more than ever, our Bavarian State Philharmonic is on the road to success. After a year with its new Principal Conductor Jakub Hrůša in charge, we can truly say: audiences and critics have been taken by storm. And not only in Bamberg. All over the world, Hrůša and the Bamberg Symphony are in great demand. In November 2017, he will lead the Orchestra on a tour of Spain, followed in June 2018 by a trip to Japan. [more]
In February 2017 the Bamberg Symphony went on its ninth tour to the US. For the first time, our media partner TV Oberfranken was with us. The exclusive documentary will be broadcast on TVO and via live stream on 27 May 2017 (7pm and 10pm) and 28 May 2017 (11am and 3pm). The documentary is available on DVD at our box office (bvd, Lange Straße 39/41) in Bamberg. [more]
appassionato, furioso, patetico, ... the vocabulary of music is rich in terms for our new season’s theme: passion. We’ll be discovering and revisiting composers who turned their ideas into passionate music. We’ll hear works spanning four centuries, from Haydn’s Symphony »La Passione« to the world premiere of »Das heiße Herz«, a song-cycle written by Jörg Widmann for our Portrait Artist this year, Christian Gerhaher – an exceptional singer par excellence! [more]
Please find all the concerts of the upcoming season in our season brochure.