Helge Slaatto

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Helge Slaatto (born 1952, in Oslo) is a Professor of violin at the Music Academy of the Westphalian Wilhelms University in Münster.[1]


He studied with Maria Lidka, Sándor Végh, and Dorothy Delay and worked as concertmaster with the Odense Symphony Orchestra and Athelas ensemble Copenhagen. He is a performer of contemporary music and performs as a soloist at, among others, the King ensemble London, Koechlin ensemble, Randers Kammerorkester Denmark, the Bergen Festival and the Cantiere Internazionale d'Arte Montepulciano.[2][3] He leads master classes in Germany, Greece, Denmark and Portugal. 2008-2010 he was the Dean of the College of music at the Westphalian Wilhelms University in Münster.[4]


Helge Slaatto has produced the following CDs:[5]

Year Title Content
Label Comments
2005 Together Hans Vogt Sonatina for violin and double bass

Isang Yun Together Erhan Sanri Vier Vertonungen visueller Gedichte und einer visuellen Phantasie Heinrich Ignaz Franz Biber Sonata Violino Solo representativa Niels Viggo Bentzon Duo Concertante op. 531

AMBITUS with Frank Reinecke (double bass)
2009 Plainsound Glissando Modulation Wolfgang von Schweinitz: Raga in just intonation for violin and double bass, op. 49 NEOS with Frank Reinecke (double bass)
2009 Dew Sparrows Breath Sven Lyder Kahrs - Dew Sparrows Breath AURORA Performers:

Anton Lukoszevieze (cello), Ensemble recherche, Frank Reinecke (double bass)

2010 songlines Nikolaus Brass: songlines NEOS with Frank Reinecke (double bass)


Suyoen Kim, Antoine Morales[6]


  1. ^ Münster, Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster, Musikhochschule. "Kollegium - Künstlerisches Hauptfach: Streicher". www.uni-muenster.de. Retrieved 31 July 2018.
  2. ^ naxos.com
  3. ^ jens (15 March 2016). "Helge Slaatto". Archived from the original on 16 January 2016. Retrieved 31 July 2018.
  4. ^ Online-Redaktion, Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster, WWU Münster. "Neues Dekanat der Musikhochschule". www.uni-muenster.de. Retrieved 31 July 2018.
  5. ^ Music, NEOS. "NEOS Music - your online shop for contemporary music, jazz and special classics". neos-music.com. Retrieved 31 July 2018.
  6. ^ "Biografie von Antoine Morales". Retrieved 31 July 2018.

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