"She has found her own voice and captures the listeners with her maturity and passion."
Konstantin Vassiliev, international acclaimed composer, Russia
"Characterful, lively playing, with color, expression, passion
David Leisner, guitarist & composer, NY
"Katrin’s playing exhibits a depth of musical understanding and sensitivity that makes one straighten up in one’s chair and listen. What unfolds as she plays is often magical"
Prof. Benjamin Verdery, guitarist & composer, NY
Katrin Endrikat “found her voice” said Russian composer Konstantin Vassiliev after hearing his work performed by her.
Born in Berlin, Germany 1989, classical guitarist Katrin Endrikat is known for her warm tone and “characterful, lively playing” so the public states. She has lived and performed as a soloist and chamber musician throughout Germany, Canada, the United States and South America.
She has performed as a soloist in venues such as the International Guitar Festival Iserlohn, Guitar Series Wolf & Lehmann in Berlin, Yale Guitar Extravaganza (USA), Saitenfestival in Hamburg, the International Guitar day at the Mannes School of Music in New York, New England guitar society, Festival Internacional de Guitarra in Peru and Guitarras del Mundo in Argentina.
Katrin released 2 albums that have been reviewed in magazines including Soundboard and Classical Guitar, as well as online CD review sites. “Between the Worlds” (2014) and “Joie de Vivre” (2016) showcase traditional music and transcriptions for the classical guitar. Katrin collaborated in projects with Siccas Guitars in Germany, Connor Guitars in the USA and Open Strings Berlin in Germany.
She is a member of many different ensembles, such as the Estampas Guitar Quartet in Bern and Amigas Guitar Duo with Judith Bunk. Chamber music has been an important aspect for her throughout her life as a musician.
Prize winner of numerous competitions throughout her youth and scholarship recipient Katrin graduated with a Master of Music in Guitar Performance from the Yale School of Music (USA) under the guidance of Prof. Benjamin Verdery in 2014. She obtained her bachelor’s degree from Hochschule für Musik Detmold (Germany), where she studied with Prof. Dale Kavanagh and
Prof. Thomas Kirchhoff.