The 2020/21 season will see German-Japanese pianist Alice Sara Ott continue her ascent as one of today’s most in-demand classical pianists. During the 2019/20 season she performed with the world’s leading orchestras such as London Symphony Orchestra, hr-Sinfonieorchester, WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln, Münchner Philharmoniker, as well as made her debut with the Berliner Philharmoniker with Santtu-Matias Rouvali.

Ott also performs as artist-in-residence at China’s National Centre for the Performing Arts and continues her international recital tour of Nightfall, her latest album on Deutsche Grammophon with works by Satie, Debussy and Ravel, for which she has performed across Europe and China. This season, Ott will record her next album for the label, with whom she has been an exclusive recording artist for over ten years. She will also have a special collaboration with MünchenMusik as one of their focus artists of the 2020/21 season.

With her talent not limited to a global career as a high-level performing artist, Alice Sara Ott also expresses her diverse creativity through a number of design and brand partnerships beyond the borders of classical music. She was personally requested to design a signature line of high-end leather bags for JOST, one of Germany’s premium brands. Alice has been global brand ambassador for Technics, the hi-fi audio brand of Panasonic Corporation, and she has an ongoing collaboration with the French luxury jewellery house, Chaumet, part of the LVMH group.

Alice Sara Ott has worked with conductors at the highest level including Gustavo Dudamel, Pablo Heras-Casado, Ed Gardner, Paavo Järvi, Neeme Järvi, Sir Antonio Pappano, Gianandrea Noseda, Andrés Orozco-Estrada, Yuri Temirkanov, Vladimir Ashkenazy, Sakari Oramo, Osmo Vänskä, Myung-Whun Chung, Hannu Lintu and Robin Ticciati. She continues to perform with ensembles such as Los Angeles Philharmonic, London Symphony Orchestra, Philharmonia Orchestra, Gothenburg Symphony, Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Washington’s National Symphony Orchestra, Rundfunk-Sinfonieorchester Berlin and the Wiener Symphoniker.

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