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Ben Goldscheider

Ben Goldscheider studies with Radek Baboràk at the Barenboim-Said Academy in Berlin. In 2016 he reached the finals of the BBC Young Musician Competition. He has performed at venues including the Berlin Philharmonie, the Lucerne Culture and Congress Centre, and made his Proms debut at the Albert Hall, London. His 2018 first album was released to critical acclaim and selected as BBC Music Magazine’s ‘Rising Star’, and Gramophone Magazine’s ‘One to Watch’. This season Ben debuts with the English Chamber Orchestra, Manchester Camerata and Prague Philharmonia, and returns to the Berlin Philharmonie to perform the Glière Horn Concerto. A committed chamber musician, he has performed at the Wigmore Hall with Julian Prégardien and pianist Christoph Schnackert, and at the Boulez Saal with Daniel Barenboim and Michael Barenboim. He has performed as Guest Principal with the Staatskapelle Berlin, Philharmonia, English Chamber and the West-Eastern Divan Orchestras.