• Tue. 07.09.
  • 8.00 p.m.
  • Hamburg
    ·Elbphilharmonie

Works by Strauss and Tchaikovsky

Programme

    • Richard Strauss (1864–1949)
    • Metamorphosen
    • Richard Strauss
    • ›Das Rosenband‹ op. 36/1
    • Richard Strauss
    • ›Ständchen‹ op. 17/2
    • Richard Strauss
    • ›Freundliche Vision‹ 48/1
    • Richard Strauss
    • ›Wiegenlied‹ op. 41/1
    • Richard Strauss
    • ›Allerseelen‹ op. 10/8
    • Richard Strauss
    • ›Zueignung‹ op. 10/1
    • Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky (1840–1893)
    • Symphony No. 3 in D major op. 29

Conductor

Jérémie Rhorer

Jérémie Rhorer is one of the most versatile and intellectually demanding conductors of his generation. As founder and Musical Director of the orchestra Le Cercle de l’Harmonie, he continues the artist-innovator tradition, exploring 18th and 19th century repertoire performed on historical instruments and at original pitch. As a conductor, Rhorer is as celebrated for his Mozart as he is for his modern works. He is also a respected composer and winner of the Pierre Cardin Prize.

Rhorer has conducted some of the most distinguished orchestras including the Montreal Symphony Orchestra, the Philharmonia Orchestra, das Gewandhaus Orchestra and the Orchestre de Paris. He has been invited back to perform with the Deutsche Kammer­philharmonie Bremen on numerous occasions. As a much sought-after opera conductor, Rhorer has conducted productions at the Vienna State Opera, the Bavarian State Opera, the Opéra National de Lyon and the Teatro dell’Opera di Roma. He has also been invited to conduct at Europe’s most famous festivals including Edinburgh and Salzburg. With Le Cercle de l’Harmonie, he conducts ground-breaking new interpretations of standard operas, including Rossini’s Il barbiere di Siviglia (2017/18)and Verdi’s La Traviata (2018/19),both of which took place in the Théâtre des Champs Elysées in Paris and at the Musikfest Bremen.

Soprano

Diana Damrau

Diana Damrau’s extensive range consists of coloratura and lyric singing. Her title roles in ›Lucia di Lammermoor‹, ›La Traviata‹ as well as The Queen of the Night in ›Die Zauberflöte‹ have taken her all over the world, including La Scala Milano, the Metropolitan Opera, the Royal Opera House, the Opéra National de Paris, the Wiener Staatsoper and to the Salzburg Festival. In addition, this sought-after soprano is a Bayerische Staatsoper Kammersängerin and also a holder of the Bavarian Maximilian Order for Art and Science. She was also recently awarded the Federal Republic of Germany’s Order of Merit.

As a Warner Classics/Erato exclusive artist, Diana Damrau has won numerous awards, including the Echo and the Opus Klassik. At the beginning of 2020, she released Richard Strauss’ ›Vier letzte Lieder‹ under the baton of Mariss Jansons and her most recent album ›Tudor Queens‹ with Sir Antonio Pappano and the Orchestra dell’Accademia Nationale di Santa Cecilia was named ›Recording of the Month‹ by BBC Music Magazine. In the 2021/22 season, Diana Damrau can be seen giving her debut as ›Anna Bolena‹ at the Opernhaus Zurich and at the Vienna State Opera. A recital programme featuring lieder by Brahms and Schumann on the theme of love will be taking her, together with Jonas Kaufmann and Helmut Deutsch, to Europe’s most celebrated concert halls.

Conductor

Jérémie Rhorer

Jérémie Rhorer is one of the most versatile and intellectually demanding conductors of his generation. As founder and Musical Director of the orchestra Le Cercle de l’Harmonie, he continues the artist-innovator tradition, exploring 18th and 19th century repertoire performed on historical instruments and at original pitch. As a conductor, Rhorer is as celebrated for his Mozart as he is for his modern works. He is also a respected composer and winner of the Pierre Cardin Prize.

Rhorer has conducted some of the most distinguished orchestras including the Montreal Symphony Orchestra, the Philharmonia Orchestra, das Gewandhaus Orchestra and the Orchestre de Paris. He has been invited back to perform with the Deutsche Kammer­philharmonie Bremen on numerous occasions. As a much sought-after opera conductor, Rhorer has conducted productions at the Vienna State Opera, the Bavarian State Opera, the Opéra National de Lyon and the Teatro dell’Opera di Roma. He has also been invited to conduct at Europe’s most famous festivals including Edinburgh and Salzburg. With Le Cercle de l’Harmonie, he conducts ground-breaking new interpretations of standard operas, including Rossini’s Il barbiere di Siviglia (2017/18)and Verdi’s La Traviata (2018/19),both of which took place in the Théâtre des Champs Elysées in Paris and at the Musikfest Bremen.