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
August 19, 2019
Schleswig-Holstein Musik Festival
Elbphilharmonie, Hambourg, Germany
Bach in low voices
Nathalie Stutzmann, contralto & conductor
Leon Kosavic, bass
Musicians from Orfeo 55
August 29, 2019
Kristiansand Symphony Orchestra
Kilden Performing Arts Centre, Kristiansand, Norway
Brahms: Piano Concerto No. 1
Brahms: Symphony No. 1
Nathalie Stutzmann, conductor
Benjamin Grosvenor, piano
On August 7 Nathalie Stutzmann makes her conducting debut at the BBC Proms, leading Brahms’ Tragic Overture, Wagner’s Prelude and […]Read More ›
Nathalie Stutzmann opens her first season as Chief Conductor of the Kristiansand Symphony Orchestra in Norway this week. “Lucky Kristiansand […]Read More ›
“Le véritable maître de la soirée n’est autre que Nathalie Stutzmann, à la tête d’un Orchestre philharmonique de Radio France […]Read More ›
"A masterful conception of music"
"The conductor has it all"
"A spirited, precise, sensitive and contrasting direction"
Seen and Heard International
"Stutzmann’s conducting technique is exceptionally clear, and everything she touches emerges as incredibly musical"
The Huffington Post
"Stutzmann is a different kind of conductor"