Julian Steckel is certainly a German cellist who was simply raised within a musical family and taught music because the age of 5. The kid of the piano instructor, Vilja Steckel, and a conductor and violin instructor, Helfried Steckel, his instructors have got included Ulrich Voss, Gustav Rivinius, Boris Pergamenschikow, Heinrich Schiff, and Antje Weithaas. The champion from the ARD Music Competition in Munich this year 2010, aswell as the Munich Chamber Orchestra Reward as well as the Oehms Classics Reward, Steckel in addition has won awards in the Rostropovich Competition, the Grand Prix Feuermann, as well as the Pablo Casals Competition. Steckel is definitely a regular performer with leading conductors, such as for example Roger Norrington, Mario Venzago, Christopher Hogwood, Andrey Boreyko, Michael Sanderling, Andrew Litton, Lan Shui, and John Storgårds, amongst others, and offers appeared in collaboration with the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra, the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, the Orchestre de Paris, the Kremerata Baltica, the St. Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra, the Bavarian Condition Orchestra, as well as the Franz Liszt Chamber Orchestra of Budapest and Warsaw. Steckel is definitely highly mixed up in field of chamber music overall performance, and since 2011, he is a teacher at Rostock University or college of Music and Theatre. He offers recorded functions by Korngold, Goldschmidt, and Bloch with Daniel Raiskin as well as the Rheinische Philharmonie Condition Orchestra, and he offers frequently partnered with pianist Paul Rivinius to record the cello repertoire, carrying out functions by Mendelssohn, Rachmaninov, Prokofiev, Debussy, Fauré, Poulenc, Saint-Saëns, and Nadia Boulanger.