Personality profile

Photo: Erik Rothenstein

Erik Rothenstein

10 Dec 1973 Bratislava

www.erikrothenstein.com

jazz, classical music
composition, arranging, clarinet, alto saxophone, baritone saxophone

Collaboration(s): Lento Ad Astra, Matus Jakabcic CZ-SK Big Band

Bio

Bio

1992 – 1998
State Conservatory in Bratislava, saxophone (Dušan Húščava)
1992 – 1997
University of Economics in Bratislava, Faculty of Foreign Trade
1995 – 1998
founding member of Pressburger Klezmer Band
1997 – 1998
cooperation with flamenco guitarist Flaco de Nerja
1998 – 2004
Kunst Universität Graz (AT), jazz department (saxophone, arranging)
1999 – 2009
Erik Rothenstein Band, concerts in Austria, Slovenia, Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Poland, Hungary, Czech Republic and Slovakia; festivals: Jazz Under The Castle (Trenčín, 2000), Bratislava Jazz Days (2005), Novi Sad Jazz Festival (2006), Jazz Goes To Town (Hradec Králové, CZ, 2006), Jazz Goes To Regions (2006, tour in Czech Republic), Jazznica (Banská Štiavnica, SK, 2009)
2005 – 2006
member of Melos-Ethos Ensemble, jazz-flamenco group Flaco de Nerja Group, Hope Gospel Singers, Robo Opatovský's Swing And Latin Band
2006
Universität für Musik und Angewante Kunst, Vienna (AT, saxophone)
since 2007 NikiStein Jazz Sextet (together with saxopohonist Nikolaj Nikitin) – cycle of educative concerts Learn About Jazz!; member of Matúš Jakabčic CZ-SK Big Band
2007 – 2009
member of Gustav Brom Orchestra
2008 – 2009
Academy of Arts in Banská Bystrica (saxophone, Alexander Stepanov)
2012 – 2013
projects: The Fools Of Chelm; Erik Rothenstein Sextet; Ďurdina-Rothenstein REUNION
2013
project Lento Ad Astra (with pianist Zita Slavíčková), cooperation with: Alexandra Schenk – v, Dragan Tabakovic – gui, Milan Nikolić – bgui, Andjelko Stupar – dr, Charlie Ratzer – gui, Juraj Bartoš, Milo Suchomel, Ľuboš Šrámek, Marián Ševčík, Juraj Kalász, Radovan Tariška
 

During his studies he focused on mainstream jazz, drawing from the bebop tradition and the West Coast style. His compositions and arrangements are based on Jewish, Slovak and Balkan folklore songs, as well as on European classical music

 

