Notturno in Leafy Pankow
Mozart among his musical precursors, Haydn and London Bach
Johann Christian Bach Quintet for flute, oboe, violin, viola and violoncello in D major, op. 11 no. 6
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart String Quintet in C major, K 515
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart String Quintet in G minor, K 516
Joseph Haydn Notturno No. 4 for flute, oboe, two horn, two violins, two violas, violoncello and double bass in C major, Hob II:31
Markus Schreiter - Flute
Thomas Herzog - Oboe
Ingo Klinkhammer - Horn
Anne Mentzen - Horn
Susanne Herzog - Violin
Steffen Tast - Violin
Gernot Adrion - Viola
Christoph Zander - Viola
Hans-Jakob Eschenburg - Violoncello
Iris Ahrens - Double Bass
Steffen Tast - Violin
Steffen Tast was born in 1965 in Berlin.
After studying violin at the Hochschule für Musik “Hanns Eisler” Berlin in 1987, he became a member of the Rundfunk-Sinfonieorchester Berlin (RSB). In the same year, his interest in contemporary music led him to the chamber ensemble “Kammerensemble Neue Musik” Berlin (KNM).
In recent years, he has been appearing increasingly as a conductor. Initially, the focus was on working with KNM Berlin. This was followed by invitations as a conductor with the Ensemble Oriol, the Kammerakademie Potsdam, the Ensemble Modern, and the Ensemble Ascolta Stuttgart. Since 2005 he has been regularly conducting chamber orchestra concerts with members of the RSB and their orchestra academy, and also symphony concerts as part of the family- and school student concerts of the orchestra since 2014. In his home village of Klein Leppin in north-western Brandenburg, he was one of the initiators of the project “Dorf macht Oper” (“Village makes opera”) in 2005 and has since been its musical director.
Steffen Tast is involved as mentor in the orchestra academy of the RSB.
Thu 4 April 2019 - 7.30 pm Schloss Schönhausen
- from € 20
Schönhausen Palace is fully accessible. There is a lift as well as an accessible disabled WC. In the palace, among other things there is also a tactile panel for the blind and partially sighted. Unfortunately, for reasons of conservation, children's prams and buggies may not be taken into the exhibition rooms.
Coats can be handed in free of charge at the cloakrooms in the entrance foyer.
There is no fixed dress code for concerts by the RSB. Depending on your taste and how you feel most comfortable, you can attend in suit or evening gown, or in jeans and a T-shirt, for example.
In the surrounding area you will find the following gastronomic offers:
Café Sommerlust im Schlossgarten Schönhausen, Tschaikowskistraße 1 / Am Westtor, 13156 Berlin-Pankow
Café Canapé, Wolfshagener Straße 87, 13187 Berlin
Should you arrive late to a concert of chamber music, please wait until a break between two movements or two pieces and then take a seat very quietly (no allocated seating).
At concerts of chamber music, programmes will be provided free of charge upon admission – as long as stocks last.
Special group rates are available for school pupils and travel groups, companies, societies and major customers. Please contact our visitor service directly if you are interested.
School pupils, trainees and students up to the age of 27, as well as the unemployed, can buy tickets for the RSB's own concerts for 10 € each at the evening box office before the respective concert. This offer applies only when tickets are still available. The organisers take responsibility for the disposition of the tickets. Reductions can be granted only when buying tickets personally and presenting the corresponding documents and personal identification. No more than one reduced ticket per person may be purchased. This ticket is non-transferrable. Severely disabled persons entitled to an escort can address their request for tickets to the visitor service. This service is happy to offer advice regarding the contingent of places available.
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It is possible to buy your tickets online at www.rsb-online.de , by telephone, email or in person at our visitor service, or at the daytime or evening box office. Book your tickets until the last working day before the respective concert on our homepage and simply print them out at home in A4-format. Payment is by credit card; a processing fee of 2 € will be charged. This possibility is available for concerts in the Konzerthaus Berlin and the Philharmonie Berlin. All theatre box offices, travel agents and advance ticket sales offices in Berlin and Brandenburg affiliated to “eventim” also sell tickets for concerts by the RSB. The customary advance ticket fees and, where relevant, costs for postage will be charged. The evening box office opens one hour before the concert starts on the day of the concert. If an introductory event is taking place before the concert, the evening box office will open 90 minutes before the concert begins.
Route directions & parking location
Schönhausen Palace can be accessed by the following means of public transport:
Bus 250 to Tschaikowskistraße + 5 minutes walk
Tram M1 to Tschaikowskistraße + 5 minutes walk
Underground, U2 to Pankow + 15 minutes walk
S-Bahn (city railway) S2 to Pankow + 15 minutes walk
There are only a limited number of parking spaces