As new announced first Kapellmeister at Bonn Opera House Hermes Helfricht will conduct premieres of Viktor Ullmann’s Kaiser von Atlantis, Leoš Janáček’s The Makropulos Affair and a concert version of Ponchielli’s La Gioconda.
Other operas include Die Zauberflöte, Lohengrin and Hänsel und Gretel.
He will give his debut with Bremen Philharmonic Orchestra in August ’18 and will continue the collaboration in May next year.
In October 2018 Helfricht is invited to conduct concerts of the StateYouthOrchestra Schleswig-Holstein with works by Debussy, Dvorak and Elgar.
Furthermore he will lead concerts of State Philharmonic Rheinland-Pfalz, the Württemberg Philharmonic Reutlingen and Beethoven Orchestra Bonn.