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European tour with Freiburger Barockorchester showcases all-Schumann program with trio of soloists

8 April 2014

On the heels of his New York Philharmonic debut, Pablo Heras-Casado joins the Freiburger Barockorchester for a nine-city European tour featuring an all-Schumann program that sees violinist Isabelle Faust, cellist Jean-Guihen Queyras, and pianist Alexander...

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“A Master of Texture Conjures the Sky and the Sea” (New York Times)

5 April 2014

Spanish conductor Pablo Heras-Casado has made a critically acclaimed debut with the New York Philharmonic, leading a program of Britten, Bartók, and Shostakovich. The New York Times hailed the performance, writing that "Mr. Heras-Casado...

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New York Philharmonic debut

31 March 2014

Pablo Heras-Casado—Musical America's 2014 Conductor of the Year—debuts with the New York Philharmonic this week in concerts April 2 to 5 at Avery Fisher Hall. The Spanish maestro leads Britten's Four Sea Interludes from Peter Grimes,...

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Shostakovich 10 and Elgar Cello Concerto with New World Symphony

19 March 2014

Following European performances with ensembles ranging from the Royal Concertgebouw to London's Philharmonia Orchestra this winter, Pablo Heras-Casado returns to the American stage this spring, appearing with the New World Symphony this weekend, March...

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Stravinsky, Haydn & Prokofiev with Rotterdam Philharmonic at de Doelen and Essen’s Philharmonie

10 March 2014

On the heels of his debut with the Philharmonia Orchestra in London, Pablo Heras-Casado reunites with cellist Sol Gabetta for a week of concerts with the Rotterdam Philharmonic at the orchestra's home at de Doelen (March 13, 14, 15) and at Essen's...

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Pablo Heras-Casado leads Mendelssohn & Beethoven in debut with London's Philharmonia Orchestra

4 March 2014

This Sunday, March 9, Pablo Heras-Casado debuts with London's Philharmonia Orchestra. The Spanish conductor begins his performance at Royal Festival Hall leading two works...

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Pablo will return to San Francisco Symphony for two concert series and “Revolutions in Music” SoundBox events in 2014/15 season

25 February 2014

Pablo Heras-Casado will return to conduct the San Francisco Symphony in the 2014/15 season, the orchestra announced today. Pablo, who earlier this season led a Mendelssohn / Adès Festival with the American orchestra, leads ...

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Pablo Heras-Casado to return to Metropolitan Opera for Bizet’s Carmen & Live in HD broadcast

13 February 2014

Following an "auspicious Met debut" earlier this season (The New York Times), Pablo Heras-Casado will return to the Metropolitan Opera in the 2014/15 season to conduct Bizet's Carmen, the New York house announced today. Pablo's appearances...

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In return Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra concerts, Pablo leads Sibelius 2 and Szymanowski Violin Concerto with Janine Jansen

11 February 2014

This week Pablo Heras-Casado conducts the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, leading the esteemed ensemble in four performances with guest violinist Janine Jansen (February 12, 13,...

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Pablo Heras-Casado debuts with Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra

5 February 2014

Pablo Heras-Casado debuts with the Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra this Friday, February 7 with a program of Bach and Mahler at...

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Returning to St. Petersburg, Pablo conducts Szymanowski & Sibelius with Mariinsky Theatre Orchestra

27 January 2014

Following last December's performance of Beethoven's Ninth Symphony with the Mariinsky Theatre Orchestra, Pablo Heras-Casado returns to St. Petersburg to lead the Russian ensemble once again on January 29, 2014. The Spanish conductor opens his program...

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Mendelssohn’s Symphony No. 2, “Lobgesang,” arrives internationally March 11 on harmonia mundi

23 January 2014

On March 11, 2014, harmonia mundi releases a new recording of Mendelssohn’s Symphony No. 2, “Lobgesang” conducted by Pablo Heras-Casado and featuring the Chor & Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks, tenor Michael Schade,...

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Pablo Heras-Casado to make Turkish debut leading Bilkent Symphony Orchestra

21 January 2014

This Saturday, January 25, Pablo Heras-Casado makes his Turkish debut as guest conductor of the Bilkent Symphony Orchestra in Ankara. The Spanish Maestro opens the program with Shostakovich’s Festive Overture, before being joined...

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Pablo Heras-Casado leads Ensemble Intercontemporain in world premiere of Yves Chauris' 'Un minimum de monde visible'

2 January 2014

This January, Pablo Heras-Casado leads the world premiere performances of Yves Chauris' Un minimum de monde visible with the Ensemble Intercontemporain in France, Belgium, and the Netherlands. Pablo's concerts with the Ensemble Intercontemporain...

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New Year's Concerts with Staatskapelle Berlin

21 December 2013

On December 31 and January 1, Pablo Heras-Casado will lead the Staatskapelle Berlin in two performances of Beethoven's Symphony No. 9 at the German capital's Schiller Theater at the invitation...

