Gewandhausorchester 2017/18 season announcement with Andris Nelsons
The 2017/2018 season will be a unique one: the Gewandhausorchester is celebrating its 275th birthday, and Andris Nelsons will be presented as the 21st Gewandhauskapellmeister. There will be a season preview event hosted on March 13, 2017 at 7 pm, at the Gewandhaus in Leipzig. Andris Nelsons will present the next season alongside the Gewandhaus Director Prof. Andreas Schulz, Director of Artistic Planning Sonja Epping, and Chair of the Orchestra Board Tobias Haupt. In addition to the classics of the concert repertoire, there are many musical discoveries and new programming, which will provide for a varied and stimulating season. Let yourself be astonished! Admission is free.