Born in 1985, clarinetist Markus Krusche studied under Prof. Martin Spangenberg at the Hochschule für Musik Franz Liszt Weimar. He won First Prize at the national German youth music competition “Jugend musiziert” as well as winning a scholarship from the German National Academic Foundation. Krusche is a former member of the Junge Deutsche Philharmonie as well as of the European Union Youth Orchestra.
Markus Krusche has appeared as soloist with the Philharmonisches Orchester Regensburg, the Brandenburgisches Staatsorchester and the Hofer Symphoniker. In 2011/12 Krusche was a member of the Orchestra Academy of the Bayerischer Rundfunk. Since 2012 he has been the principal clarinetist of both the Kammerakademie Potsdam as well as the Orchester M 18.
Franz Schubert Octet
Franz Schubert: Octet in F major, D 803
Markus Krusche, Clarinet - Daniel Mohrmann, Bassoon - Christoph Eß, Horn - Alexandra Hengstebeck, Double Bass - Amaryllis Quartett