Nathalie

Nathalie Stutzmann is Chief Conductor of Kristiansand Symphony Orchestra in Norway, Principal Guest Conductor of RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra of Ireland and Associate Artist of the Sao Paulo State Symphony Orchestra. 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 2018/19 season include return engagements with the Philadelphia Orchestra, Rotterdam Philharmonic, St Louis Symphony, Royal Liverpool Philharmonic, Royal Stockholm Philharmonic and the National Symphony Orchestra Washington for a six-concert series. Further ahead, she looks forward to return engagements with the Gothenburg Symphony, Oslo Philharmonic, Minnesota Orchestra and a debut with the London Symphony Orchestra, Los Angeles Philharmonic and Seattle Symphony.

 

“Nathalie is the real thing. So much love, intensity and sheer technique. We need more conductors like her.”
Sir Simon Rattle, December 2012

 

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Upcoming dates

August 7, 2019
BBC Proms
BBC National Orchestra of Wales

Royal Albert Hall, London, United Kingdom

Brahms: Tragic Overture
Wagner: Prelude and Liebestod from Tristan and Isolde
Mozart: Requiem
Nathalie Stutzmann, conductor
Fatma Said, soprano
Kathryn Rudge, mezzo-soprano
Jacques Imbrailo, baritone
Sunnyboy Dladla, tenor
David Shipley, bass
BBC National Chorus of Wales

August 15, 2019
Kilkenny Arts Festival

St Canice’s Cathedral, Kilkenny, Ireland

Bach in low voices
Nathalie Stutzmann, contralto & conductor
Leon Kosavic, bass
Musicians from Orfeo 55

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Latest news

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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New album: Quella Fiamma, Arie Antiche - Released on October 27, 2017

The Arie Antiche compiled by Alessandro Parisotti are known to each and every student of classical singing. But with Quella […]

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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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