STEFAN ASBURY

STEFAN ASBURY CONDUCTS LEIPZIG'S MDR SINFONIEORCHESTER

13 June 2014

Stefan Asbury steps in at short notice to conduct the MDR Sinfonieorchester Leipzig.

He leads the orchestra in a programme of English music in Magdeburg on 14 June and at Leipzig’s Gewandhaus on 15 June. The concerts include Elgar’s Enigma Variations and Vaughan Williams’ Oboe Concerto - with soloist Norbert Strobel - and open with Parry’s An English Suite

The Leipzig concert marks Asbury's second appearance at the Gewandhaus this season, having conducted Hans Zender’s Winterreise there in February.