Season opener: Johannes Wildner begins his tenure as Principal Conductor with the Sonderjylland Symfoniorkester

Wearing his hat as artistic director of the Oper Burg Gars Festival, Mo. Johannes Wildner just concluded his sixth successful festival summer; for those who were unable to attend in person, the festival web site has video clips of this year’s “Fidelio”. In September, Johannes Wildner joins the Sonderjylland Symfoniorkester in Sønderborg as the orchestra’s new Principal Conductor; his debut offering to the public are three concerts with works by Nielsen, Beethoven, Stravinsky, Elgar, and Sibelius.

He also looks forward to meeting the students in his his (fully booked) conducting master class in the context of the International Masterclasses Berlin. Mo. Wildner’s class, with Mozart as its only and exclusive topic, will explore the great composer’s work in all its nuances and aspects.

Sønderjyllands Sinfonieorchester
Johannes Wildner: Conductor
Sønderborg, Alsion concert hall
Antonín Dvořák: Carnival Ouverture
Carl Nielsen: Concerto for Flute and Orchestra
Ludwig van Beethoven: Leonore Ouverture No. 3
Igor Stravinsky: The Firebird
September 13th
Deutsches Haus Flensburg
Harmonien-Saal, Haderslev
Edward Elgar: Cello Concerto in E minor
Jean Sibelius: Symphony No. 2
September 19th: Flensburg
September 20th: Haderslev
International Masterclasses Berlin
September 23rd through 28th

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