Grammenos reinvited in Switzerland to conduct New Year’s gala 2022 with the Cameristi della Scala and Renaud Capuçon

January 1st, 2022 finds Dionysis Grammenos at the Crans-Montana Classics conducting again the renown Milanese Orchestra from the Teatro alla Scala, and virtuoso Renaud Capuçon performing Mendelssohn’s violin concerto in E-minor. The programme includes Mendelssohn’s 4th Symphony “Italian” and Strauss’ Fledermaus Overture among other works. More info about the concert here

“The GYSO and conductor Dionysis Grammenos thrilled at the Young Euro Classic in the Berlin Konzerthaus”. Sybill Mahlke/Der Tagesspiegel , August 2021

“The audience doesn’t want to let the orchestra go. The debut of Greece at the Young Euro Classic festival is so triumphant…” Read here the full review by Sybill Mahlke for the German newspaper Der Tagesspiegel on the GYSO’s debut performance at the Young Euro Classic festival, presenting Beethoven’s Eroica Symphony and 5 Greek Dances by Skalkottas. An english translation …

GYSO becomes the new Orchestra in Residence at Megaron – the Athens Concert Hall

A new era begins for the Greek Youth Symphony Orchestra (GYSO), as it becomes Orchestra in Residence at Megaron – the Athens Concert Hall. The GYSO, which aims at providing high quality performances and fostering the artistic growth of young musicians, looks forward to a very creative collaboration with this leading arena for cultural and educational activities in Greece. Read here the …

Returning on stage at the Konzerthaus Berlin

After a long period of absence due to the COVID pandemic, Grammenos returns on stage at the wonderful hall of the Konzerthaus Berlin to perform at the opening concert of the Young Euro Classic. He will perform Schubert’s “Der Hirt auf dem Felsen” with two distinguished artists, soprano Christina Poulitsi and pianist Julien Quentin.  Full program here:

Rachmaninov’s Symphonic Dances at the Tiroler Festspiele Erl

After Rachmaninov’s 2nd piano concerto with the Cameristi della Scala & Khatia Buniatishvili earlier this year, Grammenos returns to the podium at the Tiroler Festspiele Erl. This time, for his Symphonic Dances and the Rhapsody on a theme of Paganini, with the winner of the ARD competition Alexej Gorlatch.Click here for more info about the program and the tickets:

New Year’s Gala with the Cameristi della Scala & Khatia Buniatishvili

What could be more exciting than celebrating New Year’s day conducting the prestigious Cameristi della Scala and the world renowned soloist Khatia Buniathishvili, on Rachmaninov’s piano concerto No 2 ? The esteemed Milanese Orchestra from Teatro alla Scala, led by Dionysis Grammenos, will present a Russian flavour program to the Crans Montana Classics, including Tchaikovsky’s Sleeping Beauty Suite & Polonaise from the Opera Eugene Onegin as well as Johann Strauss’ Russian March, among …

Mozart’s Magic Flute with the Casco Phil –  the Chamber Orchestra of Belgium

Passionate about Opera, Grammenos conducts Mozart’s last operatic masterpiece, The Magic Flute, with the Chamber Orchestra of Belgium on the 28th of December 2019, in a concertante performance for the Klassiek Leeft Meesterlijk festival.The cast includes Belgian Soprano Ilse Eerens (Pamina), Prize Winner at the ARD Music Competition; tenor Thomas Blondelle as Tamino; name-to-watch Lisa Mostin  (Queen of the Night) and Lucas van den Eynde, in the role of Papageno. Click here for …