Antonello Manacorda

Antonello Manacorda has been Principal Conductor of Kammerakademie Potsdam since 2010 and Principal Conductor of Het Gelders Orkest in The Netherlands since 2011. He also has many regular guest conducting relationships which include the Frankfurt Radio Symphony, BBC Philharmonic, Sydney Symphony and Orchestra della Svizzera Italia. He has also worked with a number of other orchestras including the Scottish Chamber Orchestra, Zürich Chamber Orchestra, Stavanger Symphony, Swedish Chamber Orchestra, Hamburger Symphoniker and Staatskapelle Weimar. In the coming seasons he will be conducting the Helsinki Philharmonic, Orchestre National du Capitole de Toulouse and Gothenburg Symphony. 


Manacorda has also been a regular guest at the Aldeburgh Festival appearing there in 2008, 2010 and 2012. From 2003-06 Antonello Manacorda was Artistic Director for chamber music at the Académie Européenne de Musique du Festival d’Aix en Provence. His first appointment as principal conductor was in 2006 with I Pomeriggi Musicali in Milan. 

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