Bibliography

  • Art Critique and Journalism
  • Dohnalová, Lýdia: V čarovnom štiavnickom prostredí s Peknou hudbou
    2018 Hudobný život year 50, 2018, no. 9, p. 4
  • ŠTÚŇ, Marián: Orfeus 2018 zvýšil nároky sám na seba
    Záverečný koncert Gerschwin Reloaded- Fragmenty Gerschwina
    2018 TEMPO, časopis HTF VŠMU year 15, 2018, no. 3-4, p. 19
  • OLÁH, Dávid: Kafé Scherz sa zaplnil nadžánrovou hudbou: Rio Danubio Erika Rothensteina odznelo v obsadení septeta
    2018 In: https://www.jazz.sk/articles/kafe-scherz-sa-zaplnil-nadzanrovou-hudbou-rio-danubio-erika-rothensteina-odznelo-v-obsadeni
    jazz.sk 2018
  • Zahradník, Miroslav: Jazz vo filharmónii
    2014 Hudobný život year 46, 2014, no. 12, p. 2
  • Motyčka, Peter; Rothenstein, Erik: Erik Rothenstein: Treba zanechať staré myslenie
    2013 Hudobný život year XLV, 2013, no. 3, p. 29 – 31
  • Šišková, Ingeborg: Pestrá a rôznorodá dramaturgia v Mirbachovom paláci : Nedeľné matiné
    2013 Hudobný život 2013, no. 11, p. 8
  • Šišková, Ingeborg: Nedeľné matiné v Mirbachovom paláci
    2011 Hudobný život 2011, no. 9, p. 3
  • Reviews
  • Pastirik, Marek: Recenzie : Erik Rothenstein: Progresívna škola hry na saxofóne
    2013 Hudobný život year XLV, 2013, no. 1-2, p. 55
  • Personal bibliography
  • Bratislavský organový festival : Cross over organ
    2017 Hudobný život year 49, 2017, no. 7-8, p. 26 – 27
  • Motýľ, Michal; Rothenstein, Erik: Prelety Michala Motýľa medzi filharmóniou a jazzom
    2014 Hudobný život year 46, 2014, no. 3, p. 31 – 33
  • Hevier ml., Daniel; Rothenstein, Erik: One Day Jazz festival 2013
    2013 Hudobný život year XLV, 2013, no. 4, p. 31 – 32
  • Rothenstein, Erik; Bodnár, Pavol: Kolobeh dňa a noci Pavla Bodnára
    2013 Hudobný život year XLV, 2013, no. 4, p. 33 – 34
  • Progresívne big bandy – hudba budúcnosti?
    2012 Hudobný život 2012, no. 11, p. 32 – 34
  • AsGuests – úspechy slovenských jazzmanov v Holandsku
    2011 Hudobný život 2011, no. 1-2, p. 46 – 48
  • Progresívna škola hry na saxofóne
    2011 Music Centre Slovakia, Bratislava 2011
  • Recenzie : Remedios Cardamon : Hevhetia 2010
    2010 Hudobný život 2010, no. 6, p. 37
  • Paco de Lucía v Bratislave
    2010 Hudobný život 2010, no. 5, p. 33
  • Recenzie : Preßburger Klezmer Band : Preßburger Special
    2010 Hudobný život 2010, no. 10, p. 39
  • Pavel Wlosok – Harry Sokal: Dôležité je nachádzať rovnováhu
    2008 Hudobný život year 40, 2008, no. 7, p. 26 – 28
  • Matúš Jakabčic – Ľuboš Šrámek: Zákon pre jazz..
    2008 Hudobný život year 40, 2008, no. 3-4, p. 44 – 48
  • Johnny Griffin – Little Giant
    2008 Hudobný život 2008, no. 9, p. 26 – 27
  • Vaculová, Ela; Rothenstein, Erik: Bratislavská komorná gitara : 4. ročník medzinárodného festivalu
    2008 Hudobný život 2008, no. 7, p. 4
  • Rothenstein, Erik; Vaculová, Ela;: Mundo Urbano: brazílska gitara zmiešaná s elektronikou
    2008 Hudobný život 2008, no. 7, p. 4 – 5
  • Kapitoly z dejín jazzového saxofónu VII : Barytónsaxofón
    2008 Hudobný život 2008, no. 1-2, p. 50 – 55
  • Kapitoly z dejín jazzového saxofónu IV. : Hard bop – nová generácia boperov
    2007 Hudobný život year 39, 2007, no. 9, p. 28 – 31
  • Jazz Fest Brno: myšlienka, kvalita, inovácia...
    2007 Hudobný život year 39, 2007, no. 7-8, p. 55
  • Vaculová Ela; Rothenstein, Erik: Bratislavská komorná gitara
    2007 Hudobný život year 39, 2007, no. 7-8, p. 17
  • Kapitoly z dejín jazzového saxofónu III. : Cool jazz a zrodenie chladu
    2007 Hudobný život year 39, 2007, no. 7-8, p. 52 – 54
  • Kapitoly z dejín jazzového saxofónu VI. : Od modality k avantgarde
    2007 Hudobný život year 39, 2007, no. 12, p. 30 – 34
  • Kapitoly z dejín jazzového saxofónu V. : Zrodenie modálneho konceptu
    2007 Hudobný život year 39, 2007, no. 11, p. 30 – 33
  • Mainstream je pre kritikov nezaujímavý [rozhovor s formáciou Nothing but Swing Trio]
    2007 Hudobný život year 39, 2007, no. 10, p. 32 – 33
  • Vaculová, Ela; Rothenstein Erik: Recenzie : Medzinárodný hudobný festival Bratislavská komorná gitara 2006
    2007 Hudobný život 2007, no. 6, p. 32 – 33
  • Kapitoly z dejín jazzového saxofónu II. : Bebop a Charlie Parker
    2007 Hudobný život 2007, no. 5, p. 34 – 36
  • Kapitoly z dejín jazzového saxofónu I
    2007 Hudobný život 2007, no. 4, p. 30 – 32
  • V zrkadle času... Jaromír Hnilička [rozhovor]
    2007 Hudobný život 2007, no. 3, p. 32 – 33
  • Michael Brecker
    2007 Hudobný život 2007, no. 1 – 2, p. 46 – 47
  • Medzi Rolling Stones a U2
    2006 Domino fórum year XV, 2006, no. 24, p. 20
  • Balkan Fever : festival balkánskej hudby vo Viedni
    2006 Domino fórum year XV, 2006, no. 20, p. 21

