LIFEM | 8-11 November 2023

Mathis Wolfer

The recorder player and harpsichordist Mathis Wolfer performs in Germany and abroad and has already performed with internationally renowned musicians such as Gottfried von der Goltz, Petra Müllejans, Stefan Temmingh, Fabio Bonizzoni and Wiebke Weidanz. He has performed at the Grafenegg Festival, the Schleswig-Holstein Music Festival, the Musikfest Bremen, Musikfestspiele Potsdam, the Gstaad-Menuhin Festival and in the Pierre-Boulez-Saal.
 
He is a prizewinner of national and international competitions and has won the La Risonanza EMSA Award 2021, first prizes at the Open Recorder Days Amsterdam 2019, several first prizes at the Bundeswettbewerb Jugend Musiziert and a special prize of the Deutsche Stiftung Musikleben. He is also a scholarship holder of the Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes and has received scholarships from the Kulturakademie Baden-Württemberg and the Musik- und Singschule Heidelberg. Since 2020 he has been playing in the award-winning ensemble feuervogel.
 
Mathis Wolfer is currently studying recorder and harpsichord at the Musikhochschule Freiburg with Prof. Stefan Temmingh, Prof. Jean-Christophe Dijoux and Michael Behringer. He received further musical inspiration in courses with Alfredo Bernadini, Francesco Corti, Michael Form, Dan Laurin, Dorothee Oberlinger, Hille Perl, Jeremias Schwarzer, Maurice Steger, Antonio Politano and others.
 
Mathis Wolfer works as a recorder teacher and harpsichord accompanist at the Musikschule Freiburg.

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