Danish conductor Thomas Søndergård is Principal Conductor of BBC National Orchestra of Wales and Principal Guest Conductor of Royal Scottish National Orchestra; a rare honour to hold titled positions with two major British orchestras. His recent appearances at the 2013 BBC Proms (including Strauss An Alpine Symphony and Shostakovich Symphony No.11) received wide praise from both audience and critics.
Plans for the 2013/14 season include touring with European Youth Union Orchestra, and returns to Oslo Philharmonic (with Janine Jansen), NACO Ottawa, Royal Stockholm Philharmonic, Danish National and Stavanger Symphony orchestras and Orchestre National du Capitole de Toulouse. He also makes debuts with Atlanta Symphony and Orchestre National d'Ile de France (with James Ehnes). Future engagements include debuts with Sydney Symphony and Deutsches Symphonie Orchester Berlin, as well as his anticipated return to Royal Stockholm Opera.
He served as Principal Conductor and Musical Adviser of the Norwegian Radio Orchestra from 2009-12.
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