“The whole evening is electrified, the music pulses ceaselessly, the rhythm is sharpened, everything flows…”
(Neue Zürcher Zeitung)

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 with Beethoven’s Missa Solemnis at the Cologne Cathedral

October 29th, 2021|Categories: 2021-2022 Season, Concert|

On 29 October, Kent Nagano will conduct Beethoven's Missa Solemnis at the Cologne Cathedral. The concert will take place as part of the Beethovenfest and will also present Stockhausen's "Gesang der Jünglinge" together with the musicians of Concerto Köln, the Vokalensemble Kölner Dom and renowned soloists. The concert can be watched live on ARTE and WDR.

New 3-CD box set with works by Olivier Messiaen and with Kent Nagano

October 11th, 2021|Categories: 2021-2022 Season, New Release|

A 3-CD box set of works by French composer Olivier Messiaen and featuring Kent Nagano and the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra and Choir is released today on the BR Klassik label. The recording is a live recording of the works Poèmes pour Mi, Chronochromie and La Transfiguration de Notre Seigneur Jésus-Christ from concerts with Kent Nagano and the Symphonieorchester und Chor des Bayerischen Rundfunks, which shows Nagano’s close familiarity with Messiaen’s musical language in a special way. More information can be found here. La Transfiguration de Notre Seigneur Jésus-Christ, Live recording from Munich, Philharmonie im Gasteig, 19./23.06.2017 Poèmes pour Mi, Live recording from Munich, Herkulessaal der Residenz, 14./15.02.2019 Chronochromie, Live recording from Munich, Herkulessaal der Residenz, 02./06.07.2018 Pierre-Laurent Aimard, piano [...]

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