Sergi Roca Bru
With strong musical intuition and honest, authentic interpretations Sergi Roca Bru has made a name for himself as an emerging young conductor. Those who know him, know an energetic and passionate artist with great capability to inspire his colleagues and move his audiences.
Roca Bru appointed 1. Kapellmeister and substitute General Music Director at the Schleswig-Holsteinisches Landestheater, Flensburg
The appointment occured after a selection process consisting of two rounds and the performance of the running production of Tosca at the opera Flensburg in November 2022.
Roca Bru has signed for the next two seasons and will conduct a wide range of symphonic, operatic, ballet and musical productions. The Schleswig-Holsteinisches Landestheater
is one of three public theatres in the land of Schleswig-Holstein (along with Kiel and Lübeck). It has an orchestra with 64 musicians, a soloist ensemble, a choir, a ballet ensemble, an acting ensemble as well as a section for puppet theatre. It performs in cities such as Flensburg, Rendsburg, Schleswig and
Neumünster, and it is the cultural lighthouse of this north German region.
Premiere: La vie parisienne in Kiel
January the 21st is the day. One of Offenbach's most excellent and successful operetas will be premiered in Kiel in the original version from 1866. It is the first performance in Germany of this recently rediscovered version and the second production worldwide after Paris 2021
Concert week with the Youth Orchestra of the land Schleswig-Holstein
Sergi Roca Bru will conduct the spring concerts of LJO-Schleswig-Holstein. The orchestra consisting of 90 skilled musicians between 14 and 25 years old will perfom music by Brahms, Sibelius and Grøndahl along with trombone soloist: Ann Kathrin Strehmel.
Madama Butterfly at Fundació Òpera Catalunya
After the successful production of Puccini's Tosca in 2021 Sergi Roca Bru will conduct again at the Fundació Òpera Catalunya. Premiere is taking place on February the 15th 2023 at Teatre "La Faràndula" in Sabadell. The tour includes 14 performances in 12 catalan cities such as Barcelona, LLeida, Tarragona, Manresa, Girona and Reus.
Double Verdi Debut
Within two weeks Sergi Roca Bru has made his debuts of Verdi's late masterpieces, "Aida" and "Otello" at the Opera Kiel.
The cast included outsanding international artists such as Andeka Gorrotxategi (Otello), Antonio Palombi (Radmès), Agnieska Hauzer (Aida and Desdemona), Dario Solari (Jago and Amonasro) and Maria Gulik (Amneris)
Book release: "Conversando con..."
by Marisa de Prada and Ana Nasarre
Compilation of interviews with artists of the operatic world featuring their personal live, their artistic approach such as experiences and opinions about a musician live.
Among many other artists you will find conversations with Sara Blanch, José Cura, Diana Damrau, Elina Ganaca, Mirna Lacambra, Àngel Òdena, Michael Barenboim, Gautier Capuçon, Jordi Savall and Sergi Roca
Symphoniker Hamburg - jump in
After main conductor last minute cancellation, Roca Bru jumped in for a rehearsal of Richard Strauss' Don Quichotte with Symphoniker Hamburg prepearing the symphonic concert featuring Misha Maisky and conductor Han-na Chang