John Storgårds

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I hope that in browsing these pages you will find some interesting information about the ongoing musical matters that mean a lot to me.

I also hope that you may find something inspiring, exciting, new or just fun to explore and experience in your own music-making.

Best regards,
John Storgårds

NEWS:

On tour with BBC Philharmonic

On 10 October John Storgårds will embark on tour with the BBC Philharmonic, performing with soloists Augustin Hadelich, Kian Soltani and Arabella Steinbacher in major venues all over Europe:

 

10 Oct Muziekgebouw Eindhoven

Benjamin Britten: Simple Symphony op. 4
Sergej Prokofiev: Violin Concerto No. 2 in G minor, Op. 63
Interval
Anton Bruckner: Symphony No. 6 in A major
Soloist: Augustin Hadelich

 

11 Oct Musikverein Wien
12 Oct Vatroslav Lisinski Concert Hall Zagreb
13 Oct Graf Zeppelin Haus Friedrichshafen

Benjamin Britten: Simple Symphony op. 4
Joseph Haydn: Cello Concerto No. 2 in D major
Interval
Anton Bruckner: Symphony No. 6 in A major
Soloist: Kian Soltani

 

15 Oct Musical Theater Basel

Sergej Prokofiev: Violin Concerto No. 2 in G minor, Op. 63
Interval
Anton Bruckner: Symphony No. 6 in A major
Soloist: Arabella Steinbacher

 

16 Oct La Seine Musicale Paris

Jean Sibelius: Skogsrået (The Wood Nymph) Op. 15
Sergej Prokofiev: Violin Concerto No. 2 in G minor, Op. 63
Interval
Robert Schumann: Symphony No. 3 in E♭ major, Op. 97 (the Rhenish)
Soloist: Arabella Steinbacher

 

17 Oct Tivoli Vredenburg Utrecht

Benjamin Britten: Simple Symphony op. 4
Sergej Prokofiev: Violin Concerto No. 2 in G minor, Op. 63
Interval
Anton Bruckner: Symphony No. 6 in A major
Soloist: Arabella Steinbacher

 

Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra January 2019

Storgårds conducts Haydn, Bartók and world premiere of  the Trombone concerto Suuna by Jukka Tiensuu at the Helsinki Music Center in January 11th 2019. Watch and listen the whole concert:

https://areena.yle.fi/1-50033720

Tchaikovsky’s 4th in Detroit

John Storgårds conducts Tchaikovsky’s  fourth symphony with Detroit Symphony Orchestra in November 2018. Watch and listen:

http://site-323590.mobile.bcvp0rtal.com/detail/video/5979691082001/tchaikovsky-symphony-no.-4

 Beethoven Eroica symphony in Stockholm

Experience the Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra’s Eroica symphony under the baton of John Storgårds:

Fledermaus Overture with Lahti Symphony

Watch and listen Storgårds conducting Strauss with Lahti Symphony in September 2017:

http://www.classiclive.com/strauss-overture-operetta-die-fledermaus-full-video

Münchener Kammerorchester Haydn/Ligeti project I

A short introduction to Munich Chamber Ortchestra’s  Haydn/Ligeti project:

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John Storgårds in Concert

24. October 2019, Carelia Hall
Joensuu City Orchestra

Press

Dutilleux once said about the piece, “I wanted to write something to remind people how wonderful the soloist is…” He certainly succeeded. Storgårds was brilliant.

David Richards, Toronto Concert Reviews, 20 September 2019 Toronto Symphony Orchestra

Latest CD releases

Mahler Symphony No. 10

Gustav Mahler: Symphony No. 10 (arranged for chamber orchestra by Michelle Castelletti)

Lapland Chamber Orchestra

John Storgårds, conductor

BIS 2376 SACD March 2019