2017-18 Season News

Kent Nagano wins ECHO Klassik 2017 ‘Conductor of the Year’ award

27 July 2017

We are delighted to announce that Kent Nagano has been awarded the Echo Klassik 2017 ‘Conductor of the Year’ award for his interpretation of Strauss’ Eine Alpensinfonie recorded with the Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra and released last year on FARAO classics. The winners will be presented with their prizes at a gala event taking place in […]

Kent Nagano launches Der Ring des Nibelungen project in collaboration with Concerto Köln

22 June 2017

Kent Nagano launches an extraordinary project: Wagner’s “The Ring of the Nibelung” in historically-informed performance practice with Concerto Köln In their most recent collaboration, Concerto Köln and the internationally-renowned conductor, Kent Nagano, pursue a leading-edge project: in cooperation with scientists at the university and Musikhochschule in Cologne, they are taking on Richard Wagner’s tetralogy, “The […]

Hamburg State Opera announce 17/18 Season

11 April 2017

On 11 April 2017, Kent Nagano, General Music Director of the Hamburg State Opera and Chief Conductor of the Philharmonic State Orchestra, together with Georges Delnon, director of the State Opera Hamburg, and John Neumeier, director of the Hamburg Ballet, announced their season 2017/18. Even before the official start of the opera and concert season, […]