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Brandnew SCURDIA CD+DVD has been released in Austria!

GLOBALIVE, the sensational new CD by SCURDIA – MARKUS SCHIRMER & FRIENDS has been released recently in Austria (the album will be released in other European countries this fall !) The CD contains 13 charismatic and energetic tracks PLUS a … Weiterlesen

Markus Schirmer receives GRAND JOSEF KRAINER PRIZE 2014 !

For his services to music, Markus Schirmer has been singled out by his native land of Styria for one of its most honourable distinctions, which he will receive in March in a ceremony in the White Hall of Graz Castle: … Weiterlesen

„THE MOZART SESSIONS“ CD nominated for ICMA 2014 !

„THE MOZART SESSIONS“ – the highly acclaimed and award winning recording by MARKUS SCHIRMER and Bostons dynamic young chamber orchestra A FAR CRY is now nominated for the ICMA (international classical music awards) 2014 / section „concerto“ ! Every year … Weiterlesen


Major French music magazine PIANISTE awards Markus Schirmers brandnew outing „THE MOZART SESSIONS“ with the prestigious „MAESTRO PIANISTE“ Prize in its latest issue and evaluates the record as one of the most outstanding recordings in 2013 !      Read the whole review here.

„SCURDIA – Markus Schirmer & Friends“ – the movie

Like a bomb exploding … Following the premiere broadcast of the brand-new TV documentary “SCURDIA – Markus Schirmer & Friends” on 3SAT and ORF (Austrian Broadcasting Corporation), the SCURDIA debut album “United Live” immediately shot to the top of the … Weiterlesen

NEW ON EARTH! „The Mozart Sessions“

This album is more than just extraordinary. After having won a number of prizes for his solo and chamber music CDs, the Austrian pianist Markus Schirmer has now recorded a CD with orchestra. And what an orchestra! Weiterlesen

SCURDIA – huge success

After various highly acclaimed concerts in the last season SCURDIA will be on tour again in June 2013 … Weiterlesen

WDR3 TonArt – The Live-Interview

Markus Schirmer recently has been invited to the WDR3 studios in Cologne/Germany. In the prominent radio show TonArt he talks about his love for Schuberts music, his latest successful European tour with the National Youth Orchestra of Germany and performs live. You can listen to … Weiterlesen