Daniel Müller-Schott ranks among the world’s best cellists of his generation and can be heard on all of the foremost international concert stages. For years he delights his audiences with energetic interpretations, perfectly combining technical brilliance with great intellectual and emotional acuity.
Daniel Müller-Schott performs with the world’s major orchestras including Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra, Munich Philharmonic, the Orchestre National de Radio France Paris, Philharmonia Orchestra, BBC Symphony Orchestra, City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, the New York Philharmonic, Cleveland Orchestra, San Francisco Symphony, Seoul Philharmonic, and Tokyo’s NHK Symphony. He collaborates regularly with Christoph Eschenbach, Kurt Masur, Andris Nelsons, Vasily Petrenko, Sir André Previn, Michael Sanderling, Krzysztof Urbanski as well as Iván Fischer, Alan Gilbert, Pietari Inkinen, Dmitrij Kitajenko, Sir Neville Marriner, Jun Märkl and Gianandrea Noseda.
Besides performing the major cello repertoire, Daniel Müller-Schott has premiered concertos by Sir André Previn and Peter Ruzicka. He enjoys working amongst colleagues in chamber music and has collaborated with Nicholas Angelich, Renaud Capuçon, Julia Fischer, Olli Mustonen, Anne-Sophie Mutter, Francesco Piemontesi, Sir André Previn, Lauma Skride, Lars Vogt, and Simon Trpceski.
Highlights in 2013/14 include the opening concerts of the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra’s new season with Andris Nelsons, a regional tour with the BBC National Orchestra of Wales and Michael Francis, performances in London with the London Philharmonic Orchestra and at the Wigmore Hall in a chamber concert with Julia Fisher. Other highlights include Munich Philharmonic with Lorin Maazel, Tchaikovsky Symphony Orchestra in Moscow with Vladimir Fedoseyev and Dresden Philharmonic with Michael Sanderling. On tour Daniel is soloist with the Budapest Festival Orchestra with concerts in Europe before rejoining the orchestra in USA for a Lincoln Centre appearance in New York. Daniel Müller-Schott will make return appearances with both the New York Philharmonic and the Boston Symphony Orchestra and will play the North American premiere of André Previn’s cello concerto dedicated to Daniel Müller-Schott with the New Jersey Symphony in January 2014.