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Harish Shankar takes up position of 1.Kapellmeister

Harish Shankar takes up position of 1.Kapellmeister

Harish Shankar has taken up the position of 1Kapellmeister at the Theater & Philharmonisches Orchester Vorpommern in Germany for the 2017/18 season  His numerous concert and opera performances will include Sibelius’ Symphony No1, ...

Laurence Équilbey conducts Egmont at La Seine Musicale in Paris

Laurence Équilbey conducts Egmont at La Seine Musicale in Paris

Laurence Équilbey, working with Insula orchestra and director Séverine Chavrier, has created an exciting and original staged version of Beethoven’s Egmont, involving music, live theatre and film The work, inspired by Goethe’s play of ...

Antoni Wit opens his 9th series with the Orquesta Sinfónica de Navarra

Antoni Wit opens his 9th series with the Orquesta Sinfónica de Navarra

Antoni Wit has been Artistic and Music Director of the Orquesta Sinfónica de Navarra since 2013 and has met with huge success His first concert of the season, on September 21st, includes works by Mozart, Beethoven and Pasqual Aldave, a 20th ...

John Nelson conducts the Damnation of Faust at the Enescu Festival

John Nelson conducts the Damnation of Faust at the Enescu Festival

Internationally renowned for his interpretations of Berlioz, John Nelson will conduct the George Enescu Choir and Philharmonic Orchestra in a concert version of The Damnation of Faust at the Grand Palace Hall, Bucharest, on 20 September, as part of ...

Dylan Corlay makes his début with the Orchestre National du Capitole de Toulouse

Dylan Corlay makes his début with the Orchestre National du Capitole de Toulouse

Dylan Corlay has a full and exciting season ahead, conducting many of the major French orchestras He begins with the Orchestre National du Capitole de Toulouse on 28 September at the Théâtre Olympe de Gouges, Montauban, where he conducts a ...

Alexander Sitkovetsky and Maxim Rysanov to perform together at Rye Arts Festival UK

Alexander Sitkovetsky and Maxim Rysanov to perform together at Rye Arts Festival UK

At the end of the month Maxim Rysanov  and Alexander Sitkovetsky will team up again for a violin/viola recital at Rye Arts Festival in the UK following a successful collaboration at the East Neujk Festival They’ll perform a mixed programme ...

Pianist Alessio Bax and violist Maxim Rysanov will both perform at the Premiere Performance 10th Anniversary Gala Concert

Pianist Alessio Bax and violist Maxim Rysanov will both perform at the Premiere Performance 10th Anniversary Gala Concert

Pianist Alessio Bax and violist Maxim Rysanov will both travel to Hong Kong to perform at the Premiere Performance 10th Anniversary Gala Concert on 24 September at the Hong Kong Cultural Centre They will play various pieces by Mendelssohn, ...

Hugh Wolff starts season as the new Music Director of the Belgian National Orchestra

Hugh Wolff starts season as the new Music Director of the Belgian National Orchestra

Following the announcement of Hugh Wolff’s appointment as the new Music Director of the Belgian National Orchestra, the American conductor will officially take up this exciting position from Andrey Boreyko when he conducts the ONB on 15 & 17 ...

Alexander Sitkovetsky starts the new season in Norway and the UK

Alexander Sitkovetsky starts the new season in Norway and the UK

Alexander Sitkovetsky will start the new season in Norway together with the Arctic Philharmonic Chamber Orchestra as both the director and soloist on 14 September They will perform a varied programme including Arvo Pärt’s Fratres, Andrzej ...

Maxim Rysanov debuts with the Orchestre de Picardie in France

Maxim Rysanov debuts with the Orchestre de Picardie in France

Maxim Rysanov will travel to France for his conducting debut with Orchestre de Picardie at three different venues throughout the country on 15, 16 and 19 September:  Collégiale Saint Yved, Salle des Fêtes and the Hall of the CHU For tickets and ...

Violinist Charlie Siem will open the season with Jacksonville Symphony and their new Music Director Courtney Lewis

Violinist Charlie Siem will open the season with Jacksonville Symphony and their new Music Director Courtney Lewis

Violinist Charlie Siem will be opening the season with the new Music Director of the Jacksonville Symphony, Courtney Lewis He will perform at the Jackson Symphony’s first annual opening concert “Fanfare! An Opening Night Celebration” on 16 ...

Alexander Krichel to debut at the Beethovenfest Bonn

Alexander Krichel to debut at the Beethovenfest Bonn

Next week will see Alexander Krichel giving his debut solo recital at the famous Beethovenfest in Bonn on 12 September at 8pm The concert will take place at the Beethoven-Haus and will feature an exciting and varied programme of Schubert’s Piano ...