AGENDA

14 Jan 2021

12:30 p.m.

Ensemble Mendelssohn
Daniel Rubenstein, violin

Sophie Ackermann, violin

Vincent Hepp, viola

Clément Holvoet, viola

Johannes Burghoff, cello

Adrien Tyberghein, double-bass

Posponed because of the Coronavirus

Liège - Concerts de Midi (BE)

Beethoven complete symphonies (chamber transcription)

Overture "Coriolan" for string sextet 

(transc. D. Rubenstein, 2020)

Symphony No. 6 for string sextet "Pastorale" 

(transcr. M-G Fisher, 1815)

19 Jan 2021

12:15 p.m.

Daniel Rubenstein 

with students and faculty members of the school

Posponed because of the Coronavirus

Mons - Les Midis d'Arts² (BE)

Chamber Music concert

31 Jan 2021

5:17 p.m. (17h17)

Ensemble Mendelssohn
Daniel Rubenstein, violin

Sophie Ackermann, violin

Vincent Hepp, viola

Clément Holvoet, viola

Johannes Burghoff, cello

Adrien Tyberghein, double-bass

Posponed because of the Coronavirus

Brussels - Great Synagogue (BE)

Beethoven complete symphonies (chamber transcription)

Overture "Coriolan" for string sextet 

(transc. D. Rubenstein, 2020)

Symphony No. 6 for string sextet "Pastorale" 

(transcr. M-G Fisher, 1815)

10 Feb 2021

8:00 p.m.

Ensemble Mendelssohn
Daniel Rubenstein, violin

Sophie Ackermann, violin

Vincent Hepp, viola

Clément Holvoet, viola

Johannes Burghoff, cello

Adrien Tyberghein, double-bass

Posponed because of the Coronavirus

Mons - Arsonic (BE)

Beethoven complete symphonies (chamber transcription)

Overture "Coriolan" for string sextet 

(transc. D. Rubenstein, 2020)

Symphony No. 6 for string sextet "Pastorale" 

(transcr. M-G Fisher, 1815)

11 Feb 2021

12:30 p.m.

Ensemble Mendelssohn
Daniel Rubenstein, violin

Sophie Ackermann, violin

Gergely Kota, viola

Clément Holvoet, viola

Catherine Lebrun, cello

Posponed because of the Coronavirus

Liège - Concerts de Midi (BE)

Beethoven complete symphonies (chamber transcription)

Overture "Fidelio" for string quintet 

Symphony No. 7 for string quintet 

(Published by Steiner 1814)

25 March 2021

12:30 p.m.

Ensemble Mendelssohn
Daniel Rubenstein, violin

Sophie Ackermann, violin

Vincent Hepp, viola

Gergely Kota, viola

Johannes Burghoff, cello

Catherine Lebrun, cello

Marta Costa Soares, double-bass

Gabriel Laufer, percussion

Peter Van de Velde, organ

Sheva Tehoval, soprano

Pauline Claes, mezzo

Pierre Derhet, tenor

Bertrand Duby, basse

Laura Telly Cambier, soprano

Sarah-Lena Winterberg, mezzo

Kenny Ferreira, ténor

Lucas Cortoos, baryton

Posponed because of the Coronavirus

Liège - Concerts de Midi (BE)

Beethoven complete symphonies (chamber transcription)

Symphony No. 9 for string septet, percussion, organ and 8 voices

(transcr. Vladimir Mendelssohn, 2020 - commissioned by the Ensemble Mendelssohn)

22 April 2021

whole day

Daniel Rubenstein, violin

Tokyo Andvision (JP)

Masterclass

Audition for Entrance Exam at the Royal Conservatory of Mons

May - June

2 months Residence

Ensemble Mendelssohn
Daniel Rubenstein, violin

Sophie Ackermann, violin

Gergely Kota, viola

Johannes Burghoff, cello

Catherine Lebrun, cello,

Alessandro, Cervino, piano

Brussels, Maison de la Création (BE)

Remembering the Future

Project exploring the memory, for Piano quintets

5 piano quintets commissioned by the Ensemble Mendelssohn by

Claude Ledoux, Adrien Tsiloglannis, Stéphane Orlando, Talia Amar, and Haofu Zhang

17 June 2021

12:30 p.m.

