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By Christoph König 30 Jun, 2017

Next week Christoph König returns to the Adelaide Symphony Orchestra  conducting a programme with the title “Dedication”, including Mendelssohn’s Symphony No. 3, Ravel’s “Le Tombeau de Couperin”, and Saint-Saëns’ Piano Concerto No. 2, once again acclaimed French-Canadian pianist Louis Lortie. More info here .

By Christoph König 30 Jun, 2017

This week Christoph König conducts the first time the WASO  in Perth in a programme predominantly dedicated to Antonín Dvořák, featuring the seldom played but exceptionally beautiful Water Goblin (“Vodnik” - “Der Wassermann”), and his Symphony no. 7. Also on the programme: Chopin Piano Concerto No. 1 with magnificent Louis Lortie. More info .

By Christoph König 15 May, 2017

Christoph König replaces David Zinman in Pittsburgh.

This week Christoph König returns to the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra  conducting a programme of Brahms Symphony No. 3 and Strauss Don Quixote. More info .

By Christoph König 03 May, 2017
Christoph König returns to London for two concerts with the  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra .
On the  programme : Rachmaninov’s masterpiece Symphony No. 2, Wagner Meistersinger Vorspiel, and Tchaikovsky’s Violin Concerto.
By Christoph König 26 Apr, 2017
This week Christoph König conducts the first time the Seattle Symphony Orchestra   in a very special programme featuring the seldom played Zemlinsky Seejungfrau (Mermaid), and Tchaikovsky’s evergreen Piano Concerto No. 1, with outstanding George Li.
http://www.seattlesymphony.org/concerttickets/calendar/2016-2017/symphony/tchaikovsky-piano-concerto-1
By Christoph König 13 Apr, 2017
This week sees Christoph König return to the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra conducting a programme of Blacher: Concertante Musik, Haydn: Cello Concerto No 1, and Brahms: Symphony No 1. You can listen to the concert on Easter Monday 17 April 2017 on BBC Radio 3  at 20:30 or thereafter for 30 days on http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b08mdcfw .
By Christoph König 30 Mar, 2017
Christoph König joins the Orquesta de Euskadi   for 5 concerts in San Sebastian, Bilbao, Pamplona, and Vitoria Gasteiz, featuring world legend violinist Pinchas Zukerman and his wife, Amanda Forsyth. On the programme: Tchaikovsky Symphony No.4, Elgar Violin Concerto, Brahms Double Concerto. http://www.euskadikoorkestra.es/en/conciertos_presentacion.asp?y=2017&m=4&d=3#agenda
By Christoph König 01 Dec, 2016

Last week’s concert of the Solistes Européens Luxembourg , featuring the seldom performed Chamber Symphony of Schreker, and Pelleas and Melisande by Sibelius, caused favourable reviews.

L’inattendu bienvenu – l’alchimie magnifique d’un orchestre: 2016-11 Lux Journal

Auf Entdeckungsreise – Das klangschöne Spiel des Orchesters: 2016-11 Lux Tageblatt

By Christoph König 18 Nov, 2016

This week’s concerts with the BBC National Orchestra of Wales and Leonard Elschenbroich will be broadcast live on Radio BBC 3 on Friday 18 November at 19:30 local time. To listen at a later time (within 30 days), please follow this LINK.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b082kvql

By Christoph König 15 Nov, 2016

Christoph König tours with the BBC National Orchestra of Wales: On the programme: Strauss jun. Fledermaus Ouverture, Elgar Cello Concerto with Leonard Elschenbroich, and Brahms’ Fourth Symphony.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/events/r3rbj5

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