Biography

Over the past decade, Jaap van Zweden has been an international presence on three continents.   Currently, he is Music Director of the New York Philharmonic, a post he began in 2018, and Music Director of the Hong Kong Philharmonic since 2012.

Van Zweden has appeared as guest conductor with many other leading orchestras around the globe, among them the Orchestre de Paris, Amsterdam’s Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra,   Leipzig Gewandhausorchester, Chicago Symphony, Cleveland Orchestra, Los Angeles Philharmonic, Vienna and Berlin Philharmonics, and the London Symphony Orchestra.

Jaap van Zweden has made numerous acclaimed recordings, the most recent of which are a 2020 release with the New York Philharmonic  of the World Premiere of David Lang’s prisoner of the state, and the 2019 release of the World Premiere of Julia Wolfe’s Fire in my mouth, continuing the Philharmonic’s partnership with Decca Gold. In 2018 with the Hong Kong Philharmonic, he completed a four-year project conducting the first-ever performances in Hong Kong of Wagner’s Der Ring des Nibelungen, which have been recorded and released on Naxos Records.

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April 23, 24, 25  - 2020 (cancelled)

NEW YORK PHILHARMONIC

MAHLER Symphony No. 2 (Harvey, Cooke)

David Geffen Hall, New York

May 1 - 2020 (cancelled)

NEW YORK PHILHARMONIC

Joélle Harvey soprano
Sasha Cooke mezzo-soprano
London Symphony Orchestra Chorus 
MAHLER  Symphony No. 2, Resurrection

London, Barbican Centre

May 9  - 2020 (cancelled)

NEW YORK PHILHARMONIC

Joélle Harvey soprano
Sasha Cooke mezzo-soprano
Dutch Radio Choir 
MAHLER  Symphony No. 2, Resurrection

Amsterdam, Concertgebouw

 

 

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April 23, 24, 25  - 2020 (cancelled)

NEW YORK PHILHARMONIC

MAHLER Symphony No. 2 (Harvey, Cooke)

David Geffen Hall, New York

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