Ensemble Mendelssohn
Daniel Rubenstein, violin

Sophie Ackermann, violin

Vincent Hepp, viola

Maxime Desert, viola

Johannes Burghoff, cello

Catherine Lebrun, cello

Liège - Concerts de Midi (BE)

Beethoven complete symphonies (chamber transcription)

Symphony No. 2 for string quintet 

(transcription F. Ries, 1802)

Symphony No. 8 for string quintet 

(published by Steiner, 1814)

July 2021

1 month residence

Ensemble Mendelssohn
Daniel Rubenstein, violin

Sophie Ackermann, violin

Gergely Kota, viola

Maxime Desert, viola

Johannes Burghoff, cello

Catherine Lebrun, cello

-

Marta Costa Soares, double-bass

Gabriel Laufer, percussion

Peter Van de Velde, organ

Sheva Tehoval, soprano

Pauline Claes, mezzo

Pierre Derhet, tenor

Bertrand Duby, basse

Laura Telly Cambier, soprano

Sarah-Lena Winterberg, mezzo

Kenny Ferreira, ténor

Lucas Cortoos, baryton

31e Fêtes Musicales en Savoie (FR)

Beethoven complete symphonies (chamber transcription)

Recordings and concerts

12 July 2021

8:00 p.m.

Ensemble Mendelssohn
Daniel Rubenstein, violin

Sophie Ackermann, violin

Gergely Kota, viola

Maxime Desert, viola

Catherine Lebrun, cello

La Léchère - Auditorium (FR)

Beethoven complete symphonies (chamber transcription)

Symphony No. 1 for sting quintet

Symphony No. 5 for string quintet

14 July 2021

8:00 p.m.

Ensemble Mendelssohn
Daniel Rubenstein, violin

Sophie Ackermann, violin

Gergely Kota, viola

Maxime Desert, viola

Johannes Burghoff, cello

Courchevel - Auditorium (FR)

Beethoven complete symphonies (chamber transcription)

Symphony No. 2 for string quintet

Symphony No. 4 for string quintet

20 July 2021

8:00 p.m.

Ensemble Mendelssohn
Daniel Rubenstein, violin

Sophie Ackermann, violin

Gergely Kota viola

Maxime Desert, viola

Catherine Lebrun, cello

Saint-Martin-de-Belleville Church (FR)

Beethoven complete symphonies (chamber transcription)

Symphony No. 7 for string quintet

Symphony No. 8 for string quintet

26 July 2021

8:00 p.m.

Ensemble Mendelssohn
Daniel Rubenstein, violin

Sophie Ackermann, violin

Maxime Desert, viola

Gergely Kota, viola

Johannes Burghoff, cello

Marta Costa Soares, double-bass

Aussois Church (FR)

Beethoven complete symphonies (chamber transcription)

Symphony No. 3 for string sextet "Eroïca"

(transc. D. Rubenstein, 2020)

Symphony No. 6 for string sextet "Pastorale" 

(transcr. M-G Fisher, 1815)

27 July 2021

8:00p.m.

Ensemble Mendelssohn

Daniel Rubenstein, violin

Sophie Ackermann, violin

Vincent Hepp, viola

Gergely Kota, viola

Johannes Burghoff, cello

Catherine Lebrun, cello

Marta Costa Soares, double-bass

Gabriel Laufer, percussion

Peter Van de Velde, organ

Sheva Tehoval, soprano

Pauline Claes, mezzo

Pierre Derhet, tenor

Bertrand Duby, basse

Laura Telly Cambier, soprano

Sarah-Lena Winterberg, mezzo

Kenny Ferreira, ténor

Lucas Cortoos, baryton

Macot Church (FR)

Beethoven complete symphonies (chamber transcription)

Symphony No. 9 for string septet, percussion, organ and 8 voices

(transcr. Vladimir Mendelssohn, 2020 - commissioned by the Ensemble Mendelssohn)

11 Aug 2021

8:00p.m.

Ensemble Mendelssohn

Daniel Rubenstein, violin

Sophie Ackermann, violin

Maxime Desert, viola

Vincent Hepp, viola

Johannes Burghoff, cello

Catherine Lebrun, cello

Marta Costa Soras, double-bass

Gabriel Laufer, percussion

Peter Maus, organ

Sheva Tehoval, soprano

Pauline Claes, mezzo

Pierre Derhet, tenor

Bertrand Duby, basse

Laura Telly Cambier, soprano

Sarah-Lena Winterberg, mezzo

Kenny Ferreira, ténor

Lucas Cortoos, baryton

Festival Classissimo - Brussels (BE)

LES RENCONTRES INATTENDUES !

Ludwig van Beethoven

Symphony No. 9 for string septet, percussion, organ and 8 voices

(transcr. Vladimir Mendelssohn, 2020 - commissioned by the Ensemble Mendelssohn)

Introduction with Jean-Yves Clément and Jacques Martel, writers

14-22 July 2021

9 days Masterclass

Faculty

Alfredo Garcia-Serrano

David Gillham 

Lihay Bendayan,

Kevork Mardirossian

Daniel Rubenstein

Christoph Schickedanz

-

Anneke Degen 

Andreas Röhn 

David Stromberg 

Matthias Wohlleber

Annette Homann

-

Alexei Petrov

Eun Jung Son

Matthias Rein

Hammelburg (DE)

2nd International Violin Academy Hammelburg

VIolin individual lessons with 4 faculty members

Masterclasses

Seminars on violin and bow making

Orchestra technique

Cadenza improvisation for classical repertoire,

Jazz and bluegrass crossover

Violin ensemble

Various Concerts

31 Aug 2021

12:15 p.m.