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Pablo Heras-Casado named Musical America's 2014 Conductor of the Year

20 December 2013

Earlier this week at a ceremony held at New York's Lincoln Center, Pablo Heras-Casado was named Musical America's 2014 Conductor of the Year. Pablo - who has made nearly 40 debuts since 2010, most recently at the Metropolitan Opera - was given the...

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Pablo Heras-Casado returns to conduct Mariinsky Theatre Orchestra in Beethoven 9

17 December 2013

Recently named Musical America's 2014 Conductor of the Year, Pablo Heras-Casado returns to St. Petersburg on December 20 to conduct the Mariinsky Theatre Orchestra in a performance of Beethoven's Symphony No. 9. The ...

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"This was an auspicious Met debut” (The New York Times)

13 November 2013

Pablo Heras-Casado's debut at the Metropolitan Opera conducting Verdi's Rigoletto has won critical acclaim. "Mr. Heras-Casado led an engrossing account of this great Verdi score," writes The New York Times. "During extended stretches, he reined...

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Musical America names Pablo Heras-Casado 2014 Conductor of the Year

5 November 2013

Pablo Heras-Casado has been named Musical America's 2014 Conductor of the Year. The Musical America Awards, presented by the country's oldest classical music magazine, recognizes artistic achievement and excellence. Pablo, who makes his Metropolitan...

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Pablo Heras-Casado to make Metropolitan Opera debut, conducting Verdi’s Rigoletto

30 October 2013

Following an acclaimed return to Carnegie Hall with the Orchestra of St. Luke's, Pablo Heras-Casado looks ahead to his debut at New York's Metropolitan Opera, where he conducts ...

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Principal Conductor Pablo Heras-Casado and Orchestra of St. Luke's shine at Carnegie Hall

25 October 2013

"Big things are expected of this exuberant Spanish artist," raves The New York Times...

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Schubert album awarded "Choc de Classica"

22 October 2013

Classica has recognized Pablo Heras-Casado's recording of Schubert's Third and Fourth Symphonies with its "Choc de Classica" award. The French publication singled out the Spanish maestro's album with the Freiburger Barockorchester on the harmonia mundi...

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Pablo returns to Carnegie Hall October 23 with Orchestra of St. Luke's

16 October 2013

Pablo Heras-Casado returns to New York's Carnegie Hall to lead the Orchestra of St. Luke's on October 23. The OSL Principal Conductor's Carnegie...

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Pablo continues to earn praise for San Francisco Symphony Mendelssohn / Adès Festival

15 October 2013

Pablo Heras-Casado earned praise conducting the San Francisco Symphony in the second of week of their Mendelssohn and Adès Festival. San Francisco Chronicle's Joshua Kosman lauded the performances, which featured Adès' 2004 opera...

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First San Francisco Symphony Mendelssohn / Adès concerts garner critical acclaim

8 October 2013

“Hats off to the 35-year-old Spanish conductor for his sensitive and adroit readings of the various works, and for bundling such diverse compositions in a manner that often allowed them to illuminate one another” (San Jose...

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Pablo Heras-Casado leads San Francisco Symphony in unprecedented Mendelssohn-Thomas Adès Festival

30 September 2013

Spanish conductor Pablo Heras-Casado - hailed by The New York Times as "the thinking person's idea of a hotshot young conductor" - returns to the podium of the San Francisco Symphony to lead the Orchestra and Chorus with violinist Leila...

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Süddeutsche Zeitung and Bayerischer Rundfunks profile Pablo ahead of Münchner Philharmoniker debut

23 September 2013

Süddeutsche Zeitung and Bayerischer Rundfunks present two video profiles of conductor Pablo Heras-Casado ahead of the Spanish maestro's subscription concert series debut with the Münchner Philharmoniker. Enjoy concert and rehearsal...

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Pablo makes Munich Philharmonic subscription debut with music of fantasy & the occult

19 September 2013

Following his acclaimed and unique performance with the orchestra in industrial club Postgaragen München, Pablo Heras-Casado makes his Munich Philharmonic subscription series...

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Making Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra debut, Pablo Heras-Casado conducts Mendelssohn & Bianchi world premiere:

11 September 2013

This week Pablo Heras-Casado makes his debut with the Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra, opening the Mendelssohn...

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“This is Schubert as never heard in modern times”

10 September 2013

“Uncork the fizz,” raves the Financial Times, "this is Schubert as never heard in modern times.” Pablo Heras-Casado’s debut album on the harmonia mundi label - a recording of Schubert’s Third and Fourth Symphonies...

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CSO Radio now streaming Pablo Heras-Casado’s concert of Ravel, Debussy, Falla

27 August 2013

In May 2012 Pablo Heras-Casado led the Chicago Symphony Orchestra in a concert comprising Debussy’s La boîte à joujoux, Ravel’s Le tombeau de Couperin and Pavane pour une infante défunte and...

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From Beethoven to Boulez and beyond: Pablo Heras-Casado at the Lucerne Festival

21 August 2013

On Sunday, August 25, Pablo Heras-Casado will conduct the Mahler Chamber Orchestra in Beethoven's Fifth Symphony as part of an all-day music marathon that celebrates 75 years of the Lucerne Festival. There will be a delayed...