Discography

  • Photo: Rio Danubio – Erik Rothenstein RIO DANUBIO – ERIK ROTHENSTEIN
    2014 CD – Music Fund SF00842531
    1. Erik Rothenstein: Rio Danubio
      Erik Rothenstein (fl, sxbr), Luboš Šrámek (pf), Pavol Bereza (gui), Vladimír Máčaj (cb), Eddy Portella (bat), Marián Ševčík (dr)
    2. Miles Davis (arr. Erik Rothenstein): Nardis
      Erik Rothenstein (sxbr), Ondrej Juraši (tr), Luboš Šrámek (pf), Pavol Bereza (gui), Eddy Portella (bat), Vladimír Máčaj (cb), Marián Ševčík (bat)
    3. Erik Rothenstein: M.CH.B.Blues
      Erik Rothenstein (sxbr), Vladimír Máčaj (cb), Eddy Portella (bat), Marián Ševčík (dr)
    4. Michal Motýľ : Stolen Moment
      Erik Rothenstein (sxbr), Luboš Šrámek (pf), Pavol Bereza (gui), Vladimír Máčaj (cb), Eddy Portella (bat), Marián Ševčík (dr)
    5. Michal Motýľ: Puesta del Sol
      Erik Rothenstein (sxbr), Ondrej Juraši (tr), Pavol Bereza (gui), Vladimír Máčaj (cb), Eddy Portella (bat), Marián Ševčík (dr)
    6. Erik Rothenstein: Bebe Rebe
      Erik Rothenstein (sxbr), Ondrej Juraši (tr), Luboš Šrámek (pf), Pavol Bereza (gui), Vladimír Máčaj (cb), Eddy Portella (bat), Marián Ševčík (dr)
    7. J.Van Heusen (arr. Erik Rothenstein): Here´s that rainy day
      Erik Rothenstein (sxbr), Michal Šimko (bgui), Pavol Bereza (gui), Eddy Portella (bat), André Antunes (dr)
    8. Erik Rothenstein: Sweet Sue´s 18th birthday
      Erik Rothenstein (sxbr), Michal Motýľ (tnb), Roland Kánik (pf), Pavol Bereza (gui), Eddy Portella (bat), Juraj Griglák (bgui), André Antunes (dr)
    9. G.de Paul (arr. Erik Rothenstein): I´ll remember april
      Erik Rothenstein (sxbr), Michal Motýľ (tnb), Pavol Bereza (gui), Juraj Griglák (bgui), André Antunes (dr)
    10. M. Ravel (arr. Erik Rothenstein): Kaddish
      Erik Rothenstein (sxbr), Eva Šušková (v), Vladimír Máčaj (cb), Luboš Šrámek (pf), Eddy Portella (bat)
  • Photo: Lento ad astra: Playing "Šach" with Mr. Bach LENTO AD ASTRA: PLAYING "ŠACH" WITH MR. BACH
    2013 CD – Real Music House 1647-009-2

    1. Malí františkáni (improvisation & meditation inspired by Prelude in d minor from 2nd cello suite); Eva Šušková, Erik Rothenstein 2. J. S. Bach: Menuet from French Suite in b Minor (arr. Viliam Gräffinger); Zita Slavíčková, Erik Rothenstein 3. J. S. Bach: Arioso (arr. Erik Rothenstein); Boris Bohó, Zita Slavíčková, Erik Rothenstein Luboš Bernáth: Sonate in Old Style (inspired by music of J. S. Bach); Zita Slavíčková, Erik Rothenstein 4. Fantasia melancolica 5. Interlúdium 6. Largo e fugato in C 7. Rondo finale 8. Pavol Šuška: Für dich... (inspired by cryptogram HA, CB – BACH); Eva Šušková, Zita Slavíčková, Erik Rothenstien 9. Erik Rothenstein: Prater Menuet (inspired by Menuet g minor from Anna Magdalena Bach Notebook); Boris Bohó, Erik Rothenstein 10. Viliam Gräffinger: Ruhig und in sich zufrieden (inspired by Cantata n. 9); Eva Šušková, Zita Slavíčková, Erik Rothenstein 11. Veľkí františkáni (improvisation & meditation inspired by Prelude in d minor from 2nd cello suite); Eva Šušková, Erik Rothenstein 12. J. S. Bach: Andante (2nd movement from Italian Concert) (arr. Zita Slavíčková); Zita Slavíčková, Erik Rothenstein 13. Fragment (from Prelude in d minor from 2nd cello suite) (arr. Erik Rothenstein); Erik Rothenstein Lento ad astra: Zita Slavíčková – piano Erik Rothenstein – baritone saxophone Guests: Eva Šušková – voice Boris Bohó – violoncello
    1. Erik Rothenstein, Zita Slavíčková, Eva Šušková, Boris Bohó, Lento Ad Astra, Pavol Šuška, Viliam Gräffinger, Ľuboš Bernáth
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    2013 CD – Music Fund SF 00772531

