Lars Niederstrasser

Biography

Lars Niederstrasser is teaching classical saxophone at the Royal Conservatory of the Hague. He plays soprano saxophone in the Berlage Saxophone Quartet. They won the renowned Dutch Classical Talent Award 2013 at the Concertgebouw in Amsterdam and the Kersjes Prijs 2015. In 2014 they released their Debut CD SaxoFOLK at the MDG label followed by In search of freedom in 2017 and the Goldberg Variations in 2021. 

With the German saxophone orchestra SELMER SAXHARMONIC where he is playing bass saxophone, he recorded several CDs under the direction of Milan Turkovic. “Flying Saxophone Circus” won an ECHO Klassik Prize. Lars plays in orchestras such as the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, the Dutch Radio Philharmonic Orchestra, Ludwig and the Essener Philharmoniker. In 2014 he published his solo CD with works by J.S. Bach, Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach and Marin Marais and featuring also the Four Baritones (Baritone Saxophone Quartet). 

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