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Pablo Heras-Casado will conduct for Pierre Boulez at the Lucerne Festival

5 August 2013

Pablo Heras-Casado will step in for Pierre Boulez at this year's Lucerne Festival, conducing the Lucerne Festival Academy Orchestra in two concerts on September 7 and 9. Because of a fractured shoulder, the French composer and conductor will be unable...

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Sony Classical announces Plácido Domingo Verdi album conducted by Pablo Heras-Casado

17 July 2013

Today Sony Classical officially announced the release of Plácido Domingo - Verdi, an album of baritone arias featuring the legendary singer with the Orquestra de la Comunitat Valenciana conducted by Pablo Heras-Casado....

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Pablo Heras-Casado returns to Teatro Real Madrid to lead Daniel Catán's Il Postino

10 July 2013

Following his critically acclaimed performances of the Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny, Pablo returns to the Teatro Real Madrid from July 17 to 28 for a new production of ...

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Pablo Heras-Casado named Honorary Ambassador of his native Granada

26 June 2013

Pablo Heras-Casado has been named an Honorary Ambassador of his native Granada. In bestowing the distinction earlier today at City Hall, Mayor José Torres Hurtado commended the Spanish conductor to "share the city's name wherever you take your...

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Oper Frankfurt debut garners critical acclaim

25 June 2013

Pablo Heras-Casado has made a masterful debut at the Oper Frankfurt, conducting the German city’s first performances of Verdi’s Les vêpres siciliennes in French to widespread critical acclaim. The Frankfurt Opera...

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Pablo & Orchestra of St. Luke's to explore Boulez and Benjamin for inaugural NY Phil Biennial

31 May 2013

Pablo Heras-Casado will lead the Orchestra of St. Luke’s at New York City’s Rose Theatre in performances that explore the music of Pierre Boulez (May 31, 2014) and George Benjamin (June 1, 2014),  presenting the composers' work alongside...

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Pablo makes Oper Frankfurt debut in new production of Les vêpres siciliennes

20 May 2013

Pablo Heras-Casado debuts at Oper Frankfurt leading the city's first performances of Verdi's Les vêpres siciliennes in French from June 16 to July 3. Verdi's historical drama traces the 1282 Sicilian rebellion and the...

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FALLA'S EL AMOR BRUJO WITH CHICAGO SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

19 April 2013

This May, Pablo conducts the Chicago Symphony Orchestra in a program that includes works by Ravel and Debussy as well as Manuel de Falla's El amor...

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Rigoletto at Deutsche Oper Berlin

11 April 2013

Pablo returns to the operatic podium to conduct Verdi's operatic tragedy Rigoletto at the Deutsche Oper Berlin. For his performances in the German capital, Pablo heads a vocal ensemble that...

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Deutsche Grammophon's Archiv Label announces new recording partnership with Pablo Heras-Casado

5 April 2013

Pablo Heras-Casado will join Archiv Produktion's roster of artists, becoming an “Archiv Ambassador” for Deutsche Grammophon’s specialist early music label. The partnership was unveiled on Thursday, April 4, as part of a...

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Pablo brings rarely-heard Zelenka oratorio to Freiburger Barockorchester Good Friday concert

26 March 2013

On March 29 Pablo Heras-Casado will guest conduct the Freiburger Barockorchester for the ensemble's Good Friday concert, leading Czech composer Jan Dismas Zelenka’s rarely-heard...

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Strauss, Eötvös with Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin

19 March 2013

This week Pablo Heras-Casado leads the Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin in two exciting concerts that feature performances of Strauss’s Ein Heldenleben and the second collaboration this season with Hungarian composer Peter...

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Mendelssohn and Debussy with Orquesta Ciudad de Granada

7 March 2013

Pablo Heras-Casado returns to his hometown of Granada this weekend to conduct the Orquesta Ciudad de Granada on March 8 and 9. Pablo, who was ...

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Adès, Mendelsohn festival with San Francisco Symphony announced

5 March 2013

Next season Pablo Heras-Casado will return to the podium of the San Francisco Symphony to lead a two-week festival with the ensemble, pairing...

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Pablo Heras-Casado to make Metropolitan Opera debut in Verdi’s Rigoletto

27 February 2013

The Spanish conductor Pablo Heras-Casado will make his debut at New York’s legendary Metropolitan Opera next season, conducting Verdi’s...

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Concerts in Dortmund, Essen, Cologne with Mahler Chamber Orchestra Academy

19 February 2013

This month, Pablo and the Mahler Chamber Orchestra Academy will give three concerts across Germany, performing a musical program that comprises Berlioz's spectacular Symphonie fantastique and Henri Dutilleux's Tout un monde lointain....

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"Garage Concert" with Munich Philharmonic Gives Concert Experience Vibrant New Setting

12 February 2013

On March 2 Pablo Heras-Casado and the Munich Philharmonic leave the concert hall behind for one of the Bavarian city's hippest club venues: the Postgaragen München (Deroystr. 3-5). The program will offer Shostakovich's...

