Daniel Ottensamer | The Clarinet Trio Anthology

He dazzles with his virtuosic, head-spinning technique and with a few subtle tones attains a divine expression which – effortlessly – culminates in a luminous interpretation. Sounds like magic!

Daniel Ottensamer, principal clarinet of the Vienna Philharmonic, is a welcome guest with numerous renowned orchestras. As a chamber musician he is active with the Philharmonix and The Clarinet Trio Anthology. Created in a time of plenty, Daniel Ottensamer has recorded all relevant works for clarinet trio with his colleagues Stephan Koncz and Christoph Traxler on the Decca label, making exciting repertoire discoveries.

Daniel Ottensamer can soon be heard in the Essen Philharmonie, Wiesbaden, Düsseldorf, Cologne, Salzburg and Lucerne, among others.

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On Tour

September 24, 2022 | Wiesbaden | solo
November 24, 2022 | Bocholt-Spork | trio
November 25, 2022 | Weißenhorn | trio
November 27, 2022 | Essen | solo with Mendelssohn Kammerorchester Leipzig
December 1, 2022 | Langenthal | ensemble

January 30, 2023 | Salzburg | solo
February 1, 2023 | Cologne | trio
February 4/5, 2023 | Luxembourg | solo
April 13, 2023 | Eindhoven | trio
April 15, 2023 | Aalen | trio

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New Releases

The Clarinet Trio Anthology | DECCA

Created in a time when there was time: in 2020/21 Daniel Ottensamer recorded relevant works for clarinet trio with his colleagues Stephan Koncz and Christoph Traxler, while making exciting repertoire discoveries. The three renowned Austrian musicians are thus deepening their long-standing musical friendship. The recordings were released in 2022 as a 7 CD box set on DECCA.

Curious? In this trailer for the CD box, the three musicians give exciting insights into the making of the recordings and share their thoughts on the music with us:

You can find further details and programme proposals in the download section on this site.

Watch and Listen

Opening Concert Hamburg 2021 | Hamburg Philharmonic State Orchestra  with Kent Nagano, Mira Wang – violin and Jan Vogler – violoncello | William Blank: „Alisma“ Triple concerto for Vvolin, violoncello, clarniet and orchestra

Mozart | Clarinet Concerto in A KV 622 | Barcelona Symphony Orchestra and Jonathan Cohen  | L’Auditori Barcelona | July 8, 2021

He dazzles with his virtuosic, head-spinning technique and with a few subtle tones attains a divine expression which – effortlessly – culminates in a luminous interpretation. Sounds like magic!

read more

Daniel Ottensamer, principal clarinet of the Vienna Philharmonic, is a welcome guest with numerous renowned orchestras. As a chamber musician he is active with the Philharmonix and The Clarinet Trio Anthology. Created in a time of plenty, Daniel Ottensamer has recorded all relevant works for clarinet trio with his colleagues Stephan Koncz and Christoph Traxler on the Decca label, making exciting repertoire discoveries.

Daniel Ottensamer can soon be heard in the Essen Philharmonie, Wiesbaden, Düsseldorf, Cologne, Salzburg and Lucerne, among others.

www.danielottensamer.com