Kunst ist Veränderung und Veränderung ist Kunst

Change is vital.

I moved to Bremen and now specialize in historical performance practice. My main instrument is no longer - as it was when we met…
Cellosection eines Schulorchesters

Habit – homemade…

I can't blame anyone else. And I wonder how many more of my hindering habits I've trained myself based on complete voluntariness. How do…

Chamber Music with Amateurs and the Alexander Technique

An experiment - as nearly every professional musician has at least heard of the Alexander Technique it is totally different with the amateurs. So…

Your feet are flexible – allow them to move!

My valued customers know it: The importance of the subject “feet” has increased in my lessons. One could say that feet became the basement…

From Misconception to body-blessing

Time and time again I am asked where all these misconceptions about our own bodies come from. I like to show pictures from advertising…

7 good reasons for making peace with sitting!!

Sitting will kill you! Sitting is the new smoking! Let´s face it: The most dangerous threat to life is life itself! Erich Kästner My…

No Stress for Strings – 4 Tips

  “If there´s anything strings players don´t need at all, it´s stress.” Regine Brunke I attended an enchanting concert at the “Bremer amateur music…
gefrorener See

Tacet.

Something is different today than usual. Something´  s in the air. Everything seems equally far and close, somehow the sound of the world is different. Something…

The most erogenous region of the cello

Anyway: Friction at the right spot is a blissful thing, isn´ t it? What does this have to do with sound production? Well – casually said:…

Loose your balance and play better!

How are you doing with your hip joints? Enjoying them? It took me five years and the work with about 300 cellist to find…