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NEW ALBUM: BEETHOVEN FOR GUITAR

Daniel Wolff’s 11th album, Beethoven for Guitar, is already available, with new arrangements of Beethoven works, celebrating his 250th anniversary. The repertoire features favourites such as Für Elise, the Sonata op. 49 n. 2, movements from the Moonlight and Pathetique sonatas, among others, in addition to Wolff’s own tremolo etude after the Allegretto of the 7th Symphony, plus chamber works with violin, cello and piano.

Listen to the disc on the CDs & Sound Samples., or find it on your preferred streaming platform:

PRIZE AND NEW CD: IBEROAMERICANO
In 2019, Daniel is releasing his 10th album, Iberoamericano, featuring some of Brazil’s leading singers, with a large supporting band playing a variety of Latin-American rhythms. The repertoire has 12 new compositions by Daniel, including the 6 songs written upon winning the 4th International Iberoamerican Songwriting Composition Competition “Ibermúsicas”.

Listen to the disc on the CDs & Sound Samples.

NEW SCORES PUBLISHED: GUITAR MUSIC FROM RIO GRANDE DO SUL

Daniel just started the Música Impressa (Music in Print) series, at the UFRGS Graduate Music Program. The first volume contains guitar works from Southern Brazil, recorded by Daniel on his CD Porto Allegro, winner of the Açorianos Prize for Best Classical album of 2013 (listen to sample tracks)

The book may be purchased here.

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2019

(Grayed out items are temporarily suspended due to Covid-19)

December 18: Porto Alegre, Brazil: Concerto with the Instituto de Artes Orchestra (cond. Carlos Fecher). Beethoven’s Romance op. 40. Salão de Atos da Reitoria.

December 17: Belo Horizonte, Brazil: Examiner at the Master thesis defense of Huayma Tullian. UFMG.

November 23: Curitiba, Brazil: Examiner at the Master thesis qualification of Walmor Boa. UNESPAR.

November 22: Santa Maria, Brazil: Beethoven for Guitar CD featured in the “Brasileiros interpretam Beethoven” radio broadcast. Rádio Armazém.

November 17-21: Porto Alegre, Brazil: 12th UFRGS Guitar Festival. Youtube.

November 13: Belo Horizonte, Brazil: Performance of Daniel’s Farewell Quartet, by the Guignard String Quartet. Fundação de Educação Artística Chamber Music Week. Youtube.

November 10: São Paulo, Brazil: Interview for Academia e Violão. Youtube.

November 7: Porto Alegre, Brazil: Recital with Leonardo Winter (flute). Porto Alegre Symphony Orchestra Live concert series. Youtube.

November 3: Porto Alegre, Brazil: Live at Academia Livre de Violão. Youtube.

October 18: Belo Horizonte, Brazil: Performance of Daniel’s Farewell Quartet, by the Guignard String Quartet. Minas Gerais Philharmonic Orchestra chamber series. Youtube.

October 12: São João del-Rei, Brazil: Roundtable discussion. IV Circuito de Violão das Vertentes. Youtube.

Belo Horizonte, Brazil: Live with Rodrigo Bustamante (Guignard String Quartet) about Daniel’s Farewell Quartet. Live orchestra chat series, Minas Gerais Philharmonic Orchestra. Youtube.

October 4: Porto Alegre, Brazil: Recital with Olinda Allessandrini (piano). Casa da música na sua casa series. Youtube.

October: Porto Alegre, Brazil: Recital with Ayres Potthoff (flute) e Rodrigo Alquati (cello). I International Flute Festival. Studio Clio. (exact date to be confirmed

September: Montevideo, Uruguay: Solo recital, lectures and masterclass. Escuela Universitária de Música. (exact dates to be confirmed)

September 29: Porto Alegre, Brazil: Examiner at the Masters thesis defense of Jean Lopes. UFRGS.

September 24: Porto Alegre, Brazil: Live – interview. Pilares – Live entrevista “Carmen e os violões”. Violões de Porto youtube channel.