    1. Michal Motýľ: 'Bones Key 2. Michal Motýľ: Slnko na verande 3. Matúš Jakabčic: Košice Song 4. Michal Motýľ: Colors of Autumn 5. Erik Rothenstein: Ach du lieber Schmetterling (alles ist hin) 6. Michal Motýľ: Stress – ´bones key part II. 7. Michal Motýľ: Porto 8. Matúš Jakabčic: For M.M. 9. Michal Motýľ: Jazzvec 10. Nikolaj Nikitin: As I Said 11. Michal Motýľ: Puesta del Sol Michal Motýľ Tentet: Branislav Belorid – lead trombone Jozef Voroš – trombone Juraj Mitošinka – trombone Michal Motýľ – bass trombone, compositions, arrangements (Tracks 1., 2., 4., 6., 7., 9., 11.) Ondrej Juraši – trumpet, fluegelhorn Nikolaj Nikitin – clarinet, soprano saxophone, tenor saxophone, comp., arr. (Track 10.) Erik Rothenstein – baritone saxophone, bass clarinet, flute, comp., arr. (Track 5.) Matúš Jakabčic – guitars, guitar synthesizer, comp., arr. (Tracks 3., 8.) Jozef Fečo – double bass Marián Ševčík – drums Soloists: Michal Motýľ (bass trombone) on Tracks: 1., 2., 3., 6., 8., 9., 10. Ondrej Juraši (trumpet) on Tracks: 6., 11., (fluegelhorn) 5., 7. Nikolaj Nikitin (soprano) on Track 1. (tenor) on Track 6. Erik Rothenstein (baritone) on Tracks: 3., 5., 11. Matúš Jakabčic (guitar) on Tracks: 1., 4., 9., (guitar synthesizer) 10. Jozef Fečo (double bass) on Tracks: 2., 7., 8. Marián Ševčík (drums) on Track: 10.
    1. Erik Rothenstein, Michal Motýľ, Ondrej Juraši, Nikolaj Nikitin, Matúš Jakabčic, Marián Ševčík, Branislav Belorid, jr., Juraj Mitošinka, Jozef Voroš, Jozef Fečo
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    2012 CD – Real Music House

    1. Zrodenie Chelmu / The Birth of Chelm 2. Zrnká / The Coffee Beans 3. Ko-Ka / Kolčáková Karina 4. Rande / The Date 5. Her nor, du schejn Mejdele 6. Sprievod bláznov / Der Narrenlauf / Processions of Fools 7. H stein C 8. Gronam 9. Koka alt. take 10. Zweilach Mirka Záhumenská: vocals 2., 4.,5. Erik Rothenstein: clarinet, alto & baritone saxophone Ľubomír Šrámek: keyboard Štefan Bartuš: double bass Martin Ďurdina: trumpet Michal Motýľ: bas trombone Dušan Novakov: drums, percussions Music: Erik Rothenstein, except 5, 10 trad., arr. by Erik Rothenstein
    1. Erik Rothenstein, Luboš Šrámek, Štefan 'Pišta' Bartuš, Martin Ďurdina, Michal Motýľ, Dušan Novakov , Mirka Záhumenská
  • Photo: Groove Brothers GROOVE BROTHERS
    2011 CD – Music Fund SF 00682531

