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Bamberg Symphony to mentor Junge Deutsche Philharmonie

The Bamberg Symphony Orchestra and Junge Deutsche Philharmonie are to work closely together, starting from the 2015/2016 season. This year Bamberg's Principal Conductor, Jonathan Nott, also takes up the post of Principal Conductor and Artistic Advisor of the Junge Deutsche Philharmonie. The two orchestras' cooperation will be organisational and practical. [Read more]

Address of the Bavarian State Minister

Ladies and gentlemen, fellow music-lovers,
Among Bavaria's many beautiful cities and towns, Bamberg is a very precious pearl. If you're keen to experience unspoiled city living, and immerse yourself in a thousand years of history, if you want to understand why culture and art are in Bavaria's DNA and why they're so important and fundamental to Bavarian identity and self-image – for all this, you only have to come to Bamberg. [more]

Verdi's »Falstaff« with exceptional cast

After the great succes with Wagner's »Ring«, the Bamberg Symphony will perform opera again. This time, matching the carnival season, the orchestra will be performing one of the most joyful pieces of the music theatre repertoire: Giuseppe Verdi's »Falstaff«. Jonathan Nott conducts the orchestra and an exceptional cast of soloists with Željko Lučić (photo) as Falstaff. [more]