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Prokofiev, Liszt & Lindberg West Coast Premiere With San Francisco Symphony

11 February 2013

Following his Carnegie Hall main stage debut, Pablo Heras-Casado will return to the San Francisco Symphony to...

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Pablo Heras-Casado makes triumphant Carnegie Hall main stage debut with Orchestra of St. Luke's

10 February 2013

Pablo Heras-Casado made a triumphant debut on the Perelman stage of New York's legendary Carnegie Hall last week, leading the Orchestra of St. Luke's as its principal conductor. Opening with Beethoven's "Egmont" Overture, Pablo "drew crisp...

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Pablo honored with Granada's Gold Medal of Merit

2 February 2013

Pablo Heras-Casado has been awarded the Gold Medal of Merit by the Council of his hometown Granada in a February 1 ceremony...

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Carnegie Hall main stage debut February 7

2 February 2013

On February 7, Pablo Heras-Casado will make his main stage debut at New York's legendary Carnegie Hall, conducting the ...

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Orquestra de la Comunitat Valenciana, February 3

31 January 2013

Just four days before making his Carnegie Hall main stage debut, Pablo gives a concert with the Orquestra de la Comunitat de Valencia at the Palau de les Arts Reina Sofia on February 3. Pablo opens the evening with Catalan composer Xavier Montsalvatge's Sorteligis before...

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Pablo Heras-Casado to make New York Philharmonic debut next season

28 January 2013

Spanish conductor Pablo Heras-Casado will make his debut with the New York Philharmonic next season, the orchestra recently announced. Pablo will lead the esteemed American orchestra...

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Pablo to perform at Salzburg's Mozartwoche January 30

24 January 2013

On January 30 Pablo Heras-Casado appears at Salzburg's annual Mozartwoche, performing with cellist Jean-Guihen Queyras and the Mozarteum Orchestra of Salzburg. Pablo's musical program complements Mozart's Adagio &Fugue in C...

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Premieres with LA Phil inaugurate Pablo Heras-Casado's New Year

4 January 2013

“… for Pablo music is music, whether old or new, and for me this is an extremely important quality: that someone does not make a difference between music from different eras when approaching each score.”

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Neue Zürcher Zeitung includes Pablo Heras-Casado in its "Best of 2012" list

2 January 2013

Neue Zürcher Zeitung has included Pablo Heras-Casado in its list of the most noteworthy cultural personalities, organizations, and events of 2012. "He conducts the newest works on the highest level [and] in the most important places,...

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Great success with Tonhalle-Orchestra Zurich and Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra

24 December 2012

“It does not get much better than this,” writes the Tages-Anzeiger Zürich about Pablo Heras-Casado’s concerts with the Tonhalle-Orchestra and cellist Sol Gabetta on December 5 and 6. The young Spanish conductor’s...

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Pablo Heras-Casado’s Busy Schedule

18 December 2012

Pablo Heras-Casado – recently named one of the "100 Most Powerful New Yorkers" by Gotham...

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Arte to Broadcast Pablo's "L'Elisir" December 24

15 December 2012

On December 24, the arte network will broadcast the Festspielhaus Baden-Baden’s production of Donizetti’s L’elisir d’amore, conducted by Pablo Heras-Casado and featuring a new staging by Rolando Villázon. Pablo...

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Ravel, Debussy, and Berlioz with Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra

13 December 2012

Following his October performance of Mahler’s “Resurrection” Symphony with the ensemble, Pablo Heras-Casado returns to St. Petersburg to lead the Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra for an all-French program on December 19. The Spanish...

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All-Russian program with Tonhalle Orchester Zürich

30 November 2012

On December 5 and 6 Pablo Heras-Casado conducts an all-Russian program with the Tonhalle Orchester Zürich. Pablo and the ensemble perform the complete score to Stravinsky’s ballet Firebird, first written for Diaghilev’s Ballets Russes...

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Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra debut

15 November 2012

On November 21, Pablo Heras-Casado will celebrate his 35th birthday by making his debut with Amsterdam's Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, which is celebrating its 125th birthday this season. For his first concerts...

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Royal Academy of Music concert features Schumann and Stravinsky

5 November 2012

This Friday November 9 Pablo Heras-Casado appears at London’s Royal Academy of Music for an afternoon of music with the Academy Concert Orchestra. Pablo’s Duke’s...

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Italian debut with Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia

31 October 2012

This weekend, Spanish conductor Pablo Heras-Casado makes his Italian debut, conducting the Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia on November...

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Orquesta Nacional de España with cellist Anne Gastinel

24 October 2012

Pabo Heras-Casado gives his first subscription series concerts with the Orquesta Nacional de España on October 26, 27, and 28 at the Auditorio Nacional de Música. Pablo’s program with the Orchestra...

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Houston Symphony Orchestra with Lang Lang

15 October 2012

On October 18, 20, and 21, Pablo Heras-Casado leads Lang Lang in performances of three Beethoven piano concertos with the Houston Symphony Orchestra. The Chinese pianist...

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BRSO concerts garner critical acclaim

10 October 2012

Critics have praised Pablo's performances with the Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks this past weekend in Munich. Andreas Pernpeintner of Süddeutsche Zeitung praised the musical sensibility Pablo elicited from...

