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US tour with Christoph Eschenbach

In February 2017, the Bamberg Symphony will embark on its 9th tour to the USA. On the nine-city tour with Christoph Eschenbach conducting and with violin soloist Ray Chen they will perform works by Mendelssohn, Bruch, Beethoven and Mahler. Key concerts of the tour will take place at Carnegie Hall in New York, in Miami, Los Angeles and San Diego. [more]

The first CD with our new Chief Conductor Jakub Hrůša

It's a journey back to the Bohemian roots of our Orchestra and one of Jakub Hrůša's key repertoire pieces: our first joint CD release of Bedřich Smetana's »My Country«. »The piece has a tremendous energy«, says Jakub Hrůša, »which transforms the listeners and enriches their souls.« [more]

»The traveling book«

Can music also be expressed in words and images? The poet Nora Gomringer and photographic artist Andreas Herzau have travelled with the Bamberg Symphony and have created a fascinating photo book: »bamberg symphony« - over 150 packed pages giving visual form to sound (buy online). Since then the book has always been travelling with us (read the blog). [more]