Ensemble Mendelssohn
Daniel Rubenstein, violin

Sophie Ackermann, violin

Gergely Kota, viola

Maxime Desert, viola

Catherine Lebrun, cello

Brussels - Festival Midis-Minimes (BE)

Ludwig van Beethoven

Symphony No. 5 for string quintet

(transcription Ebers)

11 Sept 2021

8:00 p.m.

Ensemble Mendelssohn

Daniel Rubenstein, violin

Sophie Ackermann, violin

tba, viola

Gergely Kota, viola

Johannes Burghoff, cello

Catherine Lebrun, cello

Marta Costa Soras, double-bass

Maïko Inoue, piano

Gabriel Laufer, percussion

Peter Van de Velde, organ

Sheva Tehoval, soprano

Pauline Claes, mezzo

Pierre Derhet, tenor

Bertrand Duby, basse

Laura Telly Cambier, soprano

Sarah-Lena Winterberg, mezzo

Kenny Ferreira, ténor

Lucas Cortoos, baryton

Goudse Kamermuziek Concerten (NL)

Ludwig van Beethoven

Fantasy-Chorale for piano, string septet, organ and 8 voices opus 80 (transcription: Daniel Rubenstein, 2020)

Symphony No. 9 for string septet, percussion, organ and 8 voices

(transcr. Vladimir Mendelssohn, 2020 - commissioned by the Ensemble Mendelssohn)

14 Oct 2021

12:30 p.m.

Ensemble Mendelssohn

Daniel Rubenstein, violin

Sophie Ackermann, violin

Maxime Desert, viola

Gergely Kota, viola

Johannes Burghoff, cello

Marta Costa Soares, double-bass

Liège - Concerts de Midi (BE)

Beethoven complete symphonies (chamber transcription)

Symphony No. 3 for string sextet "Eroïca" 

(transcr. Daniel Rubenstein, 2020)

17 Oct 2021

4:16 p.m. (16h16)

Ensemble Mendelssohn
Daniel Rubenstein, violin

Sophie Ackermann, violin

Maxime Desert, viola

Gergely Kota, viola

Johannes Burghoff, cello

Marta Costa Soares, double-bass

Folle Journée Beethoven - Brussels (BE)

Ludwig van Beethoven 

Symphony No. 3 for string sextet "Eroïca" 

(transcr. Daniel Rubenstein, 2020)

24 Oct 2021

3:00 p.m.

Ensemble Mendelssohn

Daniel Rubenstein, violin

Sophie Ackermann, violin

tba, viola

Gergely Kota, viola

Johannes Burghoff, cello

Catherine Lebrun, cello

Marta Costa Soras, double-bass

Maïko Inoue, piano

Gabriel Laufer, percussion

Peter Van de Velde, organ

Sheva Tehoval, soprano

Pauline Claes, mezzo

Pierre Derhet, tenor

Bertrand Duby, basse

Laura Telly Cambier, soprano

Sarah-Lena Winterberg, mezzo

Kenny Ferreira, ténor

Lucas Cortoos, baryton

Festival International de Jodoigne (BE)

Ludwig van Beethoven

Fantasy-Chorale for piano, string septet, organ and 8 voices opus 80 (transcription: Daniel Rubenstein, 2020)

Symphony No. 9 for string septet, percussion, organ and 8 voices

(transcr. Vladimir Mendelssohn, 2020 - commissioned by the Ensemble Mendelssohn)

18 Nov 2021

12:30 p.m.

Ensemble Mendelssohn
Daniel Rubenstein, violin

Sophie Ackermann, violin

Gergely Kota, viola

Maxime Desert, viola

Catherine Lebrun, cello

Liège - Concerts de Midi (BE)

Beethoven complete symphonies (chamber transcription)

Overture "Fidelio" for string quintet 

Symphony No. 7 for string quintet 

(Published by Steiner 1814)

1-5 Dec 2021

whole day

Jury members
Marc Danel

Daniel Rubenstein

Alexis Galpérine

Hed Yaron Meyerson

Joachim Eijlander

Brussels - Triomphe de l'Art (BE)

International Music Competition

for solo strings

and chamber music groups

23 Dec 2021

12:30 p.m.

Ensemble Mendelssohn
Daniel Rubenstein, violin

Sophie Ackermann, violin

Maxime Desert, viola

Gergely Kota, viola

Johannes Burghoff, cello

Marta Costa Soares, double-bass

Liège - Concerts de Midi (BE)

Beethoven complete symphonies (chamber transcription)

Overture "Coriolan" for string sextet 

(transc. D. Rubenstein, 2020)

Symphony No. 6 for string sextet "Pastorale" 

(transcr. M-G Fisher, 1815)