“The whole evening is electrified, the music pulses ceaselessly, the rhythm is sharpened, everything flows…”
Kent Nagano is renowned for interpretations of clarity, elegance and intelligence. He is passionate about introducing concert and opera audiences throughout the world to new and rediscovered music and offering fresh insights into established repertoire.
Kent Nagano on “The World of Gustav Mahler podcast”
Kent Nagano features on the third season of journalist Aaron Cohen’s podcast, “The World of Gustavo Mahler”. Season three, titled ‘My Joyful Science’, delves into Mahler’s Third Symphony in D minor. Amongst the six episodes in the seasons, conversations with Kent Nagano are featured in the episodes 1, 3 and 6, exploring the “groundbreaking symphony – of, about and for nature”.
Kent Nagano and Hamburg Philharmonic State Orchestra at Carnegie Hall
On Saturday 22 April 2023, Kent Nagano is joined by cellist Jan Vogler and the Hamburg Philharmonic State Orchestra as well as an international choir of young singers for a performance at Carnegie Hall, New York. The programme features the world premiere of American composer Sean Shepherd’s An einem klaren Tag—On a Clear Day for choirs, solo cello, and orchestra with poetry by Ulla Hahn, commissioned by the Dresden Music Festival, as well as Brahms’s Schickslaslied and Beethoven’s Symphony No. 8. More information about the performance and tickets can be found here.