MATTHIAS MAUTE, DIRECTOR
Matthias Maute is a virtuoso recorder player and composer.
Maute was born in Ebingen, Germany and studied in Freiburg and Utrecht with Baldrick Deerenberg and Marion Verbruggen. In 1990 won first prize in the soloist category of the competition Musica Antiqua Bruges, Belgium. He subsequently won the Dutch Impressariat Chamber Music Competition.
He has played with several chamber music groups, including REBEL Baroque Orchestra, and has made a number of recordings. He is the artistic director of Ensemble Caprice, which includes his wife and duo partner Sophie Lariviere who plays the recorder and traverso flute.
He is a professor at McGill University in Montreal and a member of Vox Saeculorum, a society of composers working in early historical styles.
Ms. Salomon performs on both baroque and modern violin in New York with ensembles such as the Orchestra of St. Luke’s, REBEL Baroque Orchestra, New York Collegium, SEM Ensemble, American Classical Orchestra, Trinity Wall Street Baroque Orchestra, and others. She also directs a new chamber music series at Music Under Construction and plays frequently for the dance wing of the organization, Dance Under Construction. Her teachers include Ulf Hoelscher, Philipp Hirshhorn, Wolfram Koenig, and Todd Philipps. She has recorded for the labels Vandenburg and Tzadik. Theresa is on the adjunct faculty of Montclair State University’s John J. Cali School of Music, teaching historic performance practice and baroque violin.