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Jacek Kaspszyk conducts the Orchestre National d’Île de France

Jacek Kaspszyk conducts the Orchestre National d’Île de France

Jacek Kaspszyk returns to France to conduct three performances with the Orchestre National d’Île de France on 22, 23 and 24 March  The programme, entitled Liberté!, will explore the idea and ideals of freedom, featuring Chopin’s Piano ...

Laurence Equilbey in Seen and Heard International

Laurence Equilbey in Seen and Heard International

Conductor Laurence Equilbey has earned a glowing review in Seen and Heard International for her performances of Weber’s Der Freischütz in Aix-en-Provence, France, last week  Colin Clark describes a powerful performance that is “played from ...

Cem Mansur conducts the George Enescu Philharmonic Orchestra

Cem Mansur conducts the George Enescu Philharmonic Orchestra

Having made his debut with the Filarmonica George Enescu in 1988, Cem Mansur returns to Bucharest to conduct the orchestra in a programme that includes Mozart’s Great Mass in C minor (with the George Enescu Philharmonic Choir), Stravinsky’s ...

Dmitry Sitkovetsky returns to the Walled City Music Festival

Dmitry Sitkovetsky returns to the Walled City Music Festival

Making a welcome return to the 10th anniversary of Derry’s Walled City Music Festival, Dmitry Sitkovetsky joins forces with renowned violinist Kirill Troussov and pianist Cathal Breslin to perform Bartok’s Romanian Dances, Ravel’s Violin ...

Wright Music Management welcomes Dmitry Sitkovetsky

Wright Music Management welcomes Dmitry Sitkovetsky

WMM is delighted to welcome Dmitry Sitkovetsky to its artist roster for worldwide general management Recognised throughout the world as having made a considerable impact on every aspect of musical life, Sitkovetsky is celebrated as a violinist, ...

Alena Baeva debuts with Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra

Alena Baeva debuts with Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra

With an ever increasing presence on the Polish concert and recording scene, Alena Baeva will be making her long awaited debut with the Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra and maestro Jacek Kaspszyk Her performance of Prokofiev’s Violin Concerto No 2 ...

Joseph Bastian debuts with Bamberger Symphoniker

Joseph Bastian debuts with Bamberger Symphoniker

Joseph Bastian steps in last minute to conduct the Bamberger Symphoniker The programme includes Chopin’s Piano Concerto No 2 (with Szymon Behring) and Schumann’s ‘Spring’ Symphony and Fantasiestücke (with Ulrich Witteler and Mr Behring) The ...

John Nelson’s Les Troyens wins the Victoires de la Musique award for Recording of the Year

John Nelson’s Les Troyens wins the Victoires de la Musique award for Recording of the Year

Conductor John Nelson’s multi award-winning recording of Berlioz’s Les Troyens picked up another accolade this week, winning Recording of the Year (2018) at the prestigious Victoires de la Musique awards in Paris The awards ceremony, ...

Hugh Wolff conducts the New Japan Philharmonic in Tokyo

Hugh Wolff conducts the New Japan Philharmonic in Tokyo

Conductor Hugh Wolff will join the New Japan Philharmonic on 7 February at Suntory Hall, Tokyo, for a special concert dedicated to the work of American composer Aaron Copland On the programme is Fanfare for the Common Man, Clarinet Concerto (with ...

Yi-Jia Susanne Hou performs with the Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra

Yi-Jia Susanne Hou performs with the Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra

Violinist Yi-Jia Susanne Hou will return to Calgary in February for three performances of violin masterworks, performing with the CPO under the direction of Canadian conductor Karl Hirzer  Starting with a special Valentine’s Day performance on 14 ...

Alena Baeva debuts with NHK Symphony Orchestra

Alena Baeva debuts with NHK Symphony Orchestra

Making her long awaited debut with the NHK Symphony Orchestra, Alena Baeva will be performing Richard Strauss’ Violin Concerto conducted by Paavo Järvi  The performances will take place on 9 and 10 February at the NHK Hall, Tokyo, and will be ...

Joseph Bastian steps in to conduct the SWR Symphonieorchester

Joseph Bastian steps in to conduct the SWR Symphonieorchester

Conductor Joseph Bastian will step in to replace Francesco Angelico next week, making his debut with the SWR Symphonieorchester for two special performances on 30 January and 1 February 2019 The concerts, which take place at the Liederhalle in ...

