Simon Eberle, Violoncello Image Source: Simon Eberle

Pentecost concert

Hambacher Schloss, Festsaal

Simon Eberle received his first violin lessons at the age of six before switching to cello two years later. From 2002 he was taught by Stephan Haack, the solo cellist of the Munich Philharmonic.
Since 2008 the cellist has been studying at the University of Music and Drama in Munich with Prof. Wen-Sinn Yang, initially as a young student,
full-time since 2011. After graduating from high school, he continued his studies and moved to Prof. Troels Svane at the Lübeck University of Music in early 2015.
Simon Eberle is currently studying with Jens Peter Maintz at the University of the Arts in Berlin and is also a member of the renowned Karajan Academy of the Berlin Philharmonic.
From 2007 to 2010 he was a fellow of the Jürgen-Ponto Foundation, he was also a fellow of the Villa Musica Rheinland Pfalz, the Oscar and Vera Ritter Foundation Hamburg, "Live Music Now" Munich and the German Foundation for Music Life Marie Luise Imbusch Foundation and the Deutschlandstipendium.
He was invited to "music together" and a master class by the Kronberg Academy. He also received grants for the international academy "Astona International" (2009-2012), as well as for the international summer academies in Bad Reichenhall, Biel and Lenk, as well as for the Fondazione Accademia Chigiana in Siena and Interlaken Classics.

In 2013 he was awarded the city of Donauwörth's promotional award. At the Moritzburg Festival 2018 he was awarded two audience awards. Simon Eberle won the 2nd prize at the international Rising Stars Grand Prix in 2019 and the Golden Medal with high distinction at the Berlin International Music Competiton. In the 2015/16 season he worked as an academist in the NDR Elbphilharmonie Orchestra. Simon Eberle was selected to take part in Valery Gergiev's Russian-German Music Academy under his direction and with musicians and in cooperation with the Mariinsky Theater at the "Stars of the White Nights" festival in St. Petersburg. He plays concerts worldwide with conductors such as Sir Simon Rattle, Daniel Barenboim, Kirill Petrenko, Mariss Jansons, Zubin Metha, Daniel Harding, Christian Thielemann, Esa Pekka Salonen, Krzysztof Urbanski, Robin Ticciati, Thomas Hengelbrock, Mikko Franck, Ivan Fischer, Christoph Eschenbach, Andres Orozco Estrada, Herbert Blomstedt and John Elliot Gardiner He has given solo concerts with orchestras such as the Heidelberg Philharmonic Orchestra, the Ostallgäu Symphony Orchestra, the Camerata Villa Musica, the Oettinger Chamber Orchestra or the Budweis Philharmonic Orchestra under conductors such as Reinhardt Goebel, Werner Erhardt, Peter Eötvös and Dietger Holm.

01. Juni 2020
Montag 17:00 Uhr
Concert introduction at 16:15 Uhr

Félicien David (1810-1876)
Soirée d'été (Teil I)

Joseph Haydn (1732-1809)
Violoncellokonzert Nr. 2 D-Dur Hob. VIIb:2

Félicien David (1810-1876)
Soirée d'été (Teil II)

Mieczyslaw Karlowicz (1876-1909)
Serenade für Streicher C-Dur op. 2