Malte Refardt

Malte Refardt has been principal bassoon with the Bayerisches Staatsorchester and the NDR Radiophilharmonie and currently teaches at the Folkwang University of the Arts in Essen. An extremely experienced chamber musician, he performs regularly with orchestras around the world, including with his – and our – friend Kai Frömbgen. He gives masterclasses in Europe, America and Asia and is a jury member of the Kyoto Prize, the Japanese equivalent to the Nobel Prize.