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Performer: Kerem Hasan


Born in London, Kerem studied piano and conducting at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, Hochschule für Musik “Franz Liszt” Weimar, and is currently a student at the Zürich University of the Arts with Johannes Schlaefli.

Winner of the Robert J. Harth conducting prize at the Aspen Music Festival, Kerem has been re-invited next summer to continue studying with Robert Spano as a Conducting Fellow. Recent engagements include concerts with the Royal Northern Sinfonia, Musikkollegium Winterthur, Meininger Hofkapelle and an invitation to assist Vladimir Jurowski and the London Philharmonic Orchestra.

Kerem has conducted the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, Royal Flemish Philharmonic, Royal Scottish National Orchestra and Bern Symphony Orchestra. Recent masterclasses include with Bernard Haitink at the Lucerne Easter Festival, David Zinman and the Tonhalle Orchestra, Gianandrea Noseda and Esa-Pekka Salonen.

Kerem joined the Dirigentenforum of the Deutscher Musikrat in 2016. He is the grateful recipient of scholarships from the ABRSM, Help Musicians UK and the Solti Foundation.

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PlymouthLa forza del destinoNew Production

La forza del destino
Verdi: La forza del destino
Kerem Hasan; David Pountney; Welsh National Opera; Raimund Bauer; Marie-Jeanne Lecca; Mary Elizabeth Williams; Luis Cansino

SalzburgORF Radio-Symphonieorchester Wien

Sibelius, Shostakovich
Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra; Kerem Hasan; Augustin Hadelich
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