Norrköping Symphony Orchestra
The orchestra was founded in 1912, and currently consists of 85 musicians. The orchestra also performs several times a year in the nearby city of Linköping.
Past principal conductors have included Herbert Blomstedt and Franz Welser-Möst. Michael Francis was the orchestra's most recent chief conductor, from 2012 to 2016. Past principal guest conductors have included Leif Segerstam (1995–1997), Daniel Harding, Josep Caballé-Domenech, and Stefan Solyom. In October 2019, the orchestra announced the appointment of Karl-Heinz Steffens as its next principal conductor and artistic advisor, effective with the 2020-2021 season.
|Louis de Geer konsert & kongress|
|Linköping konsert & kongress|
- Ivar Hellman (1914–1928)
- Tord Benner (1929–1935)
- Heinz Freudenthal (1936–1952)
- Herbert Blomstedt (1954–1962)
- Everett Lee (1962–1972)
- Okko Kamu (1972–1979)
- Vacant (1979–1986)
- Franz Welser-Möst (1986–1991)
- Junichi Hirokami (1991–1996)
- Ole Kristian Ruud (1996–1999)
- Lü Jia (1999–2005)
- Alan Buribayev (2006–2011)
- Michael Francis (2012–2016)
- Pauli Olavi Kuivanen (2016-05-11). "Michael Francis lämnar SON efter fyra år". Norrköpings Tidningar. Retrieved 2019-01-06.
- Berit Nygren (2009-03-13). "Solyom blir gästdirigent i Norrköping". Swedish Radio. Retrieved 2009-10-04.
- "Karl-Heinz Steffens new Principal Conductor and Artistic Advisor at SON" (Press release). Norrköping Symphony Orchestra. 3 October 2019. Retrieved 2020-01-07.
- About Norrköping Symphony Orchestra
- Norrköping Symphony Orchestra, Orchestra History (Swedish)
- Bach Cantatas page on the orchestra
- Norrköping Symphony Orchestra, page on recordings (Swedish)
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