The musical interests of Lambert Orkis encompass traditional and contemporary music performed on modern and period instruments. His substantial career includes more than ten years of international touring as a partner with cellist Mstislav Rostropovich. For twenty-five years, the celebrated duo of violinist Anne-Sophie Mutter and pianist Lambert Orkis has appeared to capacity audiences in the world's finest performance venues. The duo's recordings and DVDs for Deutsche Grammophon include complete sonatas by Mozart (Choc de l'année Award), Beethoven (Grammy Award) and Brahms. Their 1995 Berlin recital, and Orkis' Brahms/Schumann disc with cellist Anner Bylsma, were both nominated for Grammy Awards for Best Chamber Music Performance.
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Meet the Musician: Lambert Orkis on his inspiration to become a musician