JOANA MALLWITZ NAMED MUSIC DIRECTOR IN NÜRNBERG AS OF 2018/19

We congratulate JOANA MALLWITZ on her new position as Music Director of Staatsphilharmonie and Staatstheater Nürnberg as of 2018/19!

“…. Jens-Daniel Herzog presented his Music Director as a conductor possessed of top technical abilities, who already enjoys an excellent reputation within the music world. During the search process for a new GMD Joana Mallwitz won over the orchestra with her ability to communicate her clear musical ideas through gesture. The emerging artist, who is already in demand internationally, demonstrated during her tenure as GMD of Theater Erfurt how both security and a true artistic vision can be simultaneously conveyed to an orchestras.”
Joana Mallwitz on her new position:

„I am honored to be named to the exciting position of General Music Director in Nuremberg, and I am quite pleased to being work with the outstanding Staatsphilharmonie and the wonderful team led by Jens-Daniel Herzog. From the first time we met, I have had a high level of confidence in this team, and the chemistry is just right.”

(Marktspiegel.de)

http://www.marktspiegel.de/nuernberg/lokales/zum-ersten-mal-wird-eine-frau-orchesterchefin-in-nuernberg-d27064.html

https://www.br-klassik.de/aktuell/news-kritik/staatstheater-nuernberg-joanna-mallwitz-neue-generalmusikdirektorin-staatsoper100.html

http://www.nordbayern.de/kultur/31-jahrige-wird-chefin-der-nurnberger-staatsphilharmonie-1.6789193