Joseph Swensen

Joseph Swensen – conductor

  • Artistic Director, NFM Leopoldinum Orchestra, Wrocław
  • Conductor Emeritus, Scottish Chamber Orchestra (Principal Conductor 1996-2005)
  • Principal Guest Conductor, Orquesta Ciudad de Granada
  • Principal Guest Conductor and Artistic Adviser, Orchestre de Chambre de Paris (2009-2012); Principal Conductor, Malmö Opera (2005-2011)
  • Guest conductor with Orchestre National du Capitole de Toulouse, Orchestre National Bordeaux Aquitaine, Orquestra Sinfónica do Porto Casa da Música, BBC National Orchestra of Wales and Orquesta Sinfónica de Navarra
  • Mahler and Bruckner cycles with Orchestre National du Capitole de Toulouse met with great critical acclaim

For full and updated biography, contact
Aude-Marie Auphan (Artist Manager)

Contact:
Victoria Rowsell (Managing Director)
Aude-Marie Auphan (Artist Manager)

Videos

Bruckner: Symphony no.7 (excerpt)
Orchestre National du Capitole de Toulouse, October 2015
Tchaikovsky Symphony no.5, rehearsal
London Philharmonic Orchestra, March 2014

Concert Dates

July - December 2018
Date & Time Venue Details
Saturday, 29 September
18:00
The Main Hall
NFM Wrocław, Poland

MOZART : Symphony no.29 in A major, K.201/186a
MOZART : Coronation Mass in C major, K.317
MOZART : Piano Concerto no.24 in C minor, K.491

NFM Leopoldinum Orchestra

Thursday, 25 October
19:30
The Queen’s Hall
Edinburgh, UK

GRIEG : Suite op.40 ‘From Holberg’s Time’
McLEOD : Viola Concerto, ‘Nordic Fire’
BEETHOVEN : String Quartet no.14 in C sharp minor, op.131

Scottish Chamber Orchestra

viola: Jane Atkins

Friday, 26 October
19:30
The Queen’s Hall
Edinburgh, UK

GRIEG : Suite op.40 ‘From Holberg’s Time’
McLEOD : Viola Concerto, ‘Nordic Fire’
BEETHOVEN : String Quartet no.14 in C sharp minor, op.131

Scottish Chamber Orchestra

viola: Jane Atkins

Friday, 16 November
21:00
Orquestra Sinfónica do Porto Casa da Música
Porto, Portugal

MOZART : Overture to Don Giovanni
MOZART : Symphony no. 38 in D major, K.504 ‘Prague’
DVORAK : Symphony no. 7 in D minor, op.70

Orquestra Sinfónica do Porto Casa da Música

Sunday, 18 November
12:00
Orquestra Sinfónica do Porto Casa da Música
Porto, Portugal

DVORAK : Symphony no. 7 in D minor, op.70

Orquestra Sinfónica do Porto Casa da Música

Saturday, 1 December
18:00
The Red Hall

DEBUSSY : ‘Beau Soir’ arr. by J. Swensen
DEBUSSY : Quartet in G Minor, op.10, arr. for the string orchestra by J. Swensen
TCHAIKOVSKY : Meditation, op.42. no.1, arr. for solo violin and strings by J. Swensen
TCHAIKOVSKY : Serenade for String Orchestra, op.48

NFM Leopoldinum Orchestra

Gallery

Links

Useful Links

Official website
www.josephswensen.com

CM Artists (violin representation in North America, Linda Marder)
www.cmartists.com

Scottish Chamber Orchestra
www.sco.org.uk

Signum Records
www.signumrecords.com

Linn Records
www.linnrecords.com

Publisher
vj@vjpublishing.com