Acclaimed for his interpretations of Wagner and Strauss, as well as for his commitment to contemporary music, Marc Albrecht is a regular guest at Europe’s most prestigious opera houses and orchestras. In the early years of his conducting career, Albrecht spent several seasons at the opera houses of Hamburg and Dresden, and also was appointed personal assistant to Claudio Abbado at the Gustav Mahler Youth Orchestra in Vienna. In 1995 he embarked on a highly successful 6 year tenure as Music Director of the Staatstheater Darmstadt, and since 2006, he has held the position of Artistic Director and Chief Conductor of the Orchestre Philharmonique de Strasbourg.
Gustav Mahler - Das Lied von der Erde
Korngold - Symphony in F sharp, Op.40 Much ado about nothing, Op.11
Alban Berg - Orchestral Pieces and Lieder
Richard Strauss - Tone Poems
Schumann & Dvořák - Piano Concertos
Dukas - L'apprenti sorcier & Ravel - Ma mère l'oye & Koechlin - Les Bandar-log
Mahler - Symphony No. 4
Brahms - Piano Quartet Op. 25 & Schönberg - Accompaniment to a cinematographic scene
19 January 2016
"This is a lovely performance-sensitive, very well played, shapely and effortless." ...
16 October 2015
"Albrecht gets right to the heart of this nine minute twelve-tone work, with a performance that vividly co...
07 September 2015
“Marc Albrecht’s account is joyful and refreshing, rich in dynamics with fast and brisk tempos that ...
02 September 2015
"Albrecht’s tempi honour the scale of the original, the rhythms are nicely sprung and he uses the or...
09 August 2015
"The perfect combination of immaculate performance with impeccable PENTATONE sound quality can only result...
24 July 2015
"Marc Albrecht's taut performance of this fascinating piece is delivered with great sensitivity and car...