The violin repertoire with its many virtuoso pieces has been a source of fascination and inspiration since my early childhood. Although a number of arrangements have been done from the violin repertoire in the past, I have decided to arrange a few virtuosic pieces that have not been played on the cello before. These [...]
Working with contemporary composers and performing their works, is a very creative and interesting process which I enjoy. It is of great importance to introduce and promote new works or lesser known compositions to the audience. I am working on a program to include works by the renowned Austrian composer, Friederich Cerha and some [...]
On invitation of the Consortium of Violinmakers “Antonio Stradivari” of Cremona, Italy, Anzél Gerber performed on five cellos made by their finest luthiers, presented to the public during concerts in Taipei, Tainan and Kaoshiung, Taiwan.
Cellist, Anzél Gerber and pianist, Ben Schoeman, have been honoured by the Global Music Awards as gold medal winners in the category for Classical music. The duo arranged “Rêve Angelique” (Angelic dream) by Anton Rubinstein for cello and piano.
World première performance - Double concerto for Cello and Piano "Bushman Prayers" by South African composer, Stefans Grové. Performed with pianist Ben Schoeman on 11 June 2015 with conductor Yasuo Shinozaki and Cape Philharmonic Orchestra and 18 June 2015 with conductor Carlos Izcaray and Kwa-Zulu Natal Philharmonic Orchestra. Anzél Gerber (cello), Ben Schoeman (piano) [...]