The Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir is named as one of the ten best choirs in the world by the BBC Music Magazine.
Anna-Maria Helsing gave her debut with the Royal Scottish National Orchestra on 3 December conducting music by Dvorak, Richard Thompson and Florence Price. The concert will be streamed on 29 January, 19:30 (GMT). https://www.rsno.org.uk/digital-season
Risto Joost conducts an Opera Gala with the Netherlands Chamber Orchestra on 5 September in Amsterdam/Almere. The programme features overtures and arias by Franz Lehar with young soloists.
Risto Joost conducts the MDR Leipzig Radio Symphony, MDR Leipzig Radio Choir and soloists in Dresden, Frauenkirche on 29 August at the final concert of the MDR Musiksommer featuring Händel’s Messiah.
Tõnu Kaljuste conducts at the Baltic Sea Festival in Stockholm on 29 August an homage to Arvo Pärt: The programme includes the symphonies No. 1-4 and one of his latest orchestral works, Swansong.
Antony Hermus conducts the Netherlands Youth Orchestra in three concerts on 15, 16 and 18 August in Amsterdam (Muziekgebouw aan 't IJ), Apeldoorn
(Orpheus) and Berlin (Konzerthaus) at Young Euro Classic Festival with Strauss’ Ein Heldenleben, Leonard Bernstein’s On the Town and Christopher Rouse’s Trombone concerto.Read more
Risto Joost gives his debut with the Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra on 14 August at Concertgebouw Amsterdam with Dvorak Overture Carnival, Brahms Violin Concerto (soloist: Sergey Khachatryan) and Rimsky-Korsakov Sheherazade.
Theatre of Voices and Paul Hillier perform at the Festival Europäische Kirchenmusik in Schwäbisch Gmünd on 1 August the programme Arvo Pärt A Retrospective: vocal music of five decades.