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:

“Höstsonaten” revival

After its successful world premiere in September 2017, John Storgårds will conduct the revival of “Höstsonaten – Autumn Sonata” by Ingmar Bergman and Sebastian Fagerlund on 15, 22, 27 November and 12 December at the Finnish National Opera.

 

Recording release

On 1 November John Storgårds releases the third and final recording of works by American composer George Antheil, recorded with the BBC Philharmonic under the Chandos label. While the recordings Vol. 1 and 2 featured Symphonies Nos. 3-6 as well as “Over the Plains” and “Archipelago”, the third disc will include Symphony No. 1, “Capital of the World”-Suite, “McKonkey’s Ferry”, “Nocturne in Skyrockets” and “The Golden Bird”.

 

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

21. November 2019, The Bridgewater Hall, Manchester
BBC Philharmonic 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

George Antheil vol. 3

Symphony No. 1 ‘Zingareska’ (1920-22, revised 1923)
Suite from ‘Capital of the World’ (1953-55)
McKonkey’s Ferry (1948)
Nocturne in Skyrockets (1951)
The Golden Bird (1921)

BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
John Storgårds

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