Philippe Bach

 Philippe Bach – conductorphoto_philippe_bach_4_credit_anja_tanner

  • 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
  • Previously Erste Kapellmeister and Stellvertretender Generalmusikdirector Theater Lübeck (2007-2011), and Assistant Conductor Teatro Real, Madrid (2006-2008)
  • 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

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

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


Schumann – Symphony no.4 (excerpt)
Szczecin Philharmonic, Oct 2017
Schubert – Symphony no.5
Berner Kammerorchester, Sep 2016
Trailer for ‘Powder Her Face’
(das Meininger Theater, 2016)
Trailer for ‘Lucia di Lammermoor’
(das Meininger Theater, 2016)


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

Performance Dates

April - August 2018



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