Evan Rogister is the newly appointed Principal Conductor of Washington National Opera and the Kennedy Center Opera House Orchestra.  A dual citizen of the United States and Germany, Evan Rogister enjoys meaningful artistic partnerships on both sides of the Atlantic.  From 2018 to 2021, Rogister will lead Göteborg Opera's first-ever complete cycle of Wagner's Der Ring des Nibelungen, beginning this fall with Das Rheingold and culminating in 2021-the 400th Anniversary of the city of Göteborg -with Götterdämmerung.  In the 2018/2019 season, Evan also leads two projects with l'Orchestre National du Capitole de Toulouse-conducting their series of New Year's concerts and a new production of Strauss's Ariadne auf Naxos-returns to the Deutsche Oper Berlin for Wagner's Rienzi and leads concerts with the Norrköping Symphony Orchestra. 

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