Philippe Bach

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  • Generalmusikdirektor at Das Meininger Theater since 2010 – notable productions have included Rigoletto, Tristan and Isolde, Der Rosenkavalier Katja Kabanova, Thomas Adès’ Powder Her Face and Strauss’ Capriccio
  • Chief Conductor, Berner Kammerorchester since 2012
  • Chief Conductor of Kammerphilharmonie Graubünden from 2016
  • Erste Kapellmeister and Stellvertretender Generalmusikdirector Theater Lübeck 2007-2011
  • Guest conductor with Helsinki Philharmonic, BBC Philharmonic, RTE Symphony Orchestra, Royal Liverpool Philharmonic, Orquesta Sinfonica de Madrid, Basel Sinfonietta, Basel Chamber Orchestra, Orchestra della Svizzera Italiana, Royal Scottish National Orchestra
  • Winner of International Jesús López-Cobos Opera Conductors’ Competition and subsequently assistant to López-Cobos at Teatro Real Madrid 2006-08
  • Wide repertoire of over 50 stage works and more than 500 symphonic works
  • Keen interest in unusual and new repertoire – has conducted numerous premieres, including the German premiere of Thomas Adès’ Totentanz, May 2015

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


Schubert – Symphony no.5
Berner Kammerorchester, Sep 2016
Haydn – Symphony no.91
Berner Kammerorchester, Sep 2016
Mozart – Piano Concerto no.27
Beatrice Berrut, Berner Kammerorchester, Sep 2016
Trailer for ‘Powder Her Face’
(das Meininger Theater, 2016)
Trailer for ‘Lucia di Lammermoor’
(das Meininger Theater, 2016)
Concert (live telecast) with the Orchestra della Svizzera Italiana,
20th March 2015 (concert begins at 09:00 mins)


Philippe Bach – Repertoire of Stage Works
Philippe Bach – Repertoire of Symphonic Works

Performance Dates

February - July 2018



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