Nathalie

Nathalie Stutzmann is Chief Conductor of Kristiansand Symphony Orchestra in Norway, Principal Guest Conductor of RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra of Ireland, as well as Artist-in-Residence with the Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra for the 2019/20 season. She is considered one of the most outstanding musical personalities of our time, with parallel careers as both Contralto and Conductor.
Highlights as a guest conductor in the 19/20 season include debut performances with the London Symphony Orchestra, Los Angeles Philharmonic, Seattle Symphony, Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, and the Bamberger Symphoniker. She will also return to the Philadelphia and Minnesota Orchestras, Rotterdam, Oslo, Royal Liverpool and Royal Stockholm Philharmonics, and Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra.

 

“Nathalie is the real thing. So much love, intensity and sheer technique. We need more conductors like her.”
Sir Simon Rattle

 

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Upcoming dates

October 17, 2019
Kristiansand Symphony Orchestra

Kilden Performing Arts Centre, Kristiansand, Norway

Brahms: Hungarian Dances Nos. 1, 4 & 5
Mendelssohn: Violin Concerto
Beethoven: Symphony No. 3
Nathalie Stutzmann, conductor
Ludvig Gudim, violin

October 24, 25 & 26, 2019
The Philadelphia Orchestra

Verizon Hall, Philadelphia, United States

Mendelssohn: Hebrides Overture
Bruch: Violin Concerto No. 1
Brahms: Symphony No. 2
Nathalie Stutzmann, conductor
David Kim, violin

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Latest news

Conducting debut at the BBC Proms in a Brahms, Wagner and Mozart programme

On August 7 Nathalie Stutzmann makes her conducting debut at the BBC Proms, leading Brahms’ Tragic Overture, Wagner’s Prelude and […]

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Nathalie Stutzmann opens first season as Chief Conductor of Kristiansand Symphony Orchestra

Nathalie Stutzmann opens her first season as Chief Conductor of the Kristiansand Symphony Orchestra in Norway this week. “Lucky Kristiansand […]

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Critically acclaimed performances of Mefistofele at the Chorégies d'Orange

“Le véritable maître de la soirée n’est autre que Nathalie Stutzmann, à la tête d’un Orchestre philharmonique de Radio France […]

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Press

Bachtrack

Bachtrack

"A masterful conception of music"

Le Figaro

Le Figaro

"The conductor has it all"

Le Monde

Le Monde

"A spirited, precise, sensitive and contrasting direction"

Seen and Heard International

Seen and Heard International

"Stutzmann’s conducting technique is exceptionally clear, and everything she touches emerges as incredibly musical"

The Huffington Post

The Huffington Post

"Stutzmann is a different kind of conductor"

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