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Nuno Coelho
Nuno Coelho


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About Nuno

Chief Conductor and Artistic Director: Orquesta Sinfónica del Principado de Asturias

Nuno