Andreas Haefliger comes from a rich tradition of music making and is acclaimed for his sensitivity, musical insights and transcendent pianism.
Known for his innovative programming, he brings an all-encompassing passion and humanity to his concert appearances and recordings.
WORLD PREMIERE OF DIETER AMMANN’S PIANO CONCERTO AT THE BBC PROMS
Andreas Haefliger returned to the BBC Proms on 19 August for the world premiere of a new Piano Concerto written especially for him by fellow Swiss musician Dieter Ammann. He was joined for the concert by the BBC Symphony Orchestra and Sakari Oramo. This new work is co-commmissioned by the Boston Symphony Orchestra, Konzerthaus Wien, Lucerne Festival, Münchner Philharmoniker and Taipei Symphony Orchestra.
The concert was broadcast on BBC Radio 3, and available for playback for 30 days.
"The flamboyant virtuosity of composer, orchestra and soloist were palpable, and hugely enjoyable"
"There was some incredible musicianship on display - particularly from Haefliger at the piano"
"Haefliger’s genius is in that gap between keyboard and mind"