Awards  
 
  • First prize in the Charles Hennen International Chamber Music Competition in the Netherlands and special prize awarded from the European Union of Music Competitions for Youth
  • Special prize at the International Cello Ensemble Competition at Beauvais, France
  • European Youth Ensemble Prize from the European Foundation for Culture
 
  Concerts  
 
  • Schleswig-Holstein Music Festival
  • Rheingau Music Festival
  • The Mecklenburg Vorpommern Festival
  • The Ludwigsburg Castle Festival
  • The International Beethoven Festival, Bonn
  • Sommets Musicaux de Gstaad (closing concert 2004)
  • Cello Ensemble Festival, Beauvais
  • Concert for the Federal President, Schloss Bellevue, Berlin
  • Yellow Lounge in Cookies, Berlin (set up through Universal/Deutsche Grammophon)
  • Opening of the 35th German Jazz Festival, Frankfurt (with Nils Landgren)
  • Closing concert for the "I Violoncelli di Antonio Stradivari", Cremona 2004
  • Concert with Wolfram Huschke at the Crossover Festival "Strings of Fire" in the Leipzig Gewandhaus
 
  Events  
 
  • EnBW party for the opening of the World Cup 2006 in Berlin
  • 50th anniversary celebration of the Federal Cross of Merit at Schloss Bellevue, Berlin
  • The awarding of the National Prize by the German National Foundation in the French Dome Church in Berlin (live TV coverage by Phoenix)
  • 7th annual German-Libyan Business Forum in Tripoli, Libya
  • The democratic roundtable in honor of the inauguration of Federal President Horst Köhler at the Brandenburg Gate
  • 25th anniversary celebration of Philip Morris' support of the arts in the Alte Pinakothek, Munich
  • Ceremony in honor of Joachim Gauck's retirement at the headquarters of Deutsche Telekom in Berlin (live TV coverage by Phoenix)
  • Opening gala of the 120th convention of the German Society of Surgeons in the ICM, Munich
  • LTU summit, Lucerne, Switzerland (appearing with the Tap Dogs)
  • 75th anniversary celebration in honor of Georg Neumann Microphones in the Eventisland TV studios, Berlin
  • 75 anniversary gala of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) in the Hotel Adlon, Berlin
  • Reception of the German Insurance Association in the Logenhaus, Potsdam
  • Gala appearance at the International Real Estate Federation conference in the Hotel Intercontinental, Berlin
  • Spring Membership Meeting of the Institute of International Finance, Inc. in the Hotel Adlon, Berlin
  • Annual meeting of the HDI in the Maritim Airport Hotel Hannover
  • Annual meeting of the Capital Research Management Company (Los Angeles, CA) in the Hotel Adlon, Berlin
  • La Roche conference, Ritz Carlton, Tempodrom, Berlin