• Andrea Marcon


Andrea Marcon

Conductor, organist, and harpsichordist Andrea Marcon is one of the most renowned musicians and specialists for early music. He was born in Treviso and received a diploma in Early Music from Basel’s Schola Cantorum Basiliensis for his organ and harpsichord studies with Jean-Claude Zehnder and conducting with Hans Martin Linde. He won first prize in the organ competition at Innsbruck in 1986 and, in 1991, first prize for harpsichord at Bologna. Today Andrea Marcon is internationally recognized as a leading interpreter for music of the Classic and Early Romantic periods, professor of harpsichord, organ and interpretation at the Schola Cantorum Basiliensis.

In 1997, he founded the Venice Baroque Orchestra (VBO), today one of the leading baroque ensembles in the world. In 2009 he also became the music director of the La Cetra Barockorchester Basel and he was appointed artistic director of the Orquesta Ciudad de Granada from the season 2013/2014.

Future projects

20.08.2021 bis 31.08.2021

Venice Baroque Orchestra
Partner: Chouchane Siranossian, Violine
Dirigent: Andrea Marcon

15.11.2021 bis 21.11.2021

La Cetra Barockorchester Basel
Partner: Patricia Petibon, Sopran
Dirigent: Andrea Marcon

24.11.2021 bis 26.11.2021

La Cetra Barockorchester Basel
Partner: Maurice Steger, Flöte
Dirigent: Andrea Marcon

11.12.2021 bis 18.12.2021

La Cetra Barockorchester und Vokalensemble Basel
Partner: Marie Lys, Sopran - William Shelton, Alt - Jakob Pilgram, Tenor - José Coca Loza, Bass
Dirigent: Andrea Marcon

13.05.2022 bis 28.05.2022

La Cetra Barockorchester Basel
Partner: Patricia Petibon
Dirigent: Andrea Marcon

20.05.2022 bis 05.06.2022

La Cetra Vokalensemble Basel
Dirigent: Federico Sepúlveda