OBE for Karel Mark Chichon
Many congratulations to Karel Mark Chichon, who has been awarded an OBE by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, for services to music.
Maestro Chichon is the Co-Founder and Artistic Director of the Gibraltar Philharmonic Society and was awarded the OBE for services to music and culture in Gibraltar. He has conducted some of the world’s leading orchestras and, through him, Gibraltar has welcomed some of the top internationally acclaimed performers.
Mo Chichon currently holds the illustrious positions of Chief Conductor of the SWR Deutsche Radio Philharmonie Saarbrücken Kaiserslautern and Chief Conductor & Artistic Director of the Latvian National Symphony Orchestra. His future engagements include productions at the Vienna State Opera and the Metropolitan Opera New York, amongst many others.