New Position: Chief Conductor of Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra

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CONCERTS WITH GÜRZENICH ORCHESTRA COLOGNE

Nicholas returns to conduct the Gürzenich Orchestra Cologne in three concerts at the Kölner Philharmonie this month. They will perform Webern Six Pieces for Orchestra, Schnittke’s Viola Concerto with soloist Lawrence Power and R. Strauss ‘Alpine’ Symphony on…

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JUNE CONCERTS IN THE UK

This month Nicholas conducts the Aurora Orchestra in three concerts across the UK with a programme featuring a new work by Max Richter entitled Journey (CP1919) to be performed in the dark, and Thomas Adès’ Violin…

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BBC PROMS CONCERT ANNOUNCED

The programme for the 125th BBC Proms season has been announced and Nicholas and the Aurora Orchestra will perform of Berlioz Symphonie fantastique in two concerts on 12 September. They will perform the work from memory with immersive, theatrical staging. Alongside an evening…

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APRIL CONCERTS IN LONDON & 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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DEBUT WITH THE ORCHESTRE NATIONAL DE LYON

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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