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Finnish conductor of both symphony orchestra and opera.





Anna-Maria Helsing: The new Chief Conductor of the BBC Concert Orchestra


Anna-Maria Helsing has been appointed Chief Conductor of the BBC Concert Orchestra from October 2023 further to her highly successful partnership with the orchestra as its Principal Guest Conductor since 2020.

BBC:s announcement can be found here.


Upcoming highlights are her revisits with the Finnish Radio Symphony, Ostrobothnian Chamber Orchestra, Oulu Symphony, Jönköping Sinfonietta, Norrbotten Chamber Orchestra as well as returning to the BBC Proms for two concerts autumn 2023.



Anna-Maria Helsing feels a special affinity with the sound and style of modernism and contemporary music.

Upcoming highlights are her return visits to the Philharmonia Orchestra, BBC Philharmonic, Finnish Radio Symphony, Tampere Philharmonic, Oulu Sinfonia, Iceland Symphony, Trondheim Symphony, Piteå Chamber Opera, Ostrobothnian Chamber Orchestra as well as her debuts with the Royal Scottish National Orchestra, Stavanger Symphony and London Sinfonietta.

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