Duo recital with Sebastian Bohren (Violin) and Benjamin Engeli (Piano) — Johannes Brahms: Sonata for violin and piano in A major, op.100; Leos Janáček: Sonata for violin and piano; Richard Strauss: Sonata for violin and piano in E♭ major, op.18
Tonhalle Zurich, 2015-10-03: The Basel Sinfonietta, directed by Daníel Bjarnason, and Víkingur Ólafsson (piano) with the program “Epicycle 1”, featuring exclusively works of composers from Iceland, namely Jón Leifs, Þráinn Hjálmarsson, Anna S. Þorvaldsdóttir, Hlynur Aðils Vilmarsson, and Daníel Bjarnason
Piano recital by Stephen Kovacevich in Baden / Switzerland, 2015-09-18, featuring Alban Berg’s Piano Sonata in B minor, op.1, and Franz Schubert’s last two Piano Sonatas, the Sonata in A major (D.959), and the Sonata in B♭ major (D.960)
2015-09-16, Season’s Opening Concert with the Tonhalle Orchestra Zurich under Lionel Bringuier — Johannes Brahms: Double Concerto in a-minor, op.102, with Lisa Batiashvili (Artist in Residence) & Gautier Capuçon; compositions by and with Jörg Widmann, clarinet and Creative Chair; Alexander Scriabin: Symphony No.4, “Poème de l’extase”, op.54
World première of the Piano Sonata No.1, “The Queen”, presented by its author, the Swiss composer and pianist Julian Layn, along with highlights from his compositorial oeuvre: excerpts from piano concerto No.1, “Heavy Clouds Over Vast Wide Open”, from piano concerto No.2, “The Ecocalypse”, the piano piece “If You Believe”, and the Impromptu “The French Course”.
Concert matinée at the Tonhalle Zurich, featuring Bach (excerpts from “The Art of the Fugue”, BWV 1080) and his re-discoverer, Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy (String Quintet No.1 in A major, op.18), with members of the Tonhalle Orchestra Zurich