On the 18th of October Merel performed at the new concert hall in Hamburg, Germany: the Elbphilharmonie, which is the most expensive concert hall ever built. Merel performed Fratres by Arvo Pärt a.o. for a sold-out hall.
Violinist Merel Vercammen graduated with highest distinction from the Royal College of Music in London and was a prize winner of the London Grand Prize Virtuoso Competition and the Dutch National Competition for Young Music Talent. Merel also completed a Master of Science in Music, Mind and Brain and is currently living in The Netherlands.