Miguel del Aguila Recording Now Available

Dirk’s recording with the Augusta Symphony of the Orchestral Works by composer Miguel del Aguila is now available on the Albani Label. It can be streamed on all platforms and purchased through the regular channels.

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Dirk Meyer

Dirk Meyer

Conductor

German conductor DIRK MEYER is Music Director of the Augusta Symphony (GA), as well as the Duluth Superior Symphony Orchestra and the Lyric Opera of the North in Minnesota.

First Prize Winner of The American Prize in orchestral conducting Meyer has guest conducted many orchestras, including the Toronto and Edmonton Symphony Orchestras in Canada, the Phoenix Symphony Orchestra, the Orlando Philharmonic, the Symphony Orchestras of Springfield and Missouri, as well as the Naples Philharmonic and the Florida Orchestra. He has also collaborated with some of today's leading artists, including Jan Lisiecki, Lynn Harrell, Peter Serkin and Christine Brewer.

As a champion for orchestral music he has created many new concert experiences that include multimedia formats, as well as collaborations of all kinds. Among his latest endeavors is the recording of five orchestral works by Uruguayan-American composer Miguel del Aguila, in collaboration with Peermusic Classical. In October 2017 his efforts in the field of innovating the orchestral experience were recognized by the Depot Foundation with their Arts & Culture Initiative Award.

Meyer is also the author of Chamber Orchestra and Ensemble Repertoire. A Catalog of Modern Music and has led many world and U.S. premiers, including works by Arvo Pärt, Jonathan Leshnoff, Miguel del Aguila and Joby Talbot.

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UPCOMING PERFORMANCES

2022

Lyric Opera of the North

Humperdinck: Hänsel und Gretel

Marshall Auditorium, UMD

June 9 and 11 2022

 

SEASON 2022/2023

9/24                DSSO                       

Hailstork: An American Port of Call

Korngold: Violin Concerto (Erin Aldridge, violin)

Brahms: Symphony No.1


9/30                ASO

Hailstork: An American Port of Call                  

Rachmaninoff: Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini (Joyce Yang, piano)

Franck: Symphony in d


10/15&16       DSSO

Ibert: Homage a Mozart

Price: Violin Concerto No.1 (Bella Hristova, violin)

Rautavaara: Cantus Arcticus

 Mozart: Symphony No.36 (Linz)


11/5                DSSO

Vaughan Williams: Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis

Tippett: A Child of Our Time


10/20              ASO

Broadway Tonight


11/11              ASO

Coleridge Taylor: Othello Suite

Elgar: Cello Concerto (Gabriel Martins, cello)

Brahms: Symphony No.4


11/17              ASO

The Music of Elton John with Michael Cavanaugh


12/3                DSSO

Holiday Spectacular

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Meyer Catalog

Chamber Orchestra & Ensemble Repertoire

Chamber Orchestra and Ensemble Repertoire provides conductors, music administrators and librarians with the complete performance information of almost 4000 pieces by more than 1100 composers. 

“A must! This wonderful tool comes as a very helpful companion for programming and researching repertoire for chamber orchestra”. 

Ludovic Morlot, Conductor

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