Composition

After the great successes of the Cello Concerto (2017) for the Kiel Philharmonic Orchestra (soloist: Christian Poltéra) and the Clarinet Concerto (2019) for the NDR Radiophilharmonie (soloist: Sharon Kam), after premieres at the Festspiele Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, at the Max Rostal Competition In Berlin, the International Music Festival Goslar, the Klangbrücken Festival Hannover and various concerts, Thorsten is devoting himself to new composition projects for the Beethoven anniversary 2020 (Humanity - The Beethoven Festival) and to "200 Years Schauspielhaus Berlin" 2020/21 ( Konzerthaus Berlin).

New CD recordings:

"Thorsten Encke - A Portrait" with a selection of his work at Avi music
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For the 100th anniversary of the death of Claude Debussy, Encke composed 6 Aprèsludes for the pianist Julia Bartha. Together with the Préludes of Debussy, the Aprèsludes have been released on CD at Coviello Classics. Order CD

Brand new:

Cellist Tanja Tetzlaff plays "Cracks & Clouds", two compositions for cello and tape, together with suites 4-6 by Johann Sebastian Bach (Avi music).
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