Dmitrij Kitajenko appointed First Guest Conductor of the Konzerthausorchester Berlin
Dmitrij Kitajenko was appointed First Guest Conductor of the Konzerthausorchester Berlin from season 2012/13. At the same time Iván Fischer will become the new Music Director of the Konzerthaus Berlin and Chief Conductor of the Konzerthausorchester Berlin, succeeding Lothar Zagrosek. "I am very glad, that Dmitrij Kitajenko as First Guest Conductor will support me", said Iván Fischer at a press conference on February, 21 in Berlin. In the season 2011/12 Dmitrij Kitajenko will already conduct three times the Konzerthausorchester Berlin: the season's opening concert on August, 25 with Gershwin, Saint-Saens (Sol Gabetta, Violoncello), Villa-Lobos and Ginastera; the New Year's Eve Concert with a programme of Russian music and the New Year's Concert with Wagner, Bernstein, Ives and Weber.
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