The BBC Concert Orchestra has extended the tenure of Anna-Maria Helsing as its Principal Guest Conductor until 2024. She conducts four programmes per season. On 6 September 2021 Helsing gives her debut with this orchestra at BBC Proms.
Florian Helgath conducts the Zürcher Sing-Akademie with music by Alfred Schnittke, Josef Rheinberger, Charles Hubert Parry, Knut Nystedt, Giuseppe di Bianco and Burkhard Kinzler on 11 June, 19:30 at Rheinau Klosterkirche. The video is available afterwards yet. Here the link: https://www.sing-akademie.ch/concerts.php
Sony Classical | deutsche harmonia mundi releases the first album of Dorothee Oberlinger and Edin Karamazov with their highly acclaimed programme for recorder and lute by J.S. Bach on 11 June.
Grete Pedersen and The Norwegian Soloists' Choir lately received the renowned Spellermann Prize for their album Lament (compositions by Lars Petter Hagen, Nils Henrik Asheim and Arne Nordheim) on BIS Records.
Florian Helgath conducts the Choeur de Radio France in an A Capella programme in Paris on 17 February featuring the Requiem and Four Motets by Maurice Duruflé.
The Trio Chausson gives four concerts at the Folle Journée Festival in Nantes from 3 to 7 February to feature works by Haydn, Schubert, Liszt, Bartok, Lili Boulanger and Astor Piazzolla.
Paul Hillier conducts the NDR Radio Choir Hamburg in three A cappella concerts with an exciting Nordic programme of works by Askell Masson, Jean Sibelius,
Edvard Grieg, Edward Elgar and Per Norgard. Concert dates: 29 January Lübeck, 30 January Schwerin and 30 January Hamburg.Read more
Anna-Maria Helsing conducts the Västeras Sinfonietta on 28 January performing Jacques Ibert Hommage à Mozart, Ravel Pavane, Honegger Pastorale d’été, Mendelssohn Symphony No. 4 Italian among others.
Stefan Parkman conducts the WDR Radio Choir in a „Best of Stefan Parkman“ programme with Songs of Love and Spring in Köln on 23 January.
The programme includes works by Lars Edlund, Sven-David Sandström, Wilhelm Stenhammar, Debussy, Rossini and Rachmaninov.Read more
Anna-Maria Helsing gives her debut with the orchestra of the Norrlands Opera in Umea (Sweden) on 21 January to conduct Tchaikovsky’s Piano Concerto No. 1 and Leevi Madetoja’s Symphony No. 3