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Principal Conductors



Classical Guest Conductors


Marek Janowski
Former Musical Director, Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France; former Chief Conductor, Dresden Philharmonic; former Artistic Director, Berlin Radio Symphony

Oct. 25, 26 & 27: Wagner + Beethoven 2

Fabien Gabel
Music Director, Quebec Symphony Orchestra

Nov. 15, 16 & 17: Ax Plays Beethoven
May 15 & 17: Beethoven + López

Krzysztof Urbański
Music Director, Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra

Nov. 22, 23 & 24: Trifonov Plays Tchaikovsky

Jader Bignamini
Resident Conductor of the Orchestra Sinfonica la Verdi

Jan. 9, 11 & 12: Paganini + Pines of Rome

John Storgårds
Chief Guest Conductor, BBC Philharmonic Orchestra; Principal Guest Conductor, Canada’s National Arts Centre Orchestra Ottawa

Jan. 17, 18 & 19: Tchaikovsky’s Pathétique

Dima Slobodeniouk
Music Director, Orquesta Sinfónica de Galicia since 2013; Principal Conductor, Lahti Symphony Orchestra

Jan. 30, Feb. 1 & 2: Beethoven 7

David Robertson
Chief Conductor and Artistic Director, Sydney Symphony Orchestra; former Music Director, St. Louis Symphony Orchestra

Mar. 14 & 15: Adams’ El Niño

Matthias Pintscher
Music Director, Ensemble Intercontemporain

Mar. 26, 28 & 29: Mozart’s Piano Concerto No. 20

Karina Canellakis
Chief Conductor, Netherlands Radio Philharmonic Orchestra

May 1, 2 & 3: Symphonie fantastique


POPS Guest Conductors


Michael Krajewski
Former Principal POPS Conductor, Houston Symphony

Oct. 11, 12 & 13: Rick Steves’ Europe: A Symphonic Journey
Oct. 11, 12 & 13: Very Merry Pops

Lucas Waldin
Artist-in-Residence and Community Ambassador, Edmonton Symphony Orchestra

Apr. 17, 18 & 19: Aretha: Queen of Soul


Specials Guest Conductors


Leonard Slatkin
Music Director Laureate, Detroit Symphony Orchestra; Directeur Musical Honoraire, Orchestre National de Lyon

Sep. 14: Opening Night: Rachmaninoff Piano Concerto No. 3

Nicholas McGegan
Music Director, Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra and Chorale

Dec. 20, 21 & 22: Handel’s Messiah

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