    1. Vladimír Máčaj: Essence (arr. Vladimír Máčaj, Nikolaj Nikitin) 2. Vladimír Máčaj: Room 433 (arr. Vladimír Máčaj, Michal Ragač, Ján Oriško) 3. Vladimír Máčaj: Silver Lake (arr. Vladimír Máčaj, Michal Ragač, Ján Oriško) 4. Vladimír Máčaj: Groove Brothers theme (arr. Vladimír Máčaj, Michal Ragač, Ján Oriško) 5. Vladimír Máčaj: Africa Song (arr. Vladimír Máčaj, Michal Ragač, Ján Oriško) 6. Vladimír Máčaj: Mist (arr. Vladimír Máčaj, Michal Ragač, Ján Oriško) 7. Vladimír Máčaj: Seven (arr. Vladimír Máčaj, Michal Ragač, Ján Oriško) 8. Vladimír Máčaj: Drummer (arr. Vladimír Máčaj, Michal Ragač, Ján Oriško) 9. Michal Ragač: Crossing the Knom (arr. Michal Ragač) 10. Vladimír Máčaj: Blues for Elvin (arr. Vladimír Máčaj, Erik Rothenstein, Michal Motýľ) Rajmund Kákoni – trumpet (1. – 10.) Michal Ragač – piano (1. – 10.) Vladimír Máčaj – double bass (1. – 10.) Ján Oriško – drums (1. – 10.) Eddy Portella – percussion (4. – 7.) Erik Rothenstein – alto saxophone (1., 3.), baritone saxophone (2., 4., 8., 9., 10.) Nikolaj Nikitin – tenor saxophone (3.), soprano saxophone (5. – 7.) Michal Motýľ – bass trombone (1., 2., 3., 4., 6., 10.)
    1. Michal Ragač, Eddy Portella, Erik Rothenstein, Nikolaj Nikitin, Michal Motýľ, Rajmund Remo Kákoni, Vladimír Máčaj, Ján Oriško
  • Photo: Matúš Jakabčic CZ-SK Big band MATÚŠ JAKABČIC CZ-SK BIG BAND
    2010 CD – Multisonic

    1. Úvod 2. 1.4.E.M. 3. 269 Summer St. 4. Room #445 5. Suite: No Name Extension 6. Lower East Boston Alcoholic Group 7. All The Things You Are Matúš Jakabčic - g, comp, arr, ld reeds: Radovan Tariška - as, Rostislav Fraš - as, ss, fl, Štěpán Markovič - ts, ss, Ondřej Štveráček - ts, Erik Rothenstein - bs trumpets & flugelhorns: Václav Týfa, Ondrej Juraši, Juraj Bartoš, Martin Ďurdina trombones: Přemysl Tomšíček, František Karnok, Svatopluk Košvanec, Michal Motýľ rhythm section: Ľuboš Šrámek - p, Tomáš Baroš - b, Marián Ševčík - ds
    1. Matúš Jakabčic, Radovan Tariška, Erik Rothenstein, Juraj Bartoš, Martin Ďurdina, František Karnok, Michal Motýľ, Luboš Šrámek, Tomáš Baroš, Marián Ševčík, Ondrej Juraši, Matúš Jakabčic (gui)
  • Photo: The Hope Gospel Singers and Band: He's Able THE HOPE GOSPEL SINGERS AND BAND: HE'S ABLE
    2010 CD – Continental Ministries Slovakia

    1. He´s able 2. Heaven 3. Get together 4. Sweet Jesus 5. Make me a servant / Great are you Lord, 6. Oh happy Day 7. Your Word 8. Again I say rejoice 9. I will be with you 10. Tichá noc
    1. Erik Rothenstein, Martin Ďurdina
  • Photo:
    2009 CD –

    1. Take the A Train 2. 269 Summer St. 3. Room #445 4. Autumn in New York 5. Whisper Not 6. Posledná 7. 1.4.E.M. 8. Lower East Boston Alcoholic Group 9. New York, New York 10. Cheek To Cheek 11. Autumn Leaves 12. Route 66
    1. Matúš Jakabčic, Erik Rothenstein, Berco Balogh
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    2009 CD – Closing R153 0009-2-131

    1. White Christmas 2. Spomienka na Vianoce v Paríži 3. Christmas Song 4. Zimný Waltz 5. Jingle bells 6. “Zbytočnosti” vianočné 7. Tichá noc, svätá noc 8. Dieťa spí 9. Čas sviečok (duet with Jana Kirschner) 10. Last Christmas 11. Prvé Vianoce (duet with Beáta Dubasová) 12. Keď bdiem a snívam 13. Vianočná pošta
    1. Róbert Opatovský, Erik Rothenstein,
  • Photo: 1st Alexander Moyzes International Competition for Composers – Awarded Works 1ST ALEXANDER MOYZES INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION FOR COMPOSERS – AWARDED WORKS
    2007 CD – Music Centre Slovakia HC 10012-3
    1. Andrea Portera:
      Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra, Daniel Gazon (dir.)
    2. Tomasz Jakub Opałka:
      Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra, Daniel Gazon (dir.)
    3. Lukáš Borzík: Ask the Mirror
      Melos Ethos Ensemble, Zsolt Nagy (dir.)
    4. Paweł Przezwański: Calling Concerto for cimbalom and chamber ensemble
      Melos Ethos Ensemble, Enikő Ginzery (zmb), Zsolt Nagy (dir.)
    5. Barnaby Hollington: Magnificient Octopus for cimbalom and chamber ensemble
      Enikő Ginzery (zmb), Melos Ethos Ensemble, Zsolt Nagy (dir.)
    6. Erik Rothenstein
  • Photo:
    2007 CD –

