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Concerts and Projects

Upcoming Events

05\10\2018 12:00

Concert with camerata variabile & friends at the Bachfest Schaffhausen, church of  Wilchingen

Premiere of the new double concerto for two recorders and strings. Furthermore Brandenburg 3. concerto (with a second movement by Winkelman) Brandenburg 4th and 5th concert. Shostakovich Octet.

08\19\2018 12:00

Premiere of new work (3 min) for choir and percussion (trio click) at the Lucerne Festival as part of the project Chortrommel.


Past Events

11\10\2017 19:30

Helena Winkelman plays Beethoven's concerto fot violin with the Sinfonietta Schaffhausen.

At St. Johann, Schaffhausen

10\29\2017 17:00

Premiere of the 3rd String Quartet "The Clock" at the Zwischentöne Festival in Engelberg, Switzerland.

Commission of the Merel String Quartet. It is set to the sonnet of Shakespeare "when I hear the clock that counts the time"

09\24\2017 14:00
to 09\24\2017 18:00

premiere of  ROAD RUNNER at the  Zeiträume - Festival in Basel, afternoon

Music for brass- bands of the Basel Region. Bond's Big Band; Orchestre d'harmonie St. Louis; Südbaden Winds, Hornensemble der Musikakademie Basel, and the young Guitar - group of the music school in Allschwil.

to 09\21\2017

Dartington music festival, England.

09\07\2017 12:15

The Schumann Quartet plays the new quartet by Winkelman "PAPA HAYDN'S PARROT at the Lucerne Festival

08\20\2017 17:30

RONDE DES LUTINS (Round of spirits) at the Alpentöne -festival, Altdorf.


Premiere of RONDES DES LUTINS (Round of spirits) for 8 male voices (Ghost - choir with Peter Siegwart) and folk music ensemble at the Lucerne Festival, 11.00 Schweizerhofsaal

With: Alb- Chehr de Heinz Holliger

to 08\13\2017

Ernen Music Festival, Switzerland

Performance of  "Resonance of Rock" with Wu Wei, Hong Yoo and Il-Ryun Chung (4.August) Immediation und Golem, Tartini: Devil's trill sonata (Solo+Orchestra - version)

07\16\2017 20:00

Premiere of  SUONEN for four amplified flutes (Piccolo - Contrabassflute) and tape in Grächen, Wallis.

05\23\2017 19:32

Camerata Variabile Concert at the hall if thr Conservatory in Zürich, Florhofgasse 6

Our program "Hausmusik, Naturmusik" features the famious string quintet by Schubert, a flute quintet by Romberg, a premiere with alphorn by Mischa Käser and some old viennese songs and dances from Schuberts time. Our guests are Thomas Grossenbacher, Cello and Balthasar Streiff, Alphorn.

Entrance fee: 35.-/20.- (Students)

05\19\2017 19:30

this is the last concert of our Camerata Variabile - season  at Centre Phénix, Fribourg. "MUSIC AT HOME, MUSIC IN THE WILD"   We will play Schubert's famous quintet for strings  and a beautiful flute quintet by Romberg. Then there is a premiere by Mischa Kaeser for alphorn, flute and strings. With Thomas Grossenbacher, violoncello; Balthasar Streiff, alphorn; Isabelle SChnöller, flute; Lea Bösch, alto, Manuel Oswald and myself violins and Christoph Dangel, violoncello. the concert begins at 19.30

Entrance fee: Collection.

04\08\2017 19:00

Premiere of the new concerto for violin and strings at the Arosa Music Festival. With: Sofia Soldina, Violin

01\29\2017 17:00

Concert with CAMERATA VARIABILE BASEL: PROPAGANDA at Gare du Nord, Basel

with Shostakovich: Quartet No 8, Prokofiev: Ouverture on hebrew themes, Zemlinsky: clarinet trio and a premiere by  Isabel Klaus.

01\28\2017 17:00

camerata Variabile plays at Schloss Charlottefels, Neuhausen, Switzerland. the second program of their Saison LE CONTRAT SOCIAL is called PROPAGANDA und features works by Shostakovich (Streing quartet No 8), Prokofiev (Ouverture on Jewish Themes) , Zemlinsky (clarinet trio), Ustvolskaya (Piano Préludes) and Isabel Klaus. Her premiere is called  "Versandkostenfrei" and she wrote it for the Camerata Variabile.

01\27\2017 19:30

Camerata Variabile plays at the great hall of the conservatory in Zürich, Florhofgasse 6.

the programme is called PROPAGANDA and features works by Shostakovich, Zemlinsky, Prokofiev, Ustvolskaya and Isabel Klaus who hast written a premiere for us which is called "Versandkostenfrei"


01\26\2017 20:00

the Camerata Variabile plays PROPAGANDA - the second concert of its season based on the SOCIAL CONTRAT by Rousseau - at the Culture and Congress -centre Aarau. Looking at music and politics, we juxtapose works by Zemlinsky (clarinet trio), Shostakovich (Quartet No. 8) Ustvolskaya (Two of her Préludes) Prokofiev (Ouverture on jewish themes) and a premiere by Isabel Klaus called "Versandkostenfrei" (Free shipping)

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