The new season is to be announced soon! Spoiler alert: highlights will include subscription debuts with the BBC Symphony at the Barbican, Orchestre National de Montpellier and Philharmonisches Staatsorchester Mainz, further debuts with the Philharmonia at the Royal Festival Hall, as well as return engagements with the Grand Théâtre de Genève-Orchestre de la Suisse Romande, Hallé and Ulster Orchestras. Stay tuned – more details coming soon!
Saison preview: 2017-1814/05/2017
Madaras replacing Mehta in Florence
Gergely Madaras replaced Zubin Mehta on 22 June at the prestigious Maggio Musicale Festival in Florence. This special occasion was also his succesful debut with the Orchestra del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino.Read more
Gergely Madaras announced as next Music Director of Orchestre Philharmonique Royal de Liège
Madaras has been appointed Music Director Designate of the Orchestre Philharmonique Royal de Liège (OPRL). Following an extensive search process, Gergely, the youngest Music Director in the history of the OPRL, begins an initial three season tenure starting in September 2019.Read more
Step-in on 14-hours notice with the Hungarian National Philharmonic
Gergely has stepped in on a half-day notice to conduct Tchaikovsky's complete Nutcracker (with original metronome markings by the composer) with the Hungarian National Philharmonic Orchestra, replacing their indisposed music director, Zsolt Hamar.Read more
Live concert broadcast with the Savaria Symphony Orchestra
Commemorating Zoltán Kodály's 50th death anniversary, the Savaria Symphony Orchestra dedicates tonight's concert to the oeuvre of Hungary's great composer, educator and musical genius. For the first time in our history, the performance will be broadcast live on Youtube on the 1st of December, 2017 at 7 pm CET!Read more
Step-in for Sir Jeffrey Tate with OSN RAI and Vilde Frang
The concert, taking place in the Auditorium RAI Toscanini in Torino on the 8th of June, will feature Beethoven's Violin Concerto with Norwegian virtuoso Vilde Frang, and Mendelssohn's "Scottish" Symphony. It will be dedicated to...Read more
Saison preview: 2017-18
Spoiler alert: BBC Symphony at the Barbican, Philharmonia Orchestra at the Royal Festival Hall, Orchestre de la Suisse Romande, Hallé, and the list goes on...Read more
New website launch
Welcome to my new website! My aim was to create an informative and comprehensive platform, where I can share happenings and events from my past, present and future. I hope you will find it exciting to learn about my activities every time you check back! Ten years have passed, since...Read more
Debut with Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France
On the 23rd of June I will be making my debut at the Maison de la Radio in Paris, in the framework of a co-production between IRCAM-Centre Georges Pompidou and Radio France.Read more
- “Excitement? Absolutely. Madaras is a master of whipping up a brilliant ending.”
- “…A rising star to watch…”
- "Gergely Madaras was the impressive, authoritative conductor, keeping a grip on this seething multicoloured ocean of orchestral sound"
- "Gergely Madaras did a wonderful job conducting. (...) he turned the orchestra into an entire world"
- "His is a name to watch."
- "...Spirited conducting from Gergely Madaras ensures that everything works musically as it should..."
- "...The conductor Gergely Madaras was terrific (...) - energizing an orchestra in a raised pit..."
- "...Musically there is magic too, (...) the clean, spirited playing under Gergely Madaras delivered crisply and directly..."