PRINCIPAL GUEST CONDUCTOR

Michał Nesterowicz

Since season 2018/2019, Michał Nesterowicz has been the Principal Guest Conductor of the Artur Rubinstein Lodz Philharmonic. He is also the Principal Guest Conductor of Sinfonieorchester Basel.

2018/19 sees Michał Nesterowicz consolidate his position as one of Europe’s most sought-after rising conductors. He returns to the BBC Symphony Orchestra to conducts a Polish-themed programme in London and Szczecin including works by Elgar, Paderewski, Lutoslawski and Szymanski with other season highlights including his debuts with the HR Sinfonieorchester Frankfurt, Orchestre Philharmonique de Monte Carlo, Portland Symphony, Vancouver Symphony and in Korea. He also maintains his regular relationships with Sinfonieorchester Basel (where he is Principal Guest Conductor), NDR Elbphilharmonie Orchester, Orchestre National de Lille, Singapore Symphony Orchestra and the Malmo Symphony Orchestra.

Michal’s 2017/18 season featured debuts with the Gewandhausorchester, Nederlands Philharmonish Orkest, Brucknerorchester Linz, Staatsorchester Kassel, Lahti Symphony Orchestra and Malaysia Philharmonic Orchestra. Following hugely successful visits in past seasons he returned to Orquestra Simfònica de Barcelona, Orquesta Sinfonica de Galicia, Orchestra Sinfonica Siciliana, Prague Radio Symphony Orchestra, National Taiwan Symphony Orchestra, and the Orquestra Filamonica de Minas Gerais amongst others. Nesterowicz has appeared on multiple occasions with the Tonhalle-Orchester Zürich, Münchner Philharmoniker, Orchestre Philharmonique de Nice and Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra; and has worked with the likes of the WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln, Deutsches Symfonie-Orchester Berlin, Gulbenkian Orchestra, Orchestre Philharmonique du Luxembourg, Buffalo Philharmonic, Copenhagen Phil, Orchestre National Bordeaux Aquitaine and Orchestra della Svizzera Italiana.

Michał Nesterowicz was the winner of the Cadaqués Orchestra Conducting Competition in 2008 and among the prizewinners of the 6th Grzegorz Fitelberg International Conducting Competition in Katowice.

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