Première: Johannes Wildner to conduct “Cavalleria Rusticana”/“I Pagliacci” in Bukarest – from March 31st

Johannes Wildner is taking charge of the musical direction of the Romanian National Opera, Bucharest, production of Pietro Mascagni’s “Cavalleria Rusticana” und Ruggiero Leoncavallo’s “I Pagliacci” Ion Caramitru is staging the work. The première will take place on March 31st, with additional performances conducted by Mo Wildner on April 1st and 5th.
A week earlier, on March 23rd, Johannes Wildner The Hof Symphony in a concert under the heading of “Natur.Gewalt” with works by Peter Lawrence and Tan Dun as well as Beethoven’s 6th symphony.

Johannes Wildner is keeping busy: symphonic concert, master class, recording

Following his guest performance conducting the Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra in Haydn, R. Strauss and Beethoven, Johannes Wildner is on the rostrum of the Hof Symphony on February 2nd through 4th. Kronach rewards its visitors not only with impressive late-mediæval fortifications and the most adorable half-timbered “Fachwerk” houses ever but also with a rich and varied programme (Modest Mussorgsky: Night on Bald Mountain; Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Concerto for piano and orchestra No. 9 in E flat major KV 271; Johannes Brahms: Symphony No. 3 in F major op. 90). 
From February 12th through 18th, Mo. Wildner offers a master class in the context of the “International Conducting Masterclasses Berlin”. The following week will see (and hear) him do the fourth recording in Dutton records’ series on Braunfels’s works, with Mr. Wildner conducting the BBC Concert Orchestra.

50 Years Euroradio: Johannes Wildner conducts an anniversary concert in London – Nov. 27th

For fifty years now, Euroradio has served to continually further the sharing and exchanging of music within the European Broadcasting Union. To mark this momentous occasion, Johannes Wildner returns to the rostrum of the BBC Concert Orchestra to conduct works by Dobrinka Tabakova, Britten, Mozart and Beethoven. The concert will take place on November 27th at St. Luke’s, and the radio stations forming the EBU will broadcast the event live.

Johannes Wildner at the Deutsche Oper am Rhein in Duesseldorf - 14 and 21 Oct 2017

On 14 October 2017, the Austrian conductor Johannes Wildner will replace Axel Kobel upon short notice in the revival of Mozart's "The Abduction from the Seraglio" at the Deutsche Oper am Rhein in Duesseldorf. He will also conduct the 2nd performance on 21 October 2017.

Between Humility And Dominance

Johannes Wildner has embarked on his second year as a conducting professor at the University of Music and Performing Arts in Vienna (MDW). Their magazine Kunsträume met him for a conversation on the fundaments of conductor's training an the significance of Hans Swarowsky. To read the full article please click on the PDF document and see page 22, English translation from page 25.

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Dates

31st March 2018,  6:30 pm

National Opera Bukarest
P.Mascagni/R.Leoncavallo: Cavalleria Rusticana/I Pagliacci (Premiere)
Director: Ion Caramitru

 

1st April 2018, 6:30 pm

National Opera Bukarest
P.Mascagni/R.Leoncavallo: Cavalleria Rusticana/I Pagliacci

 

5 April 2018, 6:30 pm
National Opera Bukarest
P.Mascagni/R.Leoncavallo: Cavalleria Rusticana/I Pagliacci

 

31 May 2018, 6:30 pm
Lithuanian National Theatre, Vilnius 

W.A.Mozart: Idomeneo (Premiere)
Regie: Graham Vick

 

2 June 2018, 6.30 pm

Lithuanian National Theatre, Vilnius

W.A.Mozart: Idomeneo

 

12 July 2018, 8 pm

Oper Burg Gars
G.Puccini: Tosca (Premiere)
further performances:
14, 17, 20, 22, 26, 28 July 2018
2, 4 August 2018

 

25 July - 1 August
Conducting Master Class and 
Master Class for Soloists
Wiener Musikseminar - International Master Classes
Wien/Baden b. Wien