As a music journalist, I published in print and online media including Süddeutsche Zeitung, Die Welt, and Neue Musikzeitung, providing reviews of classical music, and interviewing classical musicians such as Hélène Grimaud, Leif Ove Andsnes, Nikolai Lugansky, Arcadi Volodos, and many more.
My work also included writing reviews of newly released recordings, and providing live performance reviews from Munich's main concert halls, the Philharmonie am Gasteig, Herkulessaal, and Prinzregententheater.
Much of my writing appeared in Fono Forum Magazine, a leading German print magazine for classical music and jazz, and Klassik Heute Magazine, a classical music online portal with latest news on musicians, concert events, festivals, and CD releases.
Conductors I enjoyed writing about include: Daniel Barenboim, Vladimir Ashkenazy, Sir Simon Rattle, Andre Previn, Ricardo Muti, Nikolaus Harnoncourt, Kurt Masur, Bernard Haitink, Sir Charles Mackerras, David Zinman, Kurt Sanderling, Mikhail Pletnev, and Herbert Blomstedt.
Orchestras I featured include: Berliner Philharmoniker, Academy of St. Martin in the Fields, Philharmonia Orchestra, New York Philharmonic, Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, Boston Symphony Orchestra, Muenchner Philharmoniker, Bamberger Symphoniker, Staatskapelle Berlin, Gewandhausorchester Leipzig, Orpheus Chamber Orchestra, and Filarmonica della Scala.
Pianists I reported on and interviewed include: Martha Argerich, Sviatoslav Richter, Hélène Grimaud, Leif Ove Andsnes, Maurizio Pollini, Alfred Brendel, Evgeny Kissin, Arcadi Volodos, Lang Lang, Boris Berezovsky, Jean-Yves Thibaudet, Murray Perahia, Andras Schiff, Mitsuko Uchida, Ivo Pogorelich, Krystian Zimerman, Emanuel Ax, Maria João Pires, Richard Goode, Yefim Bronfman, Olli Mustonen, Nikolai Lugansky, Ragna Schirmer, to name a few.