Kieran Carrel starts the Christmas season with performances of Bach’s Weihnachtsoratorium, firstly with l’arte del mondo in Gütersloh and at the Dresden Frauenkirche on 10, 15 and 16 December, conducted by Werner Ehrhardt. He then reprises the work on tour with La Chapelle Harmonique and Valentin Tournet in Clermont-Ferrand, La Rochelle, Lieusaint, Versailles and Limoges, and rounds its off on...Read more
Elizabeth Watts is delighted to make her debut with the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra singing Strauss Lieder and Mahler Symphony No. 4. The performances, on 8 and 9 December at the Hong Kong Cultural Centre, are conducted by Vasily Petrenko with whom she sang Mahler Symphony No. 2 earlier this year.Read more
Thomas Walker gets into the spirit of Christmas with a return visit to the Kammerorchester Basel singing Handel's Messiah on 18th and 19th December in Basel and on 23rd December in Luzern, conducted by Francesco Corti.Read more
Stuart Jackson performs Handel’s Messiah in America, Europe and in the UK starting in November with the Handel and Haydn Society in Boston conducted by their new Artistic Director Jonathan Cohen. He then heads to Europe for further Messiah concerts with the Insula Orchestra and Laurence Equilbey in Ghent, Paris, Toulouse and Barcelona, goes south to Granada and the Orquesta Ciudad de...Read more
Canadian conductor Jordan de Souza has been appointed General Music Director of the City of Dortmund and his five-year contract with them will commence on 1 August 2025. In this capacity he will conduct the Opera as well as the Dortmunder Philharmoniker as their Chief Conductor, following successful concerts with them earlier this year. Born in Toronto, Jordan studied conducting...