    1. Nedeľa v Šumiaci 2. Čo sa deje vo svete 3. Hore v horách 4. Terchová 5. Trenčianske hodiny 6. V tom Pršianskom poli 7. Hoc aj Pohorelá... 8. To tá Heľpa 9. Spievaj že si spievaj 10. Sarabanda Aurelius Q: Peter Belák - g Erich Vladár - keys Peter Sedlák - voc Ivan Letaši - bg Juraj Šušaník - ds Guests: folklórna skupina Brezina s primášom Ľubomírom Petrovičom kapela Tubabu s kapelníkom Broňom Pavlíčkom Terezka Kohoutová, Tereza Rajnicová – vocals Eddy Portella, Robert Rehák – percussions Jozef Králik – tenor saxophone Sisa Michalidesová – pipe Erik Rothenstein – alto saxophone, flute
    1. Peter Belák, Erich Vladár, Peter Sedlák, Ivan Letaši, Juraj Šušaník, Tereza Rajnincová, Jozef Králik, Sisa Michalidesová, Erik Rothenstein, Eddy Portella, Robert Rehák
  • Photo: Hanka Gregušová: Reflections of my Soul HANKA GREGUŠOVÁ: REFLECTIONS OF MY SOUL
    2007 CD – Music Fund (SF 00532531)

    1. One day I'll fly away (J. Sample, W. Jennings) 2. Thinking of love (duet) (M. Jakabčic, S. T. Loescher) 3. For all we know (J. F. Coots, S. M. Lewis) 4. Street life (J. Sample, W. Jennings) 5. Overjoyed (S. Wonder) 6. That's what friends are for (duet) (B. Bacharach, C. B. Sager) 7. Early morning (E. Rothenstein, Z. Vašičáková-Očenášová) 8. Dvakrát sám (M. Jakabčic, J. Štrasser) 9. Nechaj sa niesť mojimi rukami (E. Rothenstein, E. Rothenstein) 10. My one and only one (K. Kováč, H. Gregušová) Hanka Gregušová - voc Radovan Tariška - as Ondrej Krajňák - keys Tomáš Baroš - b Marián Ševčík - ds Guests: Gábor Winand - voc Eddy Portella - perc Ondřej Štveráček - ts
    1. Hanka Gregušová, Radovan Tariška, Ondrej Krajňák, Tomáš Baroš, Marián Ševčík, Hanka Gregušová (v), Erik Rothenstein
  • Photo: Pavol Hammel: Hammel v Aréne (DVD/CD) PAVOL HAMMEL: HAMMEL V ARÉNE (DVD/CD)
    2006 DVD – Forza Music
    1. Peter Preložník, Milan Ruček, Juraj Burian, Martin Gašpar, Marcel Buntaj, Juraj Bartoš, Milo Suchomel, Erik Rothenstein, Miki Skuta, Pavol Hammel (v)
  • Photo: Pressburger Klezmer Band: Mit libe... PRESSBURGER KLEZMER BAND: MIT LIBE...
    2006 CD – Hevhetia
    1. Erik Rothenstein: Pressburger Klezmer Band: Mit libe...
  • Photo: Robert Opatovský: Swing & Latin ROBERT OPATOVSKÝ: SWING & LATIN
    2006 CD – Closing
    1. Juraj Griglák, Matúš Jakabčic, Juraj Bartoš, Milo Suchomel, Radovan Tariška, Luboš Šrámek, Sisa Michalidesová, Marián Ševčík, František Karnok, Erik Rothenstein, Klaudius Kováč, Peter Solárik, Róbert Opatovský (v)
  • Photo: Slovaks for the Warsaw Autumn SLOVAKS FOR THE WARSAW AUTUMN
    2006 CD – Polish Music Information Centre polmic 018
    1. Jana Kmiťová: Wound
      Melos Ethos Ensemble, Monika Štreitová (fl), Róbert Krchniak (ob), Branislav Dugovič (cl), Ján Rigan (clb), Mikuláš Duranka (tr), Branislav Belorid, jr. (tn), Andrea Bálešová (pf), Peter Kosorín, jr. (bat), Lukáš Krejčí (bat), Martin Mosorjak (vn), Peter Zwiebel (vl), Martin Gál (vc), Richard Gašpar (cb), Marián Lejava (dir.)
    2. Lucia Papanetzová: Zahir
      Melos Ethos Ensemble, Monika Štreitová (fl), Branislav Dugovič (cl), Erik Rothenstein (sxbr), Andrea Bálešová (pf), Peter Kosorín, jr. (bat), Peter Mosorjak (vn), Peter Zwiebel (vl), Andrej Gál (vc), Richard Gašpar (cb), Marián Lejava (dir.)
    3. Ladislav Kupkovič: Sketch
      Melos Ethos Ensemble, Róbert Krchniak (ci), Ján Rigan (clb), Viliam Vojčík (cr), Mikuláš Duranka (tr), Peter Kosorín, jr. (tp), Marián Lejava (dir.)
    4. Jerzy Kornowicz: Dawning Light IV "Melos Ehots"
      Melos Ethos Ensemble, Marián Lejava (dir.)
    5. Juraj Beneš: Concert for Piano and Orchestra No. 3
      Veronika Lovranová (pf), The Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra, Gabriel Chmura (dir.)
  • Photo: Erik Rothenstein & His Rainbow Project: Prater Menuet ERIK ROTHENSTEIN & HIS RAINBOW PROJECT: PRATER MENUET
    2005 CD – Music Centre Slovakia (R35 0004-2-331)

