attended the University of Music and Performing Arts in Vienna, Austria,
and studied under Wolfgang Herzer.
whom he has worked include Accentus, the Doremis Ensemble, Ensemble Kaleidoskop,
the Vienna Concert Society, Vienna Ensemble Bell’Arte,
and the Vienna Symphony Orchestra.
April 1986, he and pianist Christian Krattenthaler
interpreted Claude Debussy’s “Sonata” at the Gewerbesaal in Modling.
Symphony Orchestra appeared at the University
of Michigan’s Hill
Auditorium in Ann Arbor
on 11th November 1988.
Their program comprised the overture from The Magic Flute by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, “Der Rosenkavalier Suite, Op. 59”
by Richard Strauss and Symphonie fantastique, Op. 14 by Hector Berlioz.
October 2005, they took the stage in the Grosser Saal
at Musikverein where they performed Johannes
Brahms’ “Serenade No. 1 in D major, Op. 11” and Mozart’s
“Concerto for Clarinet and Orchestra in A major, K. 622”, with
soloist Reinhard Wieser.
Lang Lang took on solo duties when they performed Frederic
Chopin’s “Piano Concerto No. 1 in E minor, Op. 11” in the
same venue on 5th March 2006. It was sandwiched between Mozart’s
“Symphony No. 14 in G minor, K. 183” and Robert Schumann’s
“Symphony No. 1 in B major, Op. 38” (“Fruhlingssymphonie”).
December 2007, the Eight Cellists of the Vienna Symphony Orchestra were in
Brahms Hall for a concert that included Johann Sebastian Bach’s Christmas Oratorio (Cantatas I-III)
and Heitor Villa Lobos’s
No. 5” with mezzo-soprano Elisabeth Wolfbauer.
They were in
Mozart Saal on 12th October 2009 when
they offered up Bach’s “Tonet, ihr Pauken! Erschallet,
Trompeten”, Peter Ilyich
Tchaikovsky’s “Swan Lake
Suite, Op. 20”, Villa-Lobos’s “Bachianas
Brasileiras No. 1” and Richard Wagner’s
September 2010, they appeared at the Centre des Arts Pluriels
Ed. Juncker where they performed “Bachianas Brasileiras No. 1”
by Villa-Lobos, “Barcarolle” from Tales of Hoffman by Jacques Offenbach, “Die Moldau” from Ma
Vlast by Bedrich
Smetana and “Swan Lake
Suite, Op. 20” by Tchaikovsky.
Peter and guitarist
pianist Athena Capodistria, violinists Celine Roscheck and Jacqueline Roscheck-Morard
and violist Anna Siakala entertained at the Petros M. Nomikos Conference
Centre on 7th & 8th September 2011. Their recital included Luigi
Boccherini’s “Guitar Quintet No. 4 in D major”, Paul
Walter Furst’s “Duo”, Mozart’s
“Quartet in C major, K. 157” and Schumann’s “Piano
Quintet, Op. 44”.
November 2012, the Eight Cellists of the Vienna Symphony Orchestra gave a
benefit concert at the Tiroler Landeskonservatorium. Highlights include “Akrostichon, Op. 237a” by Ernst Krenek, the overture from Manon Lescaut by Giacomo
Puccini and a suite from The
Nutcracker by Tchaikovsky.
The Doremis Ensemble gave a wall-to-wall Bach recital on 28th
July 2013. The first half of
the program featured Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach’s “Flute
Concerto in D minor, Wq 22” and “Trio
Sonata in C major, Wq 147”; the second half
featured J.S. Bach’s “Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 in D major,
BWV 1050” and “Trio Sonata” from Musikalischen Opfer, BWV
which Peter appears include: Acht Cellisten der Wiener Symphoniker Live aus dem Casino Baumgarten:
Johann Sebastian Bach/Heitor Villa-Lobos
and Tchaikovsky: Nutcracker &
Swan Lake Suites with the Eight Cellists of the Vienna Symphony
Orchestra; and, Franz Joseph
with the Vienna Concert Society.