Sir John Eliot Gardiner
“It is naturally profoundly disappointing that this opportunity to experience Beethoven’s Missa Solemnis together has fallen victim to the Coronavirus pandemic. It was to have been a double Denkmal – for Mariss Jansons and, of course, for Beethoven 250 years after he was born.” Sir John Eliot Gardiner sent us this video message, in which he very much regrets the cancellation of the upcoming concerts on April 2 & 3, but the conductor also sends a personal message to all of us!
Watch the video here
NoPhilBrass plays “Pumuckl”
Almost everyone in Germany knows “Pumuckl”, the goblin with the red hair – and the musical intro of the series! The five musicians of the brass ensemble NoPhilBrass and the drummer Christian Pilz met at the original location of a Pumuckl episode, a carpenter’s workshop, to record the music there.
Succession Chief Conductor
In recent months, we have often been asked when and how the decision for a new chief conductor of the BRSO is made. In the form of a Q&A, we tried to answer the most important questions.
Support Freelance Musicians
The BRSO supports the initiative of the “Deutsche Orchesterstiftung” for freelance musicians with a significant donation and would like to thank the “Freundeverein des Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks e.V.” for their generous donation in the same cause! You can find more information here and if you want to help and donate yourself, get information here. Thanks for your support!