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Pablo Heras-Casado's 2012-2013 season

8 October 2012

With fall now here, Pablo Heras-Casado is looking forward to a 2012-2013 season that sees, among many highlights, his return to the Chicago Symphony Orchestra and the San Francisco Symphony, as well as debuts with the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra...

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Pablo returns to Mariinsky Theatre with Mahler's "Resurrection" Symphony

5 October 2012

Pablo Heras-Casado returns to St. Petersburg on October 11 to conduct Mahler's Symphony No. 2, "Resurrection," with the Mariinsky Theatre Chorus and Symphony Orchestra. Mezzo-soprano Olga Borodina and soprano Anastasia Kalagina are the featured...

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Pablo Heras-Casado to conduct Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks October 5, 6

1 October 2012

Pablo Heras-Casado will conduct the Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks on October 5 and 6, stepping in for Yannick Nézet-Séguin, who is indisposed. The Friday and Saturday concerts will include Britten's Four Sea Interludes...

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Residentie Orkest with Dutch violinist Janine Jansen

21 September 2012

On September 28, 29, and 30, Pablo Heras-Casado returns to the Hague to conduct the Residentie Orkest in a concert that features the celebrated Dutch violinist Janine Jansen. Pablo’s all-Russian program with the Orchestra will include...

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Konzerthaus Dortmund 10th Anniversary Concert Broadcast

14 September 2012

Pablo's concert with the WDR Sinfonieorchester will be broadcast Monday, September 17 at 20:05 on German Radio WDR 3. This musical celebration of the Konzerthaus Dortmund's tenth anniversary features French cellist Gautier Capuçon...

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Konzerthaus Dortmund celebrates 10th anniversary with Pablo Heras-Casado & WDR Sinfonieorchester

4 September 2012

On September 7, Spanish conductor Pablo Heras-Casado leads the WDR Sinfonieorchester in a musical celebration of the Konzerthaus Dortmund's tenth anniversary, with a unique program, created in collaboration with the Spanish maestro,...

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Pablo named one of top five conductors under 40

30 August 2012

CBC music has named Pablo Heras-Casado one of the top five conductor under 40, along with Gustavo Dudamel, Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Daniel Harding, and Andris Nelsons. Explore their profiles...

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Pablo Heras-Casado leads Lucerne Festival Academy Ensemble September 1

21 August 2012

Pablo Heras-Casado conducts his second Lucerne Festival concert of the summer on Saturday, September 1, leading the Lucerne Festival Academy Ensemble in a program of music by Philippe Manoury, Isabel Mundry, and Michael Jarrell. Manoury's...

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Ensemble Intercontemporain at the Lucerne Festival

15 August 2012

Spanish conductor Pablo Heras-Casado returns to the Lucerne Festival on Sunday, August 19, leading the Ensemble Intercontemporain in works by Sean Shepherd, Michael Jarrell, and Philippe Manoury. The concert opens with Shepherd's Blur,...

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A Renaissance Man, and Many Eras Besides

9 August 2012

The New York Times has profiled Pablo Heras-Casado in an article entitled "A Renaissance Man, and Many Eras Besides." ...

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Salzburg Festival debut concert to broadcast on ORF

3 August 2012

Pablo Heras-Casado's debut concert at the Salzburger Festspiele will be broadcast Monday, August 6 at 23:03 (CEST) on the ORF network's "Zeit-Ton" program. Pablo led the Klangforum Wien...

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Pablo Heras-Casado returns to Mostly Mozart Festival New York

1 August 2012

Together with Freiburger Barockorchester Pablo Heras-Casado will be guest at the Mostly Mozart Festival New York. Pablo Heras-Casado and the orchestra have established a long-term collaboration. After their successful...

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Debut at Salzburger Festspiele

23 July 2012

Pablo Heras-Casado makes his debut at Salzburger Festspiele on 31 July. In the series “Salzburg contemporary” he will appear with Klangforum Wien in a programme featuring works by Lutoslawski,...

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Critical acclaim after Granada concert

16 July 2012

As “a performance of exquisite taste” describes the Spanish newspaper Diario Actual Pablo Heras-Casado’s concert at Granada Festival with Freiburger Barockorchester:

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Debut concert as OSL’s Principal Conductor

12 July 2012

Pablo Heras-Casado returns to Caramoor for his debut concert as the Orchestra of St. Luke’s Principal Conductor. On 15 July, he will conduct Ravel’s Le tombeau de Couperin (Ravel orch. 1919), Beethoven’s Seventh Symphony,...

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Radio broadcast “L’elisir d’amore” 14 July, 20:05

9 July 2012

The live recording of Donizetti’s “L’elisir d’amore” (The Elixir of Love) performance from 28 May at Festspielhaus Baden-Baden will be broadcast on ARD Radio on 14...

