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05.12.15
Christoph Eschenbach, Leonidas Kavakos
Kavakos and Eschenbach combine to put on an inspired recital
The Washington Post
01.27.14
David Alan Miller, Christoph Eschenbach, Minnesota Orchestra , Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir , William Burden, John Del Carlo
CONGRATULATIONS 2014 GRAMMY WINNERS
12.09.13
Donald Runnicles, Yefim Bronfman, Christoph Eschenbach, Ravi Shankar, Leonidas Kavakos, Minnesota Orchestra , Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir , Ian Bostridge, New York Polyphony
CONGRATULATIONS TO THE OPUS 3 ARTISTS NOMINATED FOR A 2014 GRAMMY
Grammy.com
06.21.12
Christoph Eschenbach
NSO and Eschenbach enjoying belated honeymoon
Washington Post
11.21.09
Osvaldo Golijov, David Robertson, Christoph Eschenbach
The ten best classical albums of the Noughties
The Times (London)
08.02.09
Christoph Eschenbach, Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg
Public and private Shostakovich both given their due at Ravinia
Chicago Classical Review
09.26.08
Christoph Eschenbach
Christoph Eschenbach appointed Music Director of the Kennedy Center and Music Director of the National Symphony Orchestra
Associated Press
09.17.08
Yefim Bronfman, Christoph Eschenbach, Alisa Weilerstein, Philadelphia Orchestra , Chanticleer
A No-Show, a Young Star, and a Mercurial Russian Maestro
New York Sun

Christoph Eschenbach, Music Director of both the National Symphony Orchestra and the John F. KennedyCenter for the Performing Arts, is in great demand by the finest orchestras and opera houses the world over.

Now in his sixth season with the NSO and Kennedy Center, he has, during his tenure thus far, taken the NSO on two international tours, the Americas Tour 2012 and the Europe/Oman Tour 2013, earning great acclaim the ninecountries visited.  A third international tour is scheduled for February. He and the NSO have also performed together at Carnegie Hall. In addition to the European tour, this season with the NSO includes two worldpremieres of commissioned works from American composers Tobias Picker and Sean Shepherd, thecontinuation of Mahler Explored. Maestro Eschenbach continues to appear as pianist on the Fortas Chamber Music Concerts and on other Kennedy Center series ... read full bio