    • 1. Petrovaradinska Tvrdžava (intro) (E. Rothenstein) • 2. Fluchtpunkt Istanbul (E. Rothenstein) • 3. Shalom Chaverim (trad./arr. E. Rothenstein) • 4. Sweet Sue's 18th Birthday (E. Rothenstein) • 5. Prater Menuet (E. Rothenstein) • 6. Sad Janka Kráľa (E. Rothenstein) • 7. Ostrihom (E. Rothenstein) • 8. Petrovaradinska Tvrdžava (outro) (E. Rothenstein) April 2004 (2, 4, 5, 8) Alexandra Schenk - voc (2, 4) Erik Rothenstein - bs Radovan Tariška - as Dragan Tabakovic - g Ľuboš Šrámek - p Milan Nikolic - b Andjelko Stupar - ds December 2004 (1, 3, 6, 7) Juraj Bartoš - tp (1, 3, 7) Erik Rothenstein - bs, as (7), fl (6) Milo Suchomel - ts, ss Juraj Kalász - b Marián Ševčík - ds
    1. Erik Rothenstein, Juraj Bartoš, Radovan Tariška, Luboš Šrámek, Milo Suchomel, Marián Ševčík, Juraj Kalász
  • Photo: Erik Rothenstein & The Rainbow Project: BJD 2005 – Live in Concert ERIK ROTHENSTEIN & THE RAINBOW PROJECT: BJD 2005 – LIVE IN CONCERT
    2005 CD – East West EW0008-2-531

    1. Mr. P. C. (J. Coltrane) 2. Solar (M. Davis) 3. Fluchtpunkt Istanbul (E. Rothenstein) 4. Sweet Sue´s 18th Birthday (E. Rothenstein) 5. Blues for Alice (Ch. Parker) Martin Ďurdina – trumpet Erik Rothenstein – baritone sax Armend Xhaferi – guitar Enes Seferovic – double bass Wolfgang Rainer – drums
    1. Erik Rothenstein, Martin Ďurdina
  • Photo: Melos Ethos Ensemble MELOS ETHOS ENSEMBLE
    2005 CD – Music Centre Slovakia HC 10005
    1. Jana Kmiťová: Wound
      Melos Ethos Ensemble, Cyril Šikula (fl), Róbert Krchniak (ob), Branislav Dugovič (cl), Jozef Eliáš (clb), Rastislav Suchan (tr), Branislav Belorid, jr. (tn), Andrea Bálešová (pf), Jaroslav Gregorovič (bat), Štefan Bugala (bat), Peter Mosorjak (vn), Peter Zwiebel (vl), Andrej Gál (vc), Anton Jaro, jr. (cb), Marián Lejava (dir.)
    2. Lucia Papanetzová: Zahir
      Melos Ethos Ensemble, Cyril Šikula (fl), Branislav Dugovič (cl), Erik Rothenstein (sxbr), Andrea Bálešová (pf), Jaroslav Gregorovič (bat), Peter Mosorjak (vn), Peter Zwiebel (vl), Andrej Gál (vc), Anton Jaro, jr. (cb), Marián Lejava (dir.)
    3. Boško Milaković: Tetrapophonic
      Melos Ethos Ensemble, Cyril Šikula (fl), Peter Kajan (fg), Karol Nitran (cr), Milan Osadský (ac), Andrea Bálešová (pf), Marek Zwiebel (vn), Peter Mosorjak (vn), Andrej Gál (vc), Marián Lejava (dir.)
    4. Ľubica Čekovská: Postludium
      Melos Ethos Ensemble, Cyril Šikula (fl), Róbert Krchniak (ob), Branislav Dugovič (cl), Peter Kajan (fg), Karol Nitran (cr), Jaroslav Gregorovič (mb), Marek Zwiebel (vn), Peter Mosorjak (vn), Peter Zwiebel (vl), Andrej Gál (vc), Anton Jaro, jr. (cb), Zsolt Nagy (dir.)
    5. Marián Lejava: Flat Lands and Plains
      Melos Ethos Ensemble, Cyril Šikula (fl), Branislav Dugovič (cl), Milan Osadský (ac), Andrea Bálešová (pf), Jaroslav Gregorovič (bat), Peter Mosorjak (vn), Peter Zwiebel (vl), Andrej Gál (vc), Anton Jaro, jr. (cb), Zsolt Nagy (dir.)
  • Photo: Slovak Jazz SLOVAK JAZZ
    2005 CD – Music Centre Slovakia (R35 0006-2-531)