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Harmonia Mundi announces collaboration with Pablo Heras-Casado

3 July 2012

Pablo Heras-Casado makes his label debut on harmonia mundi with two recordings currently in production to be released in 2013:

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Medal of Honor Fundación Rodríguez-Acosta

29 June 2012

On 2 July, Pablo Heras-Casado will receive the Medal of Honor from the Fundación Rodríguez-Acosta for his distinguished career as a conductor and its international projection. Established in 1941, the...

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Pablo Heras-Casado receives IDEAL award

27 June 2012

Pablo Heras-Casado has been honoured by the Spanish newspaper IDEAL with their annual award given to Spaniards and Spanish organisations for their work of promoting the region of Granada in the world.

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Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra

17 June 2012

After his successful debut in January 2012, Pablo Heras-Casado returns to the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra for two concerts in Munich on 28 and 29 June. Besides Berg’s Violin concerto “To...

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The White Nights Festival in St. Petersburg

8 June 2012

The White Nights Festival in St. Petersburg has invited Pablo to conduct Carmen with the Mariinsky Orchestra on June 15 at 19.00.

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Debut tour Mahler Chamber Orchestra

1 June 2012

Pablo Heras-Casado conducts the Mahler Chamber Orchestra on their debut tour with concerts in Caen, Amsterdam and Berlin:

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Debut in Baden-Baden

18 May 2012

Pablo Heras-Casado makes his debut at the Festspielhaus Baden-Baden on 28 May with Donizetti’s “L’elisir d’amore” (The Elixir of Love). In three performances on 28,...

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Pablo Heras-Casado in Berlin

2 May 2012

Pablo Heras-Casado’s next appearance in Berlin is with the Staatskapelle Berlin and violinist Patricia Kopatchinskaja in a charity concert at the Philharmonie on 17 May....

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Pablo Heras-Casado at Granada Festival

18 April 2012

Granada Festival has announced its programme. Together with the Freiburger Barockorchester Pablo Heras-Casado will be guest at the festival of his home town on 4 July. The programme features Mendelssohn’s “A Midsummer Night’s Dream”...

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Video Interview New World Symphony

13 April 2012

Watch Pablo Heras-Casado in an interview with New World Symphony: In four sections he talks about conducting, the role and importance of new music, the difference between old and new music...

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Pablo Heras-Casado returns to Houston Symphony Orchestra

28 March 2012

Pablo Heras-Casado returns to Houston on 13, 14 and 15 April, reinvited by the Houston Symphony Orchestra, where he gave his debut in July 2011. The programme features Schumann’s “Manfred Overture”,...

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Debut Tour: Pablo Heras-Casado with Freiburger Barockorchester

5 March 2012

Pablo Heras-Casado and the Freiburger Barockorchester begin an important relationship with their debut tour in March. Together they will travel to Berlin, Lisbon, Stuttgart,...

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Pablo Heras-Casado returns to LA Philharmonic

27 February 2012

Pablo Heras-Casado conducts the LA Philharmonic in three concerts on 2, 3 and 4 March. The programme features the US west coast premiere of Matheson’s Violin Concerto, Strauss’ “Ein Heldenleben” and Beethoven’s Egmont...

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Pablo Heras-Casado receives the Golden Medal of the City of Granada

23 February 2012

Pablo Heras-Casado has been awarded the Golden Medal of the City of Granada by the Council of the city, his hometown, to recognise his outstanding professional trajectory.

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Debut with Ensemble Intercontemporain

2 February 2012

Pablo Heras-Casado makes his debut with Ensemble Intercontemporain on 23 February at the Centre Pompidou Paris. The programme features works by Franco Donatoni and Marc Monnet as well as Take nine (for twelve)...

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Pablo Heras-Casado in Granada

30 January 2012

Pablo Heras-Casado returns home to Granada to conduct the Orquesta Ciudad de Granada in a concert on 3 February at the Auditorio Manuel de Falla. The programme will feature Verdi’s Ouverture to “La Forza del Destino”, Schubert’s...

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US concerts

5 January 2012

Pablo Heras-Casado starts the new year with concerts in the US – conducting the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra, New World Symphony and San Francisco Symphony.

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Rodriguez Acosta Foundation Award

21 December 2011

Pablo Heras-Casado has been awarded a Medal of Honour by the Rodriguez Acosta Foundation. In a statement, the foundation said that Heras-Casado's "versatility is an essential feature in his career, which highlights a wide-ranging repertoire ranging...

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Pablo Heras-Casado returns to Tonhalle-Orchester Zürich

16 December 2011

Pablo Heras-Casado returns to the Tonhalle-Orchester Zürich on 21 and 22 December. He will conduct an all-Mozart programme with the piano concerto No. 25, the concert aria “Ch’io mi scordi di te” and the “Coronation Mass”.

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Pablo Heras-Casado named Principal Conductor of Orchestra of St. Luke’s

7 December 2011

Pablo Heras-Casado was named Principal Conductor of Orchestra of St. Luke’s (OSL) today. The four-year appointment is effective immediately and is his first titled appointment with a major international orchestra.

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Pablo Heras-Casado at Carnegie Hall

30 November 2011

Pablo Heras-Casado will appear at Carnegie Hall New York on 16 December together with Isabel Leonard, mezzo soprano and the Ensemble ACJW – featuring musicians of “The Academy” – a program of Carnegie Hall, The Juilliard School,...

