Kent Nagano & Orchestre symphonique de Montréal: 13/14 Season and South American TourKent Nagano und dem Orchestre Symphonique de Montréal: 13/14 Saison-und Südamerika-TourKent Nagano et l’Orchestre symphonique de Montréal: 13/14 Saison et tournée sud-américaine

10 April 2013

The Orchestre symphonique de Montréal and Music Director Kent Nagano have announced their programme for the 2013/14 season. The orchestra has two reasons at once to celebrate: its 80th anniversary and the inauguration of the organ Grand Orgue Pierre Béique in the newly built concert hall that was opened in 2011. Kent Nagano said: “For […]

Kent Nagano returns to Leipzig and Gothenburg Kent Nagano kehrt in Leipzig und GöteborgKent Nagano revient à Leipzig et Göteborg

26 March 2013

In Leipzig on 4/5 April Kent Nagano will be on the rostrum of the Gewandhausorchester conducting the first European performance of the Violin Concerto by Peter Eötvös, a work commissioned jointly by the Gewandhaus Leipzig, the BBC Proms and the Los Angeles Philharmonic. The concerto is dedicated the soloist of the evening, the violinist Midori.  […]

Kent Nagano continues his final season as General Music Director of Munich State OperaKent Nagano setzt seine letzte Saison als Generalmusikdirektor der Münchner StaatsoperKent Nagano continue sa dernière saison comme directeur musical général de l’Opéra de Munich

13 March 2013

Kent Nagano has continued his final season as General Music Director of Munich State Opera with two further Ring Cycles and a new production of Boris Godunov directed by Calixto Bieto before returning to Montreal to continue their Beethoven Cycle with the First and Seventh Symphonies. In Leipzig on 4/5 April Kent Nagano will be […]

World Premiere: Kent Nagano conducts Widmann Opera “Babylon” Weltpremiere: Kent Nagano dirigiert Widmann Oper “Babylon”Première mondiale: Kent Nagano dirige Widmann Opera “Babylon”

27 October 2012

At the Bavarian State Opera Kent Nagano conducts the world premiere of Jörg Widmann’s opera “Babylon”. The philosopher Peter Sloterdijk has written the libretto for this work that was commissioned by the Bavarian State Opera. Stage director is Carlus Padrissa of “La Fura dels Baus”. 27 October, Munich, Nationaltheater World premiere Further performances: 31 October, […]

Kent Nagano to Hamburg extends in MontrealKent Nagano nach Hamburg erstreckt sich in MontrealKent Nagano à Hambourg s’étend à Montréal

25 September 2012

Amercian conductor Kent Nagano has been appointed General Music Director of the Hamburg State Opera and Philharmonic Orchestra.  He begins his 5-year tenure in the 2015/16 season. It has also been announced that Mr Nagano will extend his contract with Montreal Symphony for a further two years. Madeleine Careau, OSM Chief Executive said: “This agreement […]