Ondřej Soukup will work as Maestro suggeritore for a Berlin production of Wagner’s first installment of the Ring with Dramatic Voices Program Berlin. Ondřej will work alongside musical director Caroline Dowdle (ROH) and conductor Byron Knutson (Hanns Eisler Conservatory, Komische Oper Berlin). The performances take place on 28th, 29th, 30th and 31st August, while cover cast performance takes place on 27th August. All performances start at 7.30pm in Berlin’s Stage Factory, Großer Saal.
Shortly after Das Rheingold, Ondřej starts rehearsing EUMS’s Sinfonia’s autumn concert programme that includes Dvořák’s Symphony No. 8 and Gershwin’s Rhapsody in Blue.
Ondřej Soukup is an experienced conductor of operatic, orchestral and choral music with repertoire ranging from Renaissance to 21st century music. He has conducted numerous performances in six countries and his work engagements regularly see him involved in international projects. Ondřej’s work as a conductor has been recognised and supported by a number of awards and scholarships.