    1. Typewriter (Correspondance / Luboš Šrámek & His Five Reasons With Guests) 2. Tempstation (Correspondance / Luboš Šrámek & His Five Reasons With Guests) 3. Lisa (Pacora Trio / Pacora Trio) 4. Minor Waltz (Pacora Trio / Pacora Trio) 5. Cotton Club Stomp (Cotton Club Stomp / Bratislava Hot Serenaders) 6. Sunday (Cotton Club Stomp / Bratislava Hot Serenaders) 7. Felix The Cat (Cotton Club Stomp / Bratislava Hot Serenaders) 8. Petrovaradinska Tvrdzava (Prater menuet / Erik Rothenstein & His Rainbow Project) 9. Fluchtpunkt Istanbul (Prater menuet / Erik Rothenstein & His Rainbow Project) 10. Somebody Loves Me (Talkint To Your HEart / Adriena Bartošová) 11. Angel Eyes (Talkint To Your HEart / Adriena Bartošová) 12. Angel Face (Knights of the Living Groove / Peter Cardarelli) 13. Harlem Nocturno (Knights of the Living Groove / Peter Cardarelli) 14. Tíško a kradmo (Lipa spieva Lasicu – Peter Lipa) 15. Neopúšťaj mesto (Lipa spieva Lasicu – Peter Lipa) 16. Kristina (Ron Affif Trio – Ron Affif Trio)
    1. Luboš Šrámek (pf), Stanislav Palúch (vn), Juraj Bartoš (tr), Erik Rothenstein (sxbr), Adriena Bartošová (v), Peter Lipa (v), Martin Valihora (dr), Juraj Griglák (cb), Róbert Ragan (cb), Bratislava Hot Serenaders, Pacora Trio, Filharmonické dychové kvinteto

Awards

  • Ladislav Martoník Prize
    2019

Premieres

  • First performances in Slovakia
  • Egon Krák: Jazzphony Concerto
    for jazz ensemble and symphony orchestra
    2 Dec
    2010
    First performances in Slovakia
    Bratislava Music Festival, Historical building of the Slovak National Theatre, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: John Salerno (sxs), Erik Rothenstein (sxbr), Adam Gaines (tr), Matúš Jakabčic (elgui), Klaudius Kováč (pf), Róbert Ragan (cb), Peter Solárik (dr), Slovak Sinfonietta Žilina, Leoš Svárovský (dir.)
  • Boško Milaković: Sustained
    27 Oct
    2004
    First performances in Slovakia
    Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Marián Lejava (dir.), Pavol Hoďa (sxs), Radovan Tariška (sxa), Milo Suchomel (sxt), Erik Rothenstein (sxbr)

Gallery

  • Photo: Mirbach concerts, 2011, June 6th 2011-08-22 Mirbach concerts, 2011, June 6th
    Zita Slavíčková, Erik Rothenstein

  • Photo: Matinee at the Mirbach Palace, Bratislava 2011-06-12 Matinee at the Mirbach Palace, Bratislava
    Erik Rothenstein – saxophone (Slovakia), Zita Slavíčková – piano (Slovakia)

    Source: Archives of the Music Centre Slovakia
  • Photo: Matinee at the Mirbach Palace, Bratislava 2011-06-12 Matinee at the Mirbach Palace, Bratislava
    Erik Rothenstein – saxophone (Slovakia), Zita Slavíčková – piano (Slovakia)

    Source: Archives of the Music Centre Slovakia


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