New artistic director at the Teatro Colon

New artistic director at the Teatro Colon


norman lebrecht

February 11, 2017

Enrique Arturo Diemecke, music director of the Buenos Aires Philharmonic has been appointed artistic general director of the Teatro Colón, the leading opera house in South America.

A Mexican, Diemecke has spent 12 years with the Buenos Aires Philharmonic for 12 years and 27 with the Flint Symphony Orchestra in Michigan.



  • Respect says:

    Enrique is a superb conductor whose career has never reflected his superb musicianship. Delighted to see this!

  • Chris says:

    He was also music director for 12 years of the Long Beach Symphony in California