The album “ÜberBach”, featuring Luxembourgish vibraphonist Pascal Schumacher, has been awarded an Echo Klassik award in the category 'Classical without borders'.

The project, also featuring the internationally acclaimed pianist Sebastian Knauer and the Zürcher Kammerorchester, was composed by Munich composer Arash Safaian and based on themes by Johann Sebastian Bach.

The award ceremony will take place on 29 October 2017 at the Elbphilharmonie in Hamburg.

Three ÜberBach concerts are also scheduled in Augsburg, Berlin and Dresden, Germany, for September and October this year.