Morgenstern Trio
Morgenstern Trio

New Music

Numerous works from different composers has been dedicated to the Morgenstern Trio, the collaboration with contemporary composers is playing a significant role in the Morgenstern Trio's artistic work.

Jacqueline Fontyn:
Piano Trio No. 1 (1956) World Premiere Recording

The Trio was honored to be the first artists recording the magnificent first Piano Trio by Jacqueline Fontyn (*1930) at the Deutschlandfunk (Radio Station) in 2013.

Picture (above): Jacqueline Fontyn with the Morgenstern Trio in her home in Brussels, October 2013.

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Boris Gurevich:
Piano Trio (2010)
Premiere: 03/27/2011 Lüdenscheid (Jewish Culture Festival)

Pierre Jalbert:
Piano Trio Nr. 2 (dedicated to the Morgenstern Trio)
Premiere: 11/05/2014 in Tucson, Arizona
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June 5th, 2019: Arsenal, Metz: european premiere: More on

Johannes Motschmann:
â€┼żBelow Treshold“ for Violin, Cello, Piano and Clarinet (with Nina Janssen-Deinzer, Clarinet)
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Premiere: 09/19/2017, Tongyeong Music Hall, Tongyeong, South Korea

David Ludwig:
Piano Trio No. 3,
Premiere: March 9th, 2018 in Tucson, Arizona, Video on YouTube

Alfred Huber:

Piano Trio „Plus Lucis“ (dedicated to the Morgenstern Trio)

World premiere recording: August 2020 in Eindhoven, Netherlands  Huber- Portrait- CD at Label audite released Nov. 2022

Thomas Blomenkamp:

Prelude, Prestissimo, Pavane und Precipitato für Klaviertrio (dedicated to the Morgenstern Trio)

Premiere: 19.01.2020 (Duisburg, Mercatorhalle)

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Michael Em Walter: „Auf dem Weg in ein Singen hinein“ - Trio for Violin, Violoncello and Piano (2021)

Premiere: 7. April 2021 at Kulturraum Flora, Gelsenkirchen

Britta Byström: „Doppelgänger Music“ for Piano Trio (2022)

Premiere: 19. November 2022 at Kühlhaus Berlin

Upcoming Premieres:

05. March 2023, Hamburg, Elbphilharmonie (Chamber Music Saal): Thomas Blomenkamp:  „Les Paysages de Mars“ (2022, Commission by the Morgenstern Trio)

24.March 2023, Wiesbaden Kurhaus (Christian-Zais-Hall): Eun-Hwa Cho:“Eosphoros und Hesperos“ for Piano Trio (2023, Commission by the Morgenstern Trio)