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Pablo Heras-Casado makes debut at Mariinsky Theatre St. Petersburg

10 November 2011

Giving his debut at the Mariinsky Theatre St. Petersburg on 30 November, Pablo Heras-Casado will conduct two short operas in concert – “L’heure espagnole” by Ravel and “La vida breve” by de Falla. “La vida...

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Berlin Philharmonic critical acclaim: “This was the kind of debut one always dreams about…”

29 October 2011

…says the Berliner Morgenpost about Pablo Heras-Casado’s debut with the Berlin Philharmonic. “He was a sensitive yet powerful conductor with extraordinary vision, whom the orchestra followed at first with cautious distance...

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“Diapason d’Or” for “Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny”

24 October 2011

The DVD of Kurt Weill’s “Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny” by La...

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Saturday concert live at Digital Concert Hall Berlin

20 October 2011

Pablo Heras-Casado's concert with the Berlin Philharmonic on 22 October 2011 at 20.00 (local time) will be streamed live by the Digital Concert Hall,...

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Pablo Heras-Casado makes debut with Berlin Philharmonic

6 October 2011

Pablo Heras-Casado gives his debut with the Berlin Philharmonic on 20 October 2011. In three concerts on 20, 21 and 22 October he will conduct Mendelssohn’s Hebrides Overture and Third Symphony as well as Szymanowski‘s Symphony No. 4 and...

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Critical acclaim for Iphigenia in Tauris

27 September 2011

After a critically acclaimed premiere of Gluck’s “Iphigenia in Tauris” at the Canadian Opera Company, Pablo Heras-Casado will conduct further performances of the production...

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Pablo Heras-Casado returns to Canadian Opera Company

7 September 2011

Pablo Heras-Casado is returning to the Canadian Opera Company to conduct a production of Gluck’s “Iphigenia in Tauris”. Between 22 September and 15 October he will be leading the COC Orchestra and Chorus in eight performances.

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Pablo Heras-Casado returns to Mostly Mozart New York

24 August 2011

Pablo Heras-Casado will be guest at the Mostly Mozart Festival – a summer series of concerts held at Lincoln Center in New York. On 5 and 6 August, he will be conducting the Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra with a programme of Bach, Bruch and...

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New York Times celebrates Pablo Heras-Casado as “exuberant conductor”

12 August 2011

Following his succesful concerts at the Mostly Mozart festival New York, the New York Times celebrates Pablo Heras-Casado as “exuberant conductor”:

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Pablo Heras-Casado makes debut at Tanglewood

18 July 2011

On 22 July Pablo Heras-Casado makes his debut at Tanglewood with the Boston Symphony Orchestra. He conducts an all-baroque programme including works by Gluck, Rameau, Händel and Bach.

Pablo Heras-Casado conducts “Matsukaze” in Berlin

8 July 2011

After the critically acclaimed premiere of Hosokawas opera “Matsukaze” at La Monnaie in Brussels and successful performances in Warsaw and Luxemburg, Pablo Heras-Casado will now direct the production at Staatsoper Berlin. The opera production...

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Pablo Heras-Casado makes conducting debut with Houston Symphony

28 June 2011

Pablo Heras-Casado makes his conducting debut with the Houston Symphony Orchestra on 9 July 2011 at the Jesse Jones Hall. The programme includes Mozart's Don Giovanni Overture, Tchaikovsky's Rococco Variations with Brook Speltz and the Scottish Symphony...

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Pablo Heras-Casado nominated for Dora Mavor Moore Award for "Outstanding Musical Direction"

10 June 2011

Pablo Heras-Casado has been nominated for a Dora Mavor Moore Awards by The Toronto Alliance for the Performing Arts (TAPA) for the “Outstanding Musical Direction” of “Nixon in China."

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Pablo Heras-Casado leads NHK Symphony in Music Tomorrow 2011 Concert

31 May 2011

For his return to the NHK Symphony Orchestra, Pablo Heras-Casado leads the venerable Japanese orchestra's annual Music Tomorrow showcase on June 28.

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Pablo Heras-Casado conducts reprise of "Matsukaze" in Warsaw and Luxembourg

24 May 2011

Following the critically acclaimed premiere performances of Matsukaze at the Théâtre de la Monnaie in Brussels, Pablo Heras-Casado now follows the production of Toshio Hosokawa's Japanese-hued opera to Warsaw and Luxembourg.

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Pablo Heras-Casado conducts special Mahler program with Hague Philharmonic

13 May 2011

Pablo Heras-Casado returns to the Hague Philharmonic on May 20 and 22 to lead the orchestra in a special multidisciplinary program celebrating the 100th anniversary of Gustav Mahler's death.A new dance work choreographed by Jiri Kylian and directed...

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Orchestra of St. Luke's announces Heras-Casado's debut at Caramoor

6 May 2011

Pablo Heras-Casado makes two important debuts in one evening this summer when he conducts the Orchestra of St. Luke's for the first time in his Caramoor Festival debut.

