Ulf Schirmer
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1959
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Ulf Schirmer

Ulf Schirmer Biography (Wikipedia)

Ulf Schirmer (born 1959) is a German conductor and opera house administrator.

Born in Eschenhausen, Lower Saxony, Schirmer studied at the Bremen Conservatory, and also at the Hochschule für Musik und Theater Hamburg, with György Ligeti, Christoph von Dohnányi and Horst Stein. He worked as an assistant to Lorin Maazel and conducted at the Wiener Staatsoper productions of Luciano Berio's Un re in ascolto, Arnold Schoenberg's Erwartung, and Alexander Glazunov's Raymonda.

From 1988 to 1991, Schirmer was Generalmusikdirektor (GMD) of the city of Wiesbaden, serving as artistic director of symphonic concerts and opera and ballet at the Hessisches Staatstheater Wiesbaden. He conducted Hans Werner Henze's Das verratene Meer in 1990. In 1999, he conducted the premiere of Gerd Kühr's opera Tod und Teufel at the Grazer Oper. His other work in opera has included conducting the first staged production of Szenen aus dem Leben der Heiligen Johanna by Walter Braunfels, at the Deutsche Oper Berlin in 2008.

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Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Ein Mädchen oder Weibchen (The Magic Flute)
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Ein Mädchen oder Weibchen (The Magic Flute)
Carl Nielsen
Maskarade: Act II (extract)
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Maskarade: Act II (extract)
Carl Nielsen
Hymnus Amoris, Op 12
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Hymnus Amoris, Op 12
Gioachino Rossini
Largo al factotum (The Barber of Seville)
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Largo al factotum (The Barber of Seville)
Gioachino Rossini
Largo Al Factotum Della Città
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Largo Al Factotum Della Città
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
The Magic Flute (Act 2 "Ein Madchen Oder Weibchen")
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The Magic Flute (Act 2 "Ein Madchen Oder Weibchen")
Camille Saint‐Saëns
Proserpine: Air de Sabatino (Act II)
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Proserpine: Air de Sabatino (Act II)
Charles‐François Gounod
Par quel trouble profond (Cinq-Mars)
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Par quel trouble profond (Cinq-Mars)
Felix Mendelssohn
Concerto for 2 Pianos in E Major, MWV O5: III. Allegro
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Concerto for 2 Pianos in E Major, MWV O5: III. Allegro
Charles‐François Gounod
Cinq-Mars (Act 3)
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Cinq-Mars (Act 3)
Giuseppe Verdi
Don Carlo: "Per me  giunto è il di" 
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Don Carlo: "Per me  giunto è il di" 
Camille Saint‐Saëns
Proserpine
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Proserpine
Carl Nielsen
Little suite in A minor Op.1 for string orchestra [FS.56]
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Little suite in A minor Op.1 for string orchestra [FS.56]
Carl Nielsen
Dance of the cockerels [Maskarade, Act III]
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Dance of the cockerels [Maskarade, Act III]
Charles‐François Gounod
Overture to Cinq-Mars
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Overture to Cinq-Mars
Benjamin Godard
Dante - Act 4
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Dante - Act 4
Carl Nielsen
Little Suite, Op 1
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Little Suite, Op 1
Franz Lehár
Fieber - tone poem for tenor and orchestra
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Fieber - tone poem for tenor and orchestra
Johann Strauss II
Tales from the Vienna Woods
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Tales from the Vienna Woods
Carl Nielsen
Hymnus Amoris Op 12
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Hymnus Amoris Op 12
Carl Nielsen
Little Suite In A Minor Op 1
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Little Suite In A Minor Op 1
Franz Lehár
Bella Italia (Paganini)
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Bella Italia (Paganini)
Carl Maria von Weber
Silvana - opera in 3 acts J.87
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Silvana - opera in 3 acts J.87
Carl Nielsen
Maskarade (Overture)
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Maskarade (Overture)
Walter Braunfels
Verkundigung [The Annunciation] - mystery play in 4 acts Op.50
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Verkundigung [The Annunciation] - mystery play in 4 acts  Op.50

Verkundigung [The Annunciation] - mystery play in 4 acts Op.50

Singer
Juliane Banse
Vanessa Goikoetxea
Janina Baechle
Choir
Bavarian Radio Chorus
Conductor
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Richard Strauss
Feuersnot (Fire Famine), op. 50, in one act (feat. Ulf Schirmer)
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Feuersnot (Fire Famine), op. 50, in one act (feat. Ulf Schirmer)
Danish National R S O, Carl Nielsen & Ulf Schirmer
Maskarade - opera in 3 acts FS.39
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Maskarade - opera in 3 acts FS.39

Maskarade - opera in 3 acts FS.39

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Danish National R S O, Carl Nielsen & Ulf Schirmer
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Past BBC Events

Proms 1995: Prom 39
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Royal Albert Hall
1995-08-21T06:16:20
21
Aug
1995

Proms 1995: Prom 39

Royal Albert Hall

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