For Cellist Benjamin Kruithof individuality and communication play a most important role in music. At a concert he focuses on the personal message. Each performance is regarded as a musical event where he wants to share a work’s emotions and thoughts with the audience. It comes with no surprise that great artists such as Rostropovich, Glenn Gould, and Jascha Heifetz are among his role models – their ability to communicate a personal message through music has always been an inspiration for him.
Benjamin was born into a musical family in Luxembourg in 1999. His parents – the mother is a violinist and the father a violist – enabled him an early access to classical music and took him to their rehearsals….