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11.02.16
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BBCSO/Weilerstein review - Dean's Hamlet 'diffraction' whets the appetite
The Guardian
03.05.16
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Weilerstein, Milwaukee Symphony deliver an engaging performance
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
02.27.16
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San Diego Symphony 'refreshingly unusual' under Weilerstein
San Diego Union-Tribune
12.11.15
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Review: Naples Philharmonic plays new commission, old classic
Naples Daily News
10.25.15
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Guest conductor Joshua Weilerstein leads BSO in a fine concert
The Washington Post
04.09.15
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Joshua Weilerstein leads refreshing DSO concert
Dallas Morning Times
01.10.15
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Pianist Stephen Hough, Grand Rapids Symphony: Uncomfortable to watch, but pleasant to hear Dvorak concerto
MLive
11.20.14
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American conductor Joshua Weilerstein is appointed the new Artistic Director of the Orchestre de Chambre de Lausanne.
09.25.14
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Review: Joshua Weilerstein
Ziarul Financiar
08.06.14
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Balsom, Karadaglic a cool match at Hollywood Bowl
Los Angeles Times
07.21.11
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JOSHUA WEILERSTEIN AND CASE SCAGLIONE NAMED NEW YORK PHILHARMONIC ASSISTANT CONDUCTORS FOR THE 2011–12 SEASON
The New York Philharmonic
08.11.10
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The Los Angeles Philharmonic Association Announces Conductors Selected for 2010/11 Dudamel Fellowship Program
Los Angeles Philharmonic
05.17.09
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NEC’s Joshua Weilerstein ’09 Wins Malko Competition for Young Conductors

Joshua Weilerstein is Artistic Director of the Orchestre de Chambre de Lausanne, beginning his tenure in 2015/16. With a repertoire ranging from Gesualdo to Rouse, he is committed to bringing new audiences into the concert hall and creating a natural dialogue between musicians and their public.

Highlights of the 15/16 season include debuts with the Milwaukee Symphony, San Diego Symphony, Naples Philharmonic, Calgary Philharmonic, Melbourne Symphony, Philharmonia Orchestra, Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen, SWR Stuttgart, and Lahti Symphony. He returns to the Baltimore, Vancouver, BBC, and Danish National Symphony Orchestras; the Royal Liverpool, Oslo, and Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestras; Deutsche Radio Philharmonie, and the Orchestre National de Lyon. In addition, he takes the Orchestre de Chambre de Lausanne on a four-city tour of Germany. In summer 2015, Weilerstein made his debut with the NHK Symphony (Tokyo) and conducted the New York Philharmonic at Bravo! Vail, along with engagements at the Aspen and Breckenridge Music Festivals.

 

Weilerstein’s career was launched when he won the Malko Competition in 2009. From 2011-2014 he served as Assistant Conductor of the New York Philharmonic, and he has since rapidly become one of the most sought-after young conductors in the world. Weilerstein believes fundamentally in the importance of music education and previously served as concertmaster of Discovery Ensemble, a Boston-based chamber orchestra dedicated to presenting classical music to inner-city schools ... read full bio