Yoel Gamzou has been Music Director at Bremen Theatre since the 2017/18 season. Previous engagements have seen him perform with orchestras such as the Bamberger Sinfoniker, the Deutsche Sinfonie Orchester Berlin, the Mozarteumorchester Salzburg, the Malaysian Philharmonic and the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra.
In addition to his work at Bremen Theatre, the 2020/21 season will see him giving his debuts with the Norske Opera with a performance of ›Tosca‹ and with the Paris Opera in a performance of the ›7 Deaths of Maria Callas‹, which he will also be conducting at the Bayerische Staatsoper. Further concerts will see him conduct the Norwegian Radio Orchestra, the London Philharmonic Orchestra, the Oregon Symphony Orchestra, the Jyväskylä Sinfonia and several concerts in Japan. Last season he gave his debut at the Deutsche Oper Berlin with a performance of ›Tosca‹.
Yoel Gamzou has won several prizes including the ECHO Klassik Award in November 2017 in the category Young Artist of the Year: Conductor. In 2013 he won the European Cultural Foundation’s renowned ›Princess Margriet Award‹ and in February 2012 he won the ›Berenberg Culture Prize‹ (Hamburg). As a 19-year old, he also won the international Gustav Mahler Conducting Competition’s scholarship prize.