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The unique combination of harp (Anaëlle Tourret) and descant horn, later piccolo trumpet, is presented in Matthias Höfs’ arrangement of “Pavane pour une infante défunte”, in which Ravel’s idea of tonal perception is transformed into a miniature.



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„Trumpet Excerpts – Fantasy“
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„Trumpet Excerpts – Fantasy“

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Telemann meets Hiphop

“Let’s do this!” – Trumpeter Matthias Höfs and the HipHop Academy Hamburg present their musically fascinating potpourri of two worlds: “Telemann Meets Hiphop”!


Awardee 2016 – ECHO Klassik
Awardee 2016 - ECHO KlassikOn October 9, 2016, one of the most important and best known music awards worldwide goes to German Brass. In the ensemble/orchestra category, the ECHO Klassik will this year go to the top ensemble, which has for many years filled the major concert halls in Germany and abroad, critics and music lovers all over Europe, Asia and America bow down before.
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RCM London – Brass Faculty
RCM LondonStarting in January 2015, Matthias Höfs is appointed as Visiting Professor at the renowned Royal College of Music (RCM) in London. Aside from teaching trumpet and chamber music, Höfs will also give solo concerts and perform alongside the students in the RCM Brass Ensemble. In addition to his professorship in Hamburg, the position in London offers a promising musical environment with a unique brass tradition.
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New CD’s:

THE TRUMPETS OF MATTHIAS HÖFS
The Trumpets of Matthias HöfsTrumpeter Matthias Höfs gives on his new album “The Trumpets of Matthias Höfs“ an insight into his private trumpet collection. From baroque to jazz, the history of the trumpet is brought to life. Musical partners on the album are, among others, Concerto Köln, German Brass, Virtuosi di Praga

THE TRUMPETS OF MATTHIAS HÖFS (Official Album Trailer) Video to CD


RUDENS TURKU FESTIVAL ENSEMBLE – JUBILEE
RUDENS TURKU FESTIVAL
ENSEMBLE - JUBILEENew chamber music recording with Matthias Höfs (trumpet), Rudens Turku (violin) and ensemble:

Wolf Kerschek:
“Festival Rhapsody”

RUDENS TURKU FESTIVAL ENSEMBLE - JUBILEE | Order from www.jpc.de. Order


BACH – TRUMPET CONCERTOS
Bach - Trumpet ConcertosJohann Sebastian Bach wrote many famous solos for the trumpet, but no trumpet concerto by him has survived. Matthias Höfs has filled the gap and arranged a number of Bach’s solo concertos for his instrument. He plays the concertos on a modern piccolo trumpet.

BACH - TRUMPET CONCERTOS Video to CD
BACH - TRUMPET CONCERTOS Video to CD
BACH - TRUMPET CONCERTOS Video to CD
BACH - TRUMPET CONCERTOS Video to CD


GERMAN BRASS – TRIP TO AMERICA
GERMAN BRASS - TRIP TO AMERICAOn their trip through the American music scene of the early 20th century, German Brass plays the hits of Gershwin, Bernstein or Barber as you have never heard them before.


GERMAN BRASS - TRIP TO AMERICA Video to CD


KIND OF GOLD
KIND OF GOLDThis album is like a reunion to me! Together with former and current students, old companions and friends I have recorded works that bring out the concentrated radiant charisma of the trumpet. Strauss, Stravinsky, Sakai, Janáček and Kerschek – a golden album, from October 12th everywhere in stores!

KIND OF GOLD Video to CD


TROMPETENKONZERTE TELEMANN
TROMPETENKONZERTE TELEMANNOn the occasion of the 250th anniversary of the death of G.Ph.Telemann I have recorded his 3 trumpet concertos and 3 sonatas together with the Deutschen Kammerphilharmonie Bremen. The CD will be released on October 6.


TROMPETENKONZERTE TELEMANN Video to CD
TROMPETENKONZERTE TELEMANN Telemann – Konzert Nr. 1 D-Dur, TWV 51:D7, Allegro
TROMPETENKONZERTE TELEMANN Telemann – Konzert Nr. 2 D-Dur, TWV 43:D7, Allegro
TROMPETENKONZERTE TELEMANN Telemann – Sonate h-moll, VI. Presto


Concerts/Events

    • 28.11.2020, Sopot (PL), Trompete & Kammerorchester (Polnische Kammerphilharmonie Sopot, Leitung: Wojciech Rajski)
    • 05.12.2020, Schwäbisch-Gmünd, Schönblick: German Brass
    • 06.12.2020, Merzig, Stadthalle: German Brass
    • 09.12.2020, Hamburg - St. Michaelis Kirche, Weihnachtskonzert mit dem Trompetenensemble der Hochschule für Musik und Theater Hamburg
    • 12.12.2020, Aarau (CH), Kultur & Kongresshaus: German Brass
    • 13.12.2020, Freiburg - Konzerthaus, German Brass
    • 20.12.2020, Hamburg, St. Christophorus Kirche: Trompete & Orgel (Wolfgang Zerer)
    • 25.12.2020, Berlin, Konzerthaus: Trompete & Orgel (Christian Schmitt)
    • 26.12.2020, Berlin, Dom: German Brass
    • 30.12.2020, Hamburg, St. Michaelis: Trompete & Orgel (Jörg Endebrock)
    • 31.12.2020, Hamburg, St. Michaelis: Trompete& Orgel (Jörg Endebrock)
    • 01.01.2021, Hamburg, St. Michaelis: Trompete & Orgel (Jörg Endebrock)
    • 03.01.2021, Marnach (LUX), Cube: German Brass
    • 09.01.2021, Ludwigsburg, Forum: German Brass
    • 15.01.2021, Moskau (RUS), Konzertsaal Sarjadje: Trompetenkonzert (Kerscheck) Nationales Philharmonisches Orchester Russland
    • more [...]