Claudio Bohórquez is again invited to teach at the Virtuoso & Belcanto Festival in Lucca from  July 13-26, 2020. Please check this LINK for…

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Claudio Bohórquez will again teach at the Internationale Sommerakademie of the University Vienna this summer from August 16-30 - click here for more information: LINK



Bach Festival


Concert with the Scharoun-Ensemble

Beethoven Septett

@ Museum Burda | 9h30 PM


Easter concert in Mainz

Ludwig van Beethoven: "Ghost Trio" in D major, op. 70 No. 1
Johannes Brahms: Trio in A minor, op. 114 (version with viola)
Johannes Brahms: Piano Quartet in C minor, op.60

with Gareth Lubbe, viola



The German-born cellist of Peruvian-Uruguayan descent is one of the most sought-after musicians in his field. As a student of Boris Pergamenschikow, Claudio Bohórquez achieved success at an early age at international competitions such as the Tschaikowsky Youth Competition in Moscow and the Rostropovich Cello Competition in Paris. This culminated in 2000 with three awards at the first International Pablo Casals Competition held under the auspices of the Kronberg Academy: Marta Casals Istomin presented Claudio Bohórquez with first prize, a special award for the best chamber music, and also the use of Casals’ Gofriller cello for a period of two years. He also won first prize at the International Music Competition in Geneva, an achievement that marked the start of his career as a soloist. Meanwhile he has become a teacher himself: from 2011 to 2016 he was professor at the Musikhochschule Stuttgart, in September 2016 he was appointed to the Hochschule für Musik "Hanns Eisler" Berlin, where he has been a guest professor since 2003. …

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