September 17: Live recital. RoteLaGuitarra International Festival. Facebook.

Setembro 1: Ceará, Brazil: Performance of Daniel’s Porto Allegro, by Renan Simões. IFCE Guitar Series. Watch it here.

July 11: Bahia Blanca, Argentina: Roundtable discussion. Música en la Ventana guitar festival.

July 7-11: New York, USA: New York Guitar Seminar. Mannes School of Music. This event will take place online. Info available here.

June 24: Florianópolis, Brazil: Performance of Daniel’s arrangement of E. Nazareth’s Brejeiro, by the Ilha String Orchestra. Pedro Ivo Theatre (live streaming).

June 20: São Luis, Brazil: première of Daniel’s Porto Allegro, piano version (arranged and performed by Christoph Küstner). UEMA live broadcast. Check it out here.

May 29: Live “Guitars in Iberoamericano”. Paraiba Guitars Instagram.

May 15: Aveiro, Portugal: Doctoral thesis defense of Frederico Herrmann (D. Wolff, co-advisor). University of Aveiro.

May 14: Live “Chamber music in times of pandemia”. Presto artistic productions Instagram.

April 20: Porto Alegre, Brazil: Examiner at the Masters thesis defense of Miguel Besnos. UFRGS.

April 17: São Leopoldo, Brazil: Solo recital and works with Camilo Simões (violin) and Milene Aliverti (cello). All Beethoven program. Musicâmara concert series. Igreja do Relógio.

April 16: Sapucaia do Sul, Brazil: Solo recital and works with Camilo Simões (violin) and Milene Aliverti (cello). All Beethoven program. Musicâmara concert series. IFRS.

February 7-15: Gramado, Brazil: VI Gramado in Concert festival. Aranjuez concerto, chamber music, masterclass and conductor of the Guitar Ensemble.

January 17-19: Porto Alegre, Brazil: Beatles in Concert, with Ayres Potthoff (flute) and Rodrigo Alquati (cello). Porto Verão Alegre. Centro Cultural Santa Casa.

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November 28: Juazeiro do Norte, Brazil: Solo recital. Centro Cultural Banco do Nordeste.

November 27: Juazeiro do Norte, Brazil: Guitar masterclass. Universidade Federal do Cariri.

November 17: Porto Alegre, Brazil: Recital in memory of Fernando Mattos. Theatro São Pedro – Multipalco.

November 11: Porto Alegre, Brazil: Lecture at the Symposium on Multidisciplinary Attention to Children and Adolescents. Hospital de Clínicas de Porto Alegre.

November 7: Vitória, Brazil: Recital com Fernanda Krüger. Colégio Da Vinci.

October 26: Porto Alegre, Brazil: Première of Daniel Wolff’s orchestral arrangements of the song Goodbye yellow brick road, Don’t let the sun go down on me and Are you ready for love?, by soloists, TAKT Choir and the ULBRA Chamber Orchestra, cond. Tiago Flores. Salão de Atos da UFRGS.

October 22-23: 
Toulx-Sainte-Croix, France: Recital with A. Potthoff (flute) and masterclass. Jazz Brésil festival.

October 19:
Catania, Italy: Recital with A. Potthoff (flute). Classica & Dintorni Chamber Music Festival. Ursino Castle.

October 11:
Porto Alegre, Brazil: Performance of Daniel’s Sopher Overture, by the Porto Alegre Symphony Orchestra (cond. Fredi Gerling). Paróquia Santa Teresinha do Menino Jesus.

October 2-6: Porto Alegre, Brazil: 11th UFRGS Guitar Festival.

September 13: São Leopoldo, Brazil: Recital with Ayres Potthoff (flute) e Rodrigo Alquati (cello). Musicâmara concert series. Igreja do Relógio.

September 12: Portão, Brazil: Recital with Ayres Potthoff (flute) e Rodrigo Alquati (cello). Musicâmara concert series.

August 30: Campinas, Brazil: Performance of Daniel’s Consort Overture, by the Camerata de Violões de Campinas. SESC Campinas.

