2015-16 Season News

Kent Nagano opens the Vorsprung Festival

14 July 2016

Kent Nagano will open this year’s Vorsprung Festival by Audi Sommerkonzerte on 16 July. Kent will conduct four concerts at the festival, with highlights including Mozart’s Idomeneo with Concerto Köln and Rihm‘s The Reading of the Scriptures with the London Symphony Orchestra. Full details of Kent’s concerts can be found below and more details on […]

Kent Nagano premieres Turangalîla in Hamburg

20 June 2016

On 3 July, Kent Nagano will conduct Hamburg Philharmoic State Orchestra at the Staatsoper Hamburg for the premier of a new ballet by choreographer John Neumeier entitled Turangalîla. The production also features the music of Olivier Messiaen, sets by Heinrich Tröger and costumes by Albert Kriemler. For full details and tickets, please click here.

Kent Nagano conducts Hamburg Opera and Hamburg Philharmonic Orchestra

12 April 2016

In April and May, General Music Director of Hamburg Opera, Kent Nagano, leads the Opera in three productions. Firstly, a revival of Wagner’s Tristan und Isolde a continuation of Berlioz’s Les Troyens, which had its premiere in September 2015 and the world premiere performance of La Passione – a realisation of Bach’s St Matthew Passion […]

The Orchestre symphonique de Montréal and Kent Nagano USA tour

01 March 2016

The Orchestre symphonique de Montréal and Kent Nagano will tour through the USA in March 2016. Pianists Maria Joao Pires and Daniil Trifonov will accompany the tour, i.e. in New York Carnegie Hall and Boston Symphony Hall. Find all the dates with Kent Nagano and the OSM below: 14 March Washington, Kennedy Center Orchestre symphonique […]

Kent Nagano and the Orchestre symphonique de Montréal release L’Aiglon recording

23 February 2016

Kent Nagano and the Orchestre symphonique de Montréal (OSM) renew their cooperation with Decca with the premiere recording of Arthur Honegger’s and Jacques Ibert’s opera L’Aiglon. L’Aiglon is a seldomly performed French opera (world premiere: 1937), which celebrated its North America premiere in Montréal in March 2015. The CD recording of this performance will be […]