Orchestras

Staatskapelle Dresden

Introduction

Founded by Prince Elector Moritz von Sachsen in 1548, the Staatskapelle Dresden is one of the oldest orchestras in the world and steeped in tradition. Askonas Holt has enjoyed a long touring history with the Orchestra – highlights include performances in the USA, China, Korea, Edinburgh and 2016 marked the Staatskapelle Dresden’s return to the BBC Proms with their Principal Conductor, Christian Thielemann.


Introduction

Founded by Prince Elector Moritz von Sachsen in 1548, the Staatskapelle Dresden is one of the oldest orchestras in the world and steeped in tradition. Askonas Holt has enjoyed a long touring history with the Orchestra – highlights include performances in the USA, China, Korea, Edinburgh and 2016 marked the Staatskapelle Dresden’s return to the BBC Proms with their Principal Conductor, Christian Thielemann.