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21.06.2017

CPE Bach's Johannes Passion, first performance in Germany since 1784


05.12.2016

Germany's oldest orchestra

Happy 525-th birthday Staatskapelle Weimar –
Germany’s oldest orchestra, its traces are found 500 years before the Ukrainian independence and 1 year before the discovery of America. A definitive chart of world’s oldest orchestras: http://slippedisc.com/2012/01/the-worlds-oldest-orchestras-a-definitive-chart/


17.09.2016

First concert as Generalmusikdirektor

“Orient and Occident” “Ukraine in Weimar”

Liszt, Mazeppa

Ravel, Sheherazade (Johanni von Oostrum)

Strauss, Eine Alpensinfonie


01.11.2015

New GMD appointment in Weimar

Kirill Karabits appointed Music Director of the Deutsches Nationaltheater and Staatskapelle Weimar