Dylan Corlay debuts with the Orchestre Philharmonique du Luxembourg

Dylan Corlay debuts with the Orchestre Philharmonique du Luxembourg

Conductor Dylan Corlay will be performing Stravinsky’s ballet Pulcinella on 1 and 2 February 2019, marking his debut with the Orchestre Philharmonique du Luxembourg with two special educational concerts  In a production by stage director ...

Marc Coppey signs with WMM

Marc Coppey signs with WMM

Wright Music Management is delighted to announce signing Marc Coppey for general management  As one of today’s leading cellists, Mr Coppey is also the Artistic Director of the ‘Musicales de Colmar’ chamber music festival and the Musical ...

Jacek Kaspszyk performs with the Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra and Janáček Philharmonic Ostrava

Jacek Kaspszyk performs with the Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra and Janáček Philharmonic Ostrava

Jacek Kaspszyk returns to the UK for performances with the Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, on 23 January at the Lighthouse in Poole, and 24 January at the Portsmouth Guildhall He will conduct a programme featuring Ravel’s Valses nobles et ...

Alena Baeva makes a welcome return to Tel Aviv

Alena Baeva makes a welcome return to Tel Aviv

Following her magnificent performances in 2017, Alena Baeva returns to Tel Aviv to perform Mendelssohn’s Violin Concerto (arranged for string nonet) with the Israel Camerata, at the Haifa Auditorium on 12 January, and the Tel Aviv Museum of Art ...

Joseph Bastian debuts with the Bavarian Youth Orchestra

Joseph Bastian debuts with the Bavarian Youth Orchestra

Joseph Bastian will debut with the Bavarian Youth Orchestra in a series of New Year’s concerts He will conduct Mahler’s epic Symphony No 2 at the Mehrzweckhalle der Schule, Denkendorf on 3 January, Max Littmann Saal, Bad Kissingen on 4 January ...

Moné Hattori debuts with the Norwegian Radio Orchestra

Moné Hattori debuts with the Norwegian Radio Orchestra

Moné Hattori will be making her debut with the Norwegian Radio Orchestra on 5 January 2019, performing Waxman’s Carmen Fantasy and Massenet’s Meditation This marks an exciting return to Oslo following a successful Scandinavian debut in the ...

Alena Baeva debuts with the London Philharmonic Orchestra

Alena Baeva debuts with the London Philharmonic Orchestra

Alena Baeva‘s long awaited debut with the London Philharmonic Orchestra will take place on 5 December at the Royal Festival Hall  This performance of Tchaikovsky’s Violin Concerto will be Ms Baeva’s second collaboration with maestro Vladimir ...

Laurence Equilbey conducts Scottish Chamber Orchestra with all-Mendelssohn programme

Laurence Equilbey conducts Scottish Chamber Orchestra with all-Mendelssohn programme

Conductor Laurence Equilbey will join the Scottish Chamber Orchestra for two performances on 29 and 30 November, at the Queen’s Hall in Edinburgh and City Halls in Glasgow respectively They will perform an all-Mendelssohn programme, featuring A ...

John Nelson conducts Beethoven’s Missa Solemnis in the Cathédrale Notre-Dame

John Nelson conducts Beethoven’s Missa Solemnis in the Cathédrale Notre-Dame

John Nelson will conduct three special performances of Beethoven’s Missa Solemnis in the famous Cathédrale Notre-Dame (Paris) on 27 and 28 November, and at Victoria Hall (Geneva) on 3 December He will be joined by an impressive selection of ...

Joseph Bastian returns to Sinfonieorchester Basel

Joseph Bastian returns to Sinfonieorchester Basel

With the festive season upon us, Joseph Bastian will conduct the Sinfonieorchester Basel in a Christmas performance of famous classical repertoire, including works by Donizetti, Mahler, Mozart, Verdi and a Weihnachtsmedley by Muriset  The concert ...

Alena Baeva debuts with Thessaloniki State Symphony Orchestra

Alena Baeva debuts with Thessaloniki State Symphony Orchestra

Alena Baeva will make her debut with the Thessaloniki State Symphony Orchestra on 23 November at the Thessaloniki Concert Hall Her performance of the mighty Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto will be conducted by Artistic Director Zoi Tsokanou

Hugh Wolff conducts “Scandalous stories” programme with Belgian National Orchestra and Nelson Freire

Hugh Wolff conducts “Scandalous stories” programme with Belgian National Orchestra and Nelson Freire

American conductor Hugh Wolff will conduct a programme of “Scandalous stories” with the Belgian National Orchestra and pianist Nelson Freire All three pieces, Adès’ Dances from ‘Powder her Face’, Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No 5 Emperor, ...