Conductor

Stephan Zilias

Kapellmeister at Deutsche Oper Berlin (2019/20)

General Music Director at Staatsoper Hannover (from 2020/21)

“Stephan Zilias is rightly celebrated for saving the premiere. The ovations for the whole cast knew no end.”
“Stephan Zilias wird zurecht gefeiert, da er die Premiere übernommen hat. Der Jubel für das gesamte Ensemble wollte nicht enden“
BR Klassik Radio, 29. 01. 2019

© Simon Pauly

Introduction

Stephan Zilias previously held conducting positions at Mainz Opera, Theater Lüneburg and Bonn Opera before being appointed Kapellmeister at the Deutsche Oper Berlin in 2018.

This season will see Stephan conduct performances of Don Giovanni, La Traviata, Die Zauberflöte, Die Fledermaus, Nabucco and Langgaard’s Antikrist in Berlin. He will also make first appearances conducting at the Savonlinna Opera Festival (Carmen), Leipzig Opera (Il barbiere di Siviglia), and at Hannover Opera (Salome).

He returns to conduct symphonic concerts with the Beethoven Orchestra Bonn and with the Hannover Opera Orchestra.

For more information, please contact Henry Lindsay. 


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Performance Schedule

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    19:30 11 Apr 2020 Deutsche Oper Berlin, BERLIN

    WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART Die Zauberflöte

    Condcutor: Stephan Zilias
    Chorus: Chor der Deutschen Oper Berlin
    Orchestra: Orchester der Deutschen Oper Berlin
    Pamina: Jacquelyn Stucker
    Papagena: Meechot Marrero
    Papageno: Simon Pauly
    Sarastro: Ante Jerkunica
    Tamino: Andrei Danilov

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    19:30 17 Apr 2020 Deutsche Oper Berlin, BERLIN

    RUED LANGGAARD Antikrist

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    19:30 24 Apr 2020 Deutsche Oper Berlin, BERLIN

    RUED LANGGAARD Antikrist

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    19:30 27 May 2020 Deutsche Oper Berlin, BERLIN

    WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART Die Zauberflöte

    Conductor: Stephan Zilias
    Chorus: Chor der Deutschen Oper Berlin
    Orchestra: Orchester der Deutschen Oper Berlin
    Pamina: Jacquelyn Stucker
    Papagena: Meechot Marrero
    Papageno: Philipp Jekal
    Queen of the Night: Antonina Vesenina
    Sarastro: Tobias Kehrer
    Tamino: Matthew Newlin

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    19:30 06 Jun 2020 Deutsche Oper Berlin, BERLIN

    GIUSEPPE VERDI Nabucco

    Conductor: Stephan Zilias
    Chorus: Chor der Deutschen Oper Berlin
    Orchestra: Orchester der Deutschen Oper Berlin
    Nabucco: George Gagnidze
    Ismaele: Attilio Glaser
    Zaccaria: Andreas Bauer Kanabas
    Abigaille: Liudmyla Monastyrska
    Fenena: Vasilisa Berzhanskaya
    High priest of Baal: Byung Gil Kim
    Abdallo: Gideon Poppe

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    19:30 13 Jun 2020 Deutsche Oper Berlin, BERLIN

    GIUSEPPE VERDI Nabucco

    Conductor: Stephan Zilias
    Chorus: Chor der Deutschen Oper Berlin
    Orchestra: Orchester der Deutschen Oper Berlin
    Nabucco: George Gagnidze
    Ismaele: Attilio Glaser
    Zaccaria: Andreas Bauer Kanabas
    Abigaille: Liudmyla Monastyrska
    Fenena: Vasilisa Berzhanskaya
    High priest of Baal: Byung Gil Kim
    Abdallo: Gideon Poppe

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    19:00 03 Jul 2020 Savonlinna Opera Festival, SAVONLINNA

    GEORGES BIZET Carmen

Press

 
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    29 Jan 19 Venera Gimadieva 'SONNAMBULA' Deutsche Oper Berlin
    Berlin

    “Zilias conducted the excellent Deutsche Oper Chorus, Orchestra and soloists with assurance and underscored the bel canto melodies for which Bellini is known.“

    Zenaida des Aubris, Bachtrack