BeeMo Fau

Severance Hall
February 13 – Thursday at 7:30 p.m. 

February 14 – Friday at 7:00 p.m.*  
February 15 – Saturday at 8:00 p.m. 
February 16 – Sunday at 3:00 p.m. 

Guest Artist

Isabelle Faust

German violinist Isabelle Faust performs regularly across Europe and North America.  She is both a student of historical technique and an advocate of new music, playing a wide range of repertoire across all time periods and styles.  Her past and upcoming premieres include new works by Werner Egk, Marco Stroppa, Michael Jarrell, Oscar Strasnoy, Thomas Larcher, Olivier Messiaen, Péter Eötvös, Ondřej Adámek, Jörg Widmann, and Brett Dean.  She is a guest soloist with major orchestras around the world and performs as a recitalist and chamber musician.  For the 2019-20 season, Ms. Faust is serving as artist-in-residence with Amsterdam’s Royal Concertgebouw, and also with Philharmonie Essen, Centro Nacional de Difusión Musical Madrid, and Philharmonie du Luxembourg.  Her award-winning discography features works across a range of repertoire, from Bach to Bartók, Beethoven to Berg, along with Mozart to Brahms.  Isabelle Faust made her Cleveland Orchestra debut in July 2014 and most recently performed here in February 2018.  She teaches violin at the Berlin University of the Arts.  Her honors include first prize in the Paganini Competition of Genoa.