August 26-30: Pelotas, Brazil: XXIX ANPPOM Congress.

July 24: Bronxville, NY, USA: Performance of Daniel’s Clarinet Concerto (arr. for band by M. Ducharme), by Gary Dranch and The Bronxville Pops Concert Band (A. Mingrone, conductor). Bronxville High.

July 5: Porto Alegre, Brazil: Projeto Unimúsica. Salão de Atos da UFRGS.

July 1-4: Porto Alegre, Brazil: Leo Brouwer Week. UFRGS Arts Institute.

June 28: Porto Alegre, Brazil: Performance of Daniel’s Canção Desencontrada, by Camila Orsatto and Eduardo Xavier. UFRGS Arts Institute.

June 20: Porto Alegre, Brazil: Performance of Daniel Wolff’s orchestral arrangements of the songs All you need is love and Something, by Pedro Veríssimo, Thedy Correa and the ULBRA Chamber Orchestra, cond. Tiago Flores. Theatro São Pedro.

June 18: Paris, France: Performance of Daniel’s Apatetado, by the BicaSchiavi duo. Salle Villa-Lobos, Ambassade du Brésil.

June 14: Reprise of TV program Frente a Frente, featuring Daniel Wolff. Watch it here.

June 13: Broadcast of TV program Frente a Frente, featuring Daniel Wolff. Watch it here.

June 7: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil: Performance of Daniel Wolff’s orchestral arrangement of Ernesto Nazareth’s Brejeiro. Yamandú Costa (guitar) and the Camerata Jovem do Rio de Janeiro. Rio Montreaux Jazz Festival.

Web series Violões do Mundo, featuring Daniel Wolff. Whatch it here.

June 6: Web series Sotaques do Violão, featuring Daniel Wolff. Available here.

June 1: Porto Alegre, Brazil: Release of the Iberoamericano CD. Instituto Ling.

May 31: Campinas, Brazil: Performance of Daniel’s Consort Overture, by the Camerata de Violões de Campinas. Escola de Artes Pró-música.

May 20-24: Lima, Peru: Recitals with Ayres Potthoff (flute). XXXIV Flute International Festival.

May 31: Campinas, Brazil: Performance of Daniel’s Consort Overture, by the Camerata de Violões de Campinas. Vila Padre Anchieta Theatre.

May 14: Porto Alegre, Brazil: Performance of Daniel’s Consort Overture, by the Camerata Violões de Porto. Clube do Comércio.

Maio 13: Porto Alegre, Brazil: Aula magna. Centro Universitário Metodista – IPA.

April 28: Porto Alegre, Brazil: Recitals with Ayres Potthoff (flute). Casa da Música.

April 13: Porto Alegre, Brazil: Claude Bolling Festival. Instituto Ling.

March 26: Natal, Brazil: Concert with the Rio Grande do Norte Symphony Orchestra (cond. Linus Lerner). Rodrigo’s Concierto de Aranjuez. Riachuelo Theatre.

March 25: Natal, Brazil: Guitar Masterclass. Rio Grande do Norte Federal University.

February 1-9: Gramado, Brazil: V Gramado in Concert festival.

January 29: Santiago, Chile: Performance of Daniel’s Farewell Quartet, by the Guignard string quartet. Universidad Tecnologica de Chile INACAP.

January 19: Belo Horizonte, Brazil: Performance of Daniel’s Farewell Quartet, by the Guignard string quartet. Verão Arte Contemporânea Festival. CCBB.

January 18-19: Porto Alegre, Brazil: Beatles in Concert, with Ayres Potthoff (flute) and Rodrigo Alquati (cello). Porto Verão Alegre. Instituto Ling.

January 16: Pelotas, Brazil: Performance of Daniel’s Flautata Doce, by the Quinta Essentia quartet. IX International SESC Festival. Theatro Guarany. 

January 11-12: Porto Alegre, Brazil: Beatles in Concert, with Ayres Potthoff (flute) and Rodrigo Alquati (cello). Porto Verão Alegre. Instituto Ling.