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 appearances with BBCNOW at the 2013 and 2014 Proms received wide praise from both audience and critics alike, and Spring 2015 sees the release of their first commercial disc together - featuring Sibelius 2 and 7 Symphonies (Linn Records).
Plans for the 2014/15 season includes debuts with the Philharmonia Orchestra, Sydney, Vancouver and New Zealand Symphony Orchestras, Konzerthaus and DSO Berlin. He returns to Orchestre National du Capitole de Toulouse, Rotterdam Philharmonic, Seattle Symphony, NACO Ottawa and Royal Stockholm Opera (Dialogues de Carmelites). Future highlights include debuts at Leipzig Gewandhaus, Toronto Symphony, Norske Opera and Deutsche Oper and returns to Oslo Philharmonic, DSO Berlin, Atlanta and Houston Symphony Orchestras.