Franks Pēters Cimmermanis
Frank Peter Zimmermann is widely regarded as one of the leading violinists of his generation. Praised for his selfless musicality, his brilliance and keen intelligence he has been performing with all major orchestras in the world for well over three decades, collaborating on these occasions with the world’s most renowned conductors. His many concert engagements take him to all important concert venues and international music festivals in Europe, the United States, Japan, South America and Australia.
Highlights during the 2018/19 season include engagements with the Berliner Philharmoniker, Bamberger Symphoniker and Czech Philharmonic Orchestra, all conducted by Jakub Hrůša; the New York Philharmonic and Manfred Honeck; the Royal Stockholm Philharmonic and Sakari Oramo; the Bayerisches Staatsorchester and Dima Slobodeniouk; as well as a residency with the Staatskapelle Dresden and Christian Thielemann with concerts in Dresden, Vienna, Baden-Baden, Frankfurt, Hamburg and the Salzburger Osterfestspiele. Mr. Zimmermann will be giving concerts throughout Europe with his string trio, the Trio Zimmermann, as well as making a start with the Beethoven sonata cycle with pianist Martin Helmchen.