April 2017
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Großes Haus

Die Frau ohne Schatten

Richard Strauss


Performances cancelled

Due to health reasons, Hamburg's General Music Director Kent Nagano has cancelled all appearances for the coming two weeks. The production of Mahler's Symphony No. 8 at Elbphilharmonie will be taken over by the Israeli conductor Eliahu Inbal. Information on further substitutes for GMD Nagano's scheduled performances will be provided shortly.


Hamburg´s new Elbphilharmonie

From January 2017 on, the Hamburg Philharmonic State Orchestra plays at Hamburg´s new concert hall. [concert dates]

Elphilharmonie Opening Festival

World premiere by Jörg Widmann

The opening concert of Kent Nagano and the Philharmonic State Orchestra on the 13th January 2017 was broadcast live on NDR Kultur (radio station). Here you can listen to it or read some press review.

South America Tour

"Temperament from Hamburg"

The Philharmonics were warmly welcomed by audience and press on their 3-week tour through South America in autumn 2016. [read more]