IMG Artists is delighted to announce the general management of Alondra de la Parra with immediate effect. She will be managed from the London office in association with Jennifer Spencer Consultancy Ltd.
This season she returns to Die Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen and London Philharmonic Orchestra, and makes her debut with Staatsorchester Stuttgart. On the stage, she returns to Deutsche Oper to conduct Tchaikovsky’s Sleeping Beauty with Staatsballett-Berlin in a new choreography by Marcia Haydée.
Other engagements in 2020/21 include a tour with the Orchestra del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino with Khatia Buniatishvili, her debut with Museumsorchester Frankfurt, a series of concerts celebrating Piazzolla’s 100th anniversary, a concert with Rolando Villazón and Orchestre Philharmonique du Luxembourg, and a New Year’s concert with Junge Deutsche Philharmonie and Simone Rubino at the Alte Oper, Frankfurt. With tenor Julian Prégardien, her concerts include Mahler’s Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen with Danish National Symphony, Orchestra Sinfonica di Milano Giuseppe Verdi and Hannover Staatstheater.
Engagements in recent seasons have included Carlos Padrissa’s highly acclaimed new staged production of Mozart Thamos, King in Egypt with Camerata Salzburg and the theatre collective La Fura dels Baus at the 2019 Salzburg Mozartwoche (repeated at the Festival de Pâques in Aix-en-Provence), concerts with Orchestre de Paris (broadcast live on ARTE), Tonhalle-Orchester Zürich, Bamberger Symphoniker, Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra, São Paulo Symphony Orchestra, Rundfunk Sinfonie Orchester Berlin, Orchestra dell’Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia, Verbier Festival Orchestra, BBC Philharmonic, BBC National Orchestra of Wales and a live orchestral performance of the film West Side Story to a capacity 10,000 audience at Mexico’s Auditorio Nacional.
In 2017, Alondra de la Parra became the first ever Music Director of an Australian orchestra when she took up the position with Queensland Symphony Orchestra, a position she held until 2020.