Press Release: Matthias Bamert appointed Chief Conductor of Sapporo Symphony Orchestra (Japan)

HAIN0811Swiss conductor Matthias Bamert has been appointed Chief Conductor of Sapporo Symphony Orchestra (Japan), a 3-year position from April 2018.

Mr Bamert said, “I am very pleased and honoured to accept this position, and I am looking forward to many wonderful concerts with my new orchestra.“

Mr Bamert currently holds a position of Principal Guest Conductor at Daejeon Philharmonic Orchestra (South Korea).

Balkan Chamber Orchestra Celebrates 10th Anniversary at the Vienna Konzerthaus

September 19, 2017BCO_Vienna_Sept17(c)
Wiener Konzerthaus

Balkan Chamber Orchestra

  • Kaoru Wada: Kyo-Ga for String Orchestra
  • Camille Saint-Saëns: Piano Concerto No. 5 F-major op. 103 (Arr. for String Orchestra by Cyril Plante)
  • Koji Tamaki: Kanki-no-Uta (Arr. by Valton Beqiri)
  • Valton Beqiri: Spirit of Tradition
  • Peter Iljitsch Tschaikowsky: Serenade C-major op. 48 für String Orchestra

Pascal Rogé, Piano
Toshio Yanagisawa, Conductor


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Matthias Bamert returns to the Brevard Festival

July 7, 2017Matthias_Bamert_HAIN0814_2
Whittington-Pfohl Auditorium

Brevard Music Center Orchestra

  • Brahms: Tragic Overture
  • Brahms: Symphony No. 3
  • Brahms: Violin Concerto (Liza Ferschtman, violin)

July 15, 2017
Whittington-Pfohl Auditorium

Brevard Sinfonia

  • Ravel: Valses nobles et sentimentales
  • Bartok: Viola Concerto (Scott Rawls, viola)
  • Beethoven: Symphony No. 4