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Matsukaze receives world premiere performance in Brussels

29 April 2011

May 3 finds Pablo Heras-Casado leading the world premiere performance of Toshio Hosokawa's new opera, Matsukaze, at the Theatre Royal de la Monnaie in Brussles, Belgium.

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Mostly Mozart festival announces Heras-Casados return this August

15 April 2011

Lincoln Center has announced the 2011 season of the Mostly Mozart Festival, which will feature several concerts led by Pablo Heras-Casado.

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KUSC to air recording of Heras-Casado's 2010 performance with LA Phil on April 10

8 April 2011

Classical KUSC will air a recording of Pablo Heras-Casado's concerts with the Los Angeles Philharmonic from November 5, 6 and 7, 2010 on Sunday, April 10 at 4 pm PDT, as part of their ongoing project with the Los Angeles Philharmonic.

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Heras-Casado conducts World Premiere of Matsukaze

1 April 2011

For his house debut at the Theatre Royal de la Monnaie in Brussles, Belgium, Pablo Heras-Casado conducts the world premiere performances of a new opera by Japanese composer Toshio Hosokawa.Titled Matsukaze, the work is based on the highly-regarded...

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Heras-Casado debuts with Chicago Symphony conducting Saariaho

18 March 2011

Pablo Heras-Casado joins musicians from the Chicago Symphony Orchestra and violinist Yuan-Qing Yu for a performance of Finnish composer Kaija Saariaho's epic 1994 work "Graal théâtre" on March 21 at the Harris Theater in Chicago.

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Heras-Casado makes Salle Pleyel debut with Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France

9 March 2011

Following a successful debut with the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra earlier this month, Pablo Heras-Casado returns to Paris to lead the Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France in a program of Beethoven and Berg on March 11.

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Heras-Casado follows Nixon in Toronto with debut in Indianapolis

2 March 2011

After making his North American operatic conducting debut in the Canadian Opera Company's production of "Nixon in China," Pablo Heras-Casado travels to the U.S. to make another debut, this time with the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra.

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Toronto Star gives COC's 'Nixon' 3.5/4 stars

11 February 2011

The Toronto Star's music critic John Terauds has awarded the Canadian Opera Company's production of John Adams's Nixon in China 3.5 out of 4 stars.

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"Nixon in China" marks Heras-Casados North American operatic conducting debut

28 January 2011

Pablo Heras-Casado makes his North American operatic conducting debut on February 5 when he leads the Canadian Opera Company Orchestra and a veteran cast in John Adams's Nixon in China. This eight-performance run of Adams's groundbreaking opera, based...

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Heras-Casado makes Canadian Opera Company debut

14 January 2011

Pablo Heras-Casado makes his North American operatic conducting debut this February when he leads performances of John Adams' Nixon in China with the Canadian Opera Company.

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Heras-Casado begins 2011 with three major debuts and return to Paris' Salle Pleyel

7 January 2011

Pablo Heras-Casado begins 2011 with his North American operatic debut in February when he conducts performances of John Adams' Nixon in China with the Canadian Opera Company. This eight-performance run of Adams' groundbreaking opera, based on Richard...

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Pablo Heras-Casado makes fifth debut this season

13 December 2010

Pablo Heras-Casado concludes his fall season by making his debut with the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra on December 16.

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Heras-Casado Deutches-Symphonie-Orchester Berlin debut

2 December 2010

Pablo Heras-Casado makes his debut with Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin this weekend, leading the musicians in a program of works by Debussy, de Falla, Dallapiccola and Mendelssohn.

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Heras-Casado receives Spanish National Radio's Critical Eye Award for classical music

18 November 2010

Pablo Heras-Casado has been chosen as the recipient of the 2010 Critical Eye Award for Classical Music, a prize given annually to a promising up-and-coming artist by the Spanish National Radio program of the same name.

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Following concerts in San Francisco and LA, Heras-Casado prepares for Seattle Symphony debut

8 November 2010

Following a successful return engagement with the Los Angeles Philharmonic, which prompted the LA Times’ music critic Mark Swed to compare the 32-year-old Spaniard to “a young Rattle,” and a debut with the San Francisco Symphony the...

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Pablo Heras-Casado's San Francisco Symphony debut met with awed silence

1 November 2010

As the San Francisco Giants were on their way to winning the World Series championship, there was another notable first happening across town at Davies Symphony Hall: Pablo-Heras Casado was making his San Francisco Symphony debut.

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Fura dels Bauls in an opera by Bertolt Brecht are breaking new ground in art

24 September 2010

A libretto by Bertolt Brecht and music by Kurt Weill, 'Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny' (its title in English, which is the language it will be presented in) is one of the most interesting pieces of post Wagnerian operas made in the 20th century....

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Pablo Heras-Casado scores with Summer festival Hat Trick

23 September 2010

Spanish conductor Pablo Heras-Casado has excited the critics with a hat trick of US festival performances that saw him debut with The Cleveland Orchestra and Mostly Mozart Festival at New York's Lincoln Center, and return to the Los Angeles Philharmonic...

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