Marcel Ponseele

Category:solist, docent, artistiek leider, muzikant, instrumentenbouwer
Genre(s):classicisme, barok, oude muziek
Actual/previous member of:Il Gardellino, Northernlight


Marcel Ponseele studied oboe and chamber music at the conservatories of Bruges, Ghent, and Brussels. Subsequently he applied himself to the baroque oboe with plenty of verve and in 1981 became laureate of the international competition Musica Antiqua in Bruges. Ever since Marcel Ponseele has been playing in many baroque orchestras, among them La Petite Bande, The Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra, and La Chapelle Royale. With conductor Philippe Herreweghe he founded L’Orchestre des Champs-Elysées, taking care of the subsection Harmonie des Champs-Elysées himself. With Jan De Winne he founded il Gardellino in 1988, serving as artistic director. Marcel Ponseele enjoys a solid international reputation as a baroque specialist and is in great demand as a soloist for concerts and CD recordings for various labels. He has recorded about everything that Bach, Vivaldi, Mozart and many others ever wrote for oboe. In addition he also enjoys playing chamber music. With his brother Francis he makes meticulous replicas that are recognised worldwide as models in their genre.

Selective discography

G.F. Handel. The Complete Solo Sonatas for Wind InstrumentsG.F. Handel. The Complete Solo Sonatas for Wind Instruments (2015)
Barthold Kuijken, Georg Friedrich Händel, Peter Van Heyghen, Marcel Ponseele
C.P.E.Bach - Concertos for various instrumentsC.P.E.Bach - Concertos for various instruments (2014)
Jan De Winne, Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach, Marcel Ponseele, Emmanuel Balssa, Il Gardellino
Bach J.S. - Cantates BWV 146, 103, 33Bach J.S. - Cantates BWV 146, 103, 33 (2014)
Il Gardellino, Johann Sebastian Bach, Marcel Ponseele
Zelenka, J.S. Bach - LamentationesZelenka, J.S. Bach - Lamentationes (2012)
Il Gardellino, Marcel Ponseele, Johann Sebastian Bach, Jan Dismas Zelenka, Damien Guillon, Marcus Ullmann, Lieven Termont, Annelies Brants (...)
Bach Johann Sebastian. De profundis. Cantates 131 & 17Bach Johann Sebastian. De profundis. Cantates 131 & 17 (2011)
Il Gardellino, Marcel Ponseele, Johann Sebastian Bach
Vivaldi - Händel. Sonatas & Trio Sonatas for Oboe & Basso ContinuoVivaldi - Händel. Sonatas & Trio Sonatas for Oboe & Basso Continuo (2011)
Marcel Ponseele, Antonio Vivaldi, Ann Vanlancker, Georg Friedrich Händel, Ewald Demeyere, Richte van der Meer
Iedereen klassiek. Muziek voor de 4 temperamentenIedereen klassiek. Muziek voor de 4 temperamenten (2010)
20th century, romanticism, classicism, Baroque, early music
Collegium Vocale Gent, Het Orkest van het Collegium Vocale Gent, Jan Michiels, Marcel Ponseele, Il Gardellino, Diverse uitvoerders
C.F.Abel & J.C.Bach - Chamber MusicC.F.Abel & J.C.Bach - Chamber Music (2010)
Il Gardellino, Jan De Winne, Marcel Ponseele, François Fernandez, Vittorio Ghielmi, Ira Givol, Shalev Ad-el, Johann Christian Bach (...)
Bach - Famous Cantatas  Volume 1Bach - Famous Cantatas Volume 1 (2010)
Collegium Vocale Gent, Steve Dugardin, Marcel Ponseele, Marnix De Cat, Cécile Kempenaers, Bart Vandewege, Paul De Clerck, Bart Coen (...)
Bach - Famous Cantatas Volume 2Bach - Famous Cantatas Volume 2 (2010)
Collegium Vocale Gent, Cécile Kempenaers, Marcel Ponseele, Paul Van Loey, Jan De Winne, Bart Vandewege, Steve Dugardin, Bart Coen (...)

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Selectieve discografie als medewerker

Baroque Oboe ConcertosBaroque Oboe Concertos (2002)
Il Gardellino, Marcel Ponseele
Concert Life in 18th Century Berlin. Works by Janitsch, Schaffrath, Graun.Concert Life in 18th Century Berlin. Works by Janitsch, Schaffrath, Graun. (2001)
Il Gardellino, Johann Gottlieb Janitsch, Christoph Schaffrath, Johann Gottlieb Graun
Mozart Wolfgang Amadeus - Divertimenti vol. IMozart Wolfgang Amadeus - Divertimenti vol. I (2000)
Octophoros, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Mozart Wolfgang Amadeus - Gran PartitaMozart Wolfgang Amadeus - Gran Partita (1998)
Octophoros, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Barthold Kuijken, Barthold Kuijken
Mozart Wolfgang Amadeus - Don GiovanniMozart Wolfgang Amadeus - Don Giovanni (1997)
Werner van Mechelen, Sigiswald Kuijken, Huub Claessens, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Elena Vink, Markus Schäfer, Nancy Argenta, Nanco De Vries (...)
Harmonie und JanitscharenmusikHarmonie und Janitscharenmusik (1988)
Octophoros, Louis Spohr, Ludwig Van Beethoven, Antonio Rosetti, Paul Dombrecht

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