Nils Mönkemeyer

- viola -

Welcome

Welcome

Still in the early stages of a brilliant career, Nils Mönkemeyer has again and again showcased his artistic brilliance and innovative programming, talent that has brought him international acclaim while igniting an enthusiastic and growing interest in his signature instrument, the viola.

Under exclusive contract with Sony Classical, Mönkemeyer has released five CDs in the past two years, garnering both critical praise and prestigious awards. All of his recordings have risen to the top echelons of the German classical music charts. Mönkemeyer has attempted to trace the milestones of the viola in these albums, from his discovery and premier recordings of original 18th century manuscripts, through to modern pieces and his own transcriptions.

Mönkemeyer’s concert career took off at an early stage, during his student days under the tutelage of Harolf Schlichtig at the Hochschule für Musik [...] Read more

News

New CD with Spanish music


Nils Mönkemeyer has released on August 15 his 6th album with Sony Classical - "Barroco Espanol" includes his favourite works by spanish composers of the 17th/18th century (Antonio [...] Read more

Nils Mönkemeyer & freitag artists

From June 2014 on, Nils is represented by the agency freitag artists (based in Frankfurt). Please find the details under Contact. [...] Read more

Concerts and Masterclass in March

Nils will perform on March 3 & 4 with the "recreation" Orchestra in Graz two concerts with the virtuoso piece "Sonata per Gran Viola" by Nicoló Paganini.
After that he [...] Read more

Events

Masterclass with Julia Fischer

03. - 05/01/2015
Location: Niederpöcking
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Spanish Baroque - Nils Mönkemeyer & friends

Thursday, 8th January 2015
Location: Halle / Saale
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Julia Fischer Quartett

Wednesday, 14th January 2015
Location: Graz
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