April concerts in London and Singapore

Nicholas dedicates April to the Aurora Orchestra in two characteristically eclectic projects. Collon and the Orchestra first perform on 5 April at Kings Place when they premiere New York composer Missy Mazzoli’s double-bass concerto Darkness with…

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Nicholas makes his debut with the Orchestre National de Lyon this month having recently debuted with the Orchestre National de France. The programme on 23 March showcases his varied interests, coupling Sibelius Symphony No. 7 with Stravinsky’s Firebird Suite, Franck…

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February Concerts in Japan and France

On 2nd February, Nicholas makes his Tokyo (and Japan) debut, conducting the Tokyo Metropolitan Symphony Orchestra in their main series at the Tokyo Metropolitan Theatre, with a programme of Stravinsky Pulcinella and The Firebird Suites…

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Peter Grimes at Oper Köln

Nicholas joins the Guerzenich Orchester in the pit at Oper Köln to conduct Britten’s Peter Grimes from 25 November 2018.  The production is directed by Freddy Wake-Walker, and there are further performances on 28 and 30 November and 2,…

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Mendelssohn at London’s King’s Place

This week, The London Evening Standard named Nicholas in their The Progress 1000: London’s most influential people 2018, stating that he has “made indelible mark with his virtuoso Aurora players.” He will conduct the Aurora Orchestra at King’s Place…

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Mendelssohn at London's King's Place

September Concerts in the Netherlands

On 21 September, Nicholas will conduct the Residentie Orkest in a concert featuring the ever-popular Elgar Enigma Variations and Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto performed by the American violinist, Stefan Jackiw. The concert, which will take place…

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Debut with Oslo Philharmonic

Nicholas will travel to Norway to make his debut with the Oslo Philharmonic at the Oslo Konserthus on 30 August. He will conduct Shostakovich Symphony No.8, a piece the composer described as a ‘poem of…

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