The Scholarship Holders of the Concert Saison 2015/2016

Nemorino Scheliga

Nemorino Scheliga © Monika Lawrenz

Nemorino Scheliga, clarinet

?emorino Scheliga was born in Dortmund in 1995 and at the age of ten had his first clarinet lessons from his father and then from Martin Bewersdorff, clarinetist with the Dortmund Philharmonic. In 2013 he began his studies with Prof. Norbert Kaiser at the Musikhochschule Stuttgart. After making his bachelor with distinction in 2018 he plans to gain his master’s degree in the summer 2021.

From 2016-2019 he was principal clarinetist with the Staatsorchester Stuttgart. He is a regular freelancer with the WDR Sinfonieorchester, the Staatskapelle Dresden and the Bavarian Staatsorchester. Nemorino Scheliga has won prizes at numerous competitions. In 2009 and 2012 he received the national first prize for solo performance with “Jugend musiziert” and many special prizes of the Deutsche Stiftung Musikleben. In 2012 he won the “Concours pour jeunes solistes” of the UGDA in Luxembourg and in 2018 the first prize at the International Donau Instrumental Competition.

He was a member of the Bundesjugendorchester where he played in concerts in Europe and Asia under Michael Sanderling and Sir Simon Rattle. He has appeared as a soloist with the Dortmund Philharmonic, the Mannheim Mozartorchester and the Dogma Chamber Orchestra. The clarinetist is very active in the area of chamber music. He has performed in different combinations at the Davos Kammermusikfestival and the Schleswig-Holstein Musik Festival.

Nemorino Scheliga is a member of the Monet Quintet which was founded in 2013. This ensemble was awarded a scholarship in 2016 and 2019 in the Deutsches Musikwettbewerb and was selected for the Bundesauswahl Konzerte Junger Kuenstler.