Ariadne Daskalakis


Violinist Ariadne Daskalakis pursues an international career concertizing on modern and baroque violin and mentoring young professional musicians.

Master Class in Vincennes, Paris, February 2020: Akademie d'Hiver

In THE STRAD Magazine: Link to Schubert Review
to 5 Practice Tips

Next Events
January 21, HfMT Cologne, 7:30pm Class Concert with works by Bach, Biber, Paganini, Beethoven, Franck and Tchaikovsky

January 27, Music and Brain and DZNE Bonn String Quartets by Haydn and Mozart on period instruments, with Seowon Kim, violin, Sebastian Gottschick, Viola and Chia-Hua Chiang, cello

Recent Highlights

Nov 16, Tage der Alten Musik Herne with Ensemble Vintage Köln, featuring a "Fugal Program" based on Bach. LIVE in WDR Radio Feature Article

Dec. 11 Cologne Ariadne Daskalakis leads the traditional Advent concert of New Rhenish Chamber Orchestra in the Basilika St. Aposteln in Cologne at 20:15. With concerti by Bach, Corelli and D'Abaco. Tickets

Schubert Release! Vol 1 of the Complete Violin Works on BIS With Paolo Giacometti, Fortepiano, and the Kölner Akademie under Michael Willens. Available in stores or as studio-quality download at eclassical...or directly from BIS

CD Bach/Gottschick "Musical Offering" The Musical Offering by J.S. Bach in a new setting by Sebastian Gottschick, presented by Ensemble Vintage Köln on the Tacet "Eigenart" label. more infos / Order!

Enjoy Beatles Covers! from a live performance at Music from land's End Wareham, with Putnam Murdock, Riccardo Caraceni, Leonardo Papa, Sebastian Gottschick and Paige Riggs. Penny Lane and Honey Pie

500th Anniversary San Biagio Concert Video Ariadne Daskalakis performs Biber's 6th Rosary Sonata with Salome Ryser and Ilaria Monticelli in a concert celebrating the 500th anniversary of the famous church San Biagio in Montepulciano.

sensual Szymanowski Video of Live Performance of the Myths with Miri Yampolsky

CD BIBER Rosary Sonatas "With this release, Daskalakis propels herself into the front rank of historical violinists." - order directly from the label BIS

! Rave... reviews...

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