Maestro stays: Copenhagen’s just too wonderfulmain
Fabio Luisi, 59, has extended his contract until 2023 with the Danish Radio symphony orchestra.
The press release speaks of his ‘great passion for Carl Nielsen’s music’ and upcoming performances by Hans Abrahamsen and Bent Sørensen.
‘With Fabio Luisi in the lead, we find that many new doors are open to the DR Symphony Orchestra,’ says DR boss, Kim Bohr.
Here’s the DR’s full set of conductors:
Herbert Blomstedt 1967-1977
Lamberto Gardelli 1986-1988
Leif Segerstam 1988-1995
Ulf Schirmer 1995-1998
Gerd Albrecht 1999-2004
Thomas Dausgaard 2004-2012
Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos 2012-2014
Fabio Luisi 2017-2023