Ariadne Daskalakis


Montepulciano This season Ariadne Daskalakis assumed the role of Artistic Director of the European Academy for Music and Art 'Palazzo Ricci' Montepulciano (IT)

Review Biber - Rosary Sonatas "With this release, Daskalakis propels herself into the front rank of historical violinists." - read more

Music from Land's End Wareham International Chamber Music Festival (Cape Cod) returns July 2016! See Ben Dunham's rave review, which put MLE Wareham on the international festival map! - more information also here

Portland Bach Festival June 19-24, 2016 in Portland, Maine, USA - more information

15th Anniversary Palazzo Ricci Festival Under the auspices of the German and Italien Foreign Ministers Ariadne Daskalakis, Artistic Director; May 25 - 31 in Montepulciano and Rome, Italy - more information

Awarded Austrian Radio-Pasticcio-Prize March 2016 for the recording of violin sonatas by Ferdinand Ries with Wolfgang Brunner. More information

Review Good Friday's concert with Concerto Köln a "heavenly" review read more

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3 CD-Releases in 2015... KALLIWODA Violin Concerti with the Kölner Akademie under Michael Willens (cpo, May) (order) & BIBER Rosary Sonatas (BIS, Sept) (order) & RIES Violin Sonatas (cpo, Oct) (order)

Review Schubert Recital "the music sings, resonates and, behind tears, laughs, sobs and rejoices. read more

Listen to Tartini Concerto with the Cologne Chamber Orchetra or to Szymanowski with Miri Yampolsky

"What a gorgeous tone Daskalakis has!"

American Record Guide

"....striking athletecism, musical insight, expressive embellishment and elegiac lyricism."

The Strad

"Poetic. She has a pure, but strong tone and finely nuanced vibrato and legato. The sheer agility of her playing is no end in itself."

Fono Forum