Press Release: Taking Ligeti’s Le Grand Macabre to Hamburg (May 10, 12 & 13)

amerrick / 15th April 2019 / News
“Opera in the concert hall: total music or total theater? Why not both?” exulted the New York Times when Alan Gilbert conducted the New York premiere of Le Grand Macabre. A landmark of the […]

Revisiting Ligeti’s Le Grand Macabre with the NDR Elbphilharmonie Orchester

amerrick / 9th April 2019 / News
As Chief Conductor Designate of Hamburg’s NDR Elbphilharmonie Orchester, Alan Gilbert revisits Le Grand Macabre in the same staged, multimedia production that took New York by storm during his tenure with the New […]

Back home in Stockholm for concerts with Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra

amerrick / 26th March 2019 / News
This April, Alan Gilbert returns to his home in Stockholm for performances with the Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra (Kungliga Filharmonikerna). On April 3 & 4, Alan leads the […]

Alan Explores Ligeti and Bartók with Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France

amerrick / 7th March 2019 / News
On March 16, Alan Gilbert leads the Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France in Paris, celebrating an evening of film music from works by the legendary director Stanley Kubrick. […]

Leading the Cleveland Orchestra this February

amerrick / 10th January 2019 / News
Alan Gilbert makes his sole U.S. appearances of the season this February, when he leads the Cleveland Orchestra in performances of Haydn’s “Military” Symphony and Busoni’s epic Piano […]

Concerts with the Gewandhausorchester Leipzig

amerrick / 6th November 2018 / News
This November, Alan Gilbert reunites with the Gewandhausorchester Leipzig. From November 15-17, Alan conducts the orchestra in an all-Dvořák program. On the program is the Czech composer’s The Noon Witch and Sixth Symphony, along with the Cello […]

IDEAS | On Music

amerrick / 17th September 2018 / News
“Do people NEED music? When we talk of needs, we usually are referring to the essentials of life—food, water, air, shelter, medical attention, and the like. Obviously attending […]

IDEAS | On the Changing Music Scene

amerrick / 17th September 2018 / News
Change is difficult, but possible, as well as necessary. It is also exciting. Nobody can possibly know for sure where exactly we are going, or what the answers […]

Performances with Staatskapelle Dresden

amerrick / 29th August 2018 / News
This August and September, Alan Gilbert conducts the Staatskapelle Dresden in Germany and on tour in Italy and Austria. On August 29 and 30, Alan and the Staatskapelle […]

Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival

amerrick / 8th August 2018 / News
This August, Artist-in-Residence Alan Gilbert returns to the Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival, where he takes on the dual role of instrumentalist-conductor for two dates. On August 11, Alan is joined by his […]