Thomas Søndergård
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1969-10-04
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Thomas Søndergård

Thomas Søndergård Biography (Wikipedia)

Thomas Søndergård (born 4 October 1969, Holstebro, Denmark) is a Danish conductor. He is currently the Principal Conductor of BBC National Orchestra of Wales and Principal Guest Conductor of Royal Scottish National Orchestra.

Søndergård studied percussion and timpani at the Royal Danish Academy of Music from 1989 to 1992, where his teachers included Gert Mortensen. From 1989 to 1992, Søndergård was a timpanist in the European Union Youth Orchestra. He joined the Royal Danish Orchestra as a timpanist in 1992. He served on the faculty of the Royal Danish Academy of Music from 2001 to 2002.

Søndergård devoted greater attention to conducting from age 27. His conducting mentors have included Alexander Polianichko, Yves Abel and Graham Bond. His conducting work in contemporary music has included conducting the 2005 premiere of Poul Ruders' Kafka's Trial with the Royal Danish Opera, in performances which were recorded for commercial release. Søndergård became principal conductor of the Norwegian Radio Orchestra (KORK) in 2009, and concluded his KORK tenure after the 2011-2012 season.

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Thomas Søndergård Performances

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Jean Sibelius
Humoresque No.5 for violin and orchestra, from Humoresques [nos.3-6] Op.89
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Humoresque No.5 for violin and orchestra, from Humoresques [nos.3-6] Op.89
Gustav Mahler
Symphony no. 4 in G major for soprano and orchestra
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Symphony no. 4 in G major for soprano and orchestra
Jean Sibelius
Violin Concerto in D minor, 3rd mvt.
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Violin Concerto in D minor, 3rd mvt.
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Requiem in D Minor
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Requiem in D Minor
Sergei Rachmaninov
The Bells (Kolokola) Op.35 for soloists, chorus and orchestra
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The Bells (Kolokola) Op.35 for soloists, chorus and orchestra
Jean Sibelius
Concerto for violin and orchestra (Op.47) in D minor: 3rd mvt; Allegro ma non
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Concerto for violin and orchestra (Op.47) in D minor: 3rd mvt; Allegro ma non
Jean Sibelius
Humoresques, Op.87 Nos.2
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Humoresques, Op.87 Nos.2
Ellington (after Tchaikovsky), BBC National Orchestra of Wales & Thomas Søndergård
Nutcracker Suite for jazz ensemble
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Nutcracker Suite for jazz ensemble
George Gershwin
Piano Concerto in F major
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Piano Concerto in F major
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Upcoming BBC Events

Firebird St David's Hall 2016-17
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St David's Hall, Cardiff
2016-10-13T11:35:36
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Søndergård at Christmas BBC Hoddinott Hall 2016-17
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BBC Hoddinott Hall, Cardiff
2016-12-12T11:35:36
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12
Dec
2016
Søndergård at Christmas BBC Hoddinott Hall 2016-17

Søndergård at Christmas BBC Hoddinott Hall 2016-17

14:00
BBC Hoddinott Hall, Cardiff
Mahler 6 St David's Hall 2016-17
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St David's Hall, Cardiff
2017-01-20T11:35:36
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Mahler 6 Brangwyn Hall, Swansea 2016-17
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Brangwyn Hall, Swansea
2017-01-21T11:35:36
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21
Jan
2017
Mahler 6 Brangwyn Hall, Swansea 2016-17

Mahler 6 Brangwyn Hall, Swansea 2016-17

19:30
Brangwyn Hall, Swansea
Rite of Spring St David's Hall 2016-17
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St David's Hall, Cardiff
2017-06-08T11:35:36
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Past BBC Events

Prom 37 Proms 2016
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Royal Albert Hall
2016-08-12T11:35:36
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12
Aug
2016
Prom 37 Proms 2016

Prom 37 Proms 2016

19:30
Royal Albert Hall
Prom 35 Proms 2016
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Royal Albert Hall
2016-08-11T11:35:36
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11
Aug
2016
Prom 35 Proms 2016

Prom 35 Proms 2016

19:00
Royal Albert Hall
Prom 64: Nielsen, B Tommy Andersson & Mahler Proms 2015
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Royal Albert Hall
2015-09-03T11:35:36
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3
Sep
2015
Prom 64: Nielsen, B Tommy Andersson & Mahler Proms 2015

Prom 64: Nielsen, B Tommy Andersson & Mahler Proms 2015

18:30
Royal Albert Hall
Prom 6: Poulenc, Stravinsky, Haydn & Mozart Proms 2015
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Royal Albert Hall
2015-07-21T11:35:36
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21
Jul
2015
Prom 6: Poulenc, Stravinsky, Haydn & Mozart Proms 2015

Prom 6: Poulenc, Stravinsky, Haydn & Mozart Proms 2015

19:00
Royal Albert Hall
Prom 3: Ten Pieces Prom Proms 2015
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Royal Albert Hall
2015-07-19T11:35:36
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19
Jul
2015
Prom 3: Ten Pieces Prom Proms 2015

Prom 3: Ten Pieces Prom Proms 2015

11:00
Royal Albert Hall

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