Margit Kern

Artist photo of Margit Kern - Accordion

Margit Kern grew up near Frankfurt am Main. She completed instrumental studies with Hugo Noth in Trossingen, Germany and Matti Rantanen in Helsinki. She won First Prize at the “International Gaudeamus Competition for Interpreters of Contemporary Music.” She has performed as a soloist and chamber musician throughout Europe, among others with the Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra, musikFabrik, Ensemble Modern, and the Oh-Ton Ensemble. She specializes in New Music and has been involved in numerous premiere performances and theme-centered solo recital programs. She works closely with composers such as Charlotte Seither, Samir Odeh-Tamimi and Younghi Pagh-Paan. Margit Kern teaches accordion at the University of the Arts, Bremen.

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CDs released by GENUIN

with Margit Kern

CD album cover 'Archipel Machaut' (GEN 13284) with Katharina Bäuml, Margit Kern, Mixtura

Archipel Machaut

Medieval Music & New Music

Katharina Bäuml Shawms
Margit Kern Accordion

GEN 13284  –  4.10.2013

CD album cover 'Mirror - New Music for Accordion' (GEN 13267) with Margit Kern

Mirror - New Music for Accordion

Werke von Babette Koblenz, Annette Schlünz, Jin-Ah Ahn, Charlotte Seither, Earl Kim und Michael Beil

Margit Kern Accordion

GEN 13267  –  1.3.2013

CD album cover 'Miniatures' (GEN 11219) with Katharina Bäuml, Margit Kern


Renaissance Music & New Music

Katharina Bäuml Shawms
Margit Kern Accordion

GEN 11219  –  18.11.2011