10 September 1941 – 24 September 2014
Keyboard player
XVIII International Johann Sebastian Bach Competition Leipzig
June 27, 2012
The Bach Competition Leipzig is regarded as one of the major international competitions for young artists. First held in 1950, after several changes in format it is now a biennial event with three variable categories, this year organ, voice and cello. Christopher was part of the vocal jury, alongside the other distinguished musicians pictured below.


The combined juries of the organ, cello and singing categories from this year’s Leipzig Bach Competition. For details of the winners (singers, cellists and organists) please consult the web-site of the Competition, sponsored by the Bach Archiv:



The jury of the singing competition this year in Leipzig.
From left to right: James Taylor // USA; Bernarda Fink // Austria;
Christopher Hogwood // UK; Max van Egmond // Netherlands; Ingeborg Danz // Germany; Hanno Müller-Brachmann // Germany; Sibylla Rubens // Germany; Klaus Mertens // Germany