli 2012.
March 26th, Puurs, Arte Amanti Festival
Works by Korngold, Ravel & Strauss
with Hanna Shybayeva, piano
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Duinstreek Kamermuziek Festival - Schubert 220!
March 31st, Heiloo, Witte Kerk, 20:00
selection from the song cycle Schwanengezang D957
String quintet in C Major D956
with David Wilson Johnson, baritone, David Owen Norris, fortepiano, Sjaan Oomen, violin, Anna den Herder, viola, Gideon den Herder & Ella van Poucke, cello
April 1st, Egmond aan den Hoef, Slotkapel, 11:00
with Sjaan Oomen, violin, Emlyn Stam, viola, Gideon den Herder, cello, Samuel Ortega, double bass, Lars Wouters, clarinet, Dorian Cooke, bassoon, Laurens Otto, horn
April 1st, Castricum, Geesterhage, 20:00
Sonate in a minor D845
with Hannes Minnaar, piano, Mathieu van Bellen, violin, Emlyn Stam, viola, Ella van Poucke, cello & Samuel Ortega, double bass
April 2nd, Bergen NH, Ruinekerk, 15:00
Impromptu n.1 in c minor D899
Fantasie in C Major D934
Trio n.2 in E flat Major D929
with Omri Epstein, piano, Mathieu van Bellen, violin, Gideon den Herder, cello & Hannes Minnaar, piano
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On Sunday 19th March I had the pleasure to participate to the TV programme Podium Witteman! You can watch the whole program via this link.
On 3 and 5 March 2017 I will make my debut with the Radio Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by Vasily Petrenko with Glazunov Violin Concerto! 3 March in Tivoli Vredenburg Utrecht and 5 March in the Concertgebouw Amsterdam, both times live broadcast on Radio 4!
Wonderful review in the Pianowereld of the concert around Prokofiev during the Rotterdam Philharmonic Gergiev Festival in De Doelen!
Maria is awarded a Fellowship from the prestigious Borletti-Buitoni Trust! Click here to learn more about the BBT and its laureates!
Edison Klassiek Award 2015 for the CD "Sounds of War" in the Chamber Music category! Read more (in Dutch)
5 stars in NRC: "The mature mastery of Maria Milstein amazes"
5 stars in de Volkskrant
5 stars in Het Parrool: "Distressing and moving, deep from the soul"
5 stars in the Telegraaf: "Close to the skin"
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The Duinstreek Chamber Music Festival is approaching! From 20 to 22 March in Bergen, Bergen aan Zee and Heiloo, you'll be able to hear the duo Milstein/Shybaeyva, the Mirovia Quartet and the Van Baerle Trio, enjoy poetry and music in the idyllic Vredeskerkje, or listen to young talents in a open masterclass - details on www.muziekinderuinekerk.nl
5 stars in the Volkskrant for the album Sounds of War ! "From the first notes of Poulenc's Violin Sonata you hear a full-blooded musician at work" de Volkskrant, 18.02.15
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Release of the album Sounds of War with pianist Hanna Shybayeva!
The official launch will be at De Doelen, Rotterdam, on February 10th at 20.15. Click here to order your copy!
Brahms quartet in c minor live streamed from the Concertgebouw on Sunday 16th at 11.00! Listen on NPO Radio 4
Live stream concert with the Liege Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by Jean-Jacques Kantorow, together with cellist Gary Hoffman, on 7th November at 20.00! Live broadcast on Musiq3.
Release of Van Baerle Trio's latest CD next week! Piano Trios by Mendelssohn, including the world premiere recording of the early version of his First Piano Trio!
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Live stream concert from the Concertgebouw on 18th August at 20.00! Click here to listen.
Welcome to my brand new website!
The CD box with complete works for violin & orchestra by Camille Saint-Saëns is released! You can get your copy via this link.