Andrew Gourlay is appointed Music Director of the Orquesta Sinfonica de Castilla y Leon from January 2016. One of Spain's leading orchestras, based at the renowned Auditorio Miguel Delibes, the OSCyL has appointed Gourlay to follow on from previous Chief Conductor Lionel Bringuier. His first concert season as Music Director will begin in October 2016.
Watch Andrew's guest appearance on BBC TV's "Proms Extra" programme here
Italian debut to take place at the Teatro Verdi, Florence, with the Orchestra della Toscana, February 2016
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Booking open for Tippett's The Ice Break, directed by Graham Vick for Birmingham Opera Company
Nutcracker/Halle concert selected in The Guardian's "Critics' Top 10 Live Events of 2014". Listen again to the live BBC broadcast (14 Dec): click here
Sarah Connolly & Elizabeth Watts will be soloists for Mahler Symphony no.2 on 23 & 24 Oct
Appointed Principal Guest Conductor of the Orquesta Sinfonica de Castilla y Leon, to succeed Vasily Petrenko from the 2014-15 season
New Zealand debut with Auckland Philharmonia, 2015
London Sinfonietta at the 2014 Sacrum Profanum Festival, Krakow. Programme to include Ligeti Chamber Concerto.
Conducting Tippett's opera The Ice Break in a new production by Graham Vick, with the CBSO, Birmingham Opera Company, Spring 2015
Four additional concerts with Orchestre National Bordeaux Aquitaine added to schedule (19-23 March)
Norwegian debut, Stavanger Symphony Orchestra, Apr 2014
Royal Opera House & Opera de Rouen co-production of Luca Francesconi's opera, Quartett. UK Premiere: ROH 2014.
Further concert with Philharmonia Orchestra, May 2014
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"Andrew Gourlay is a star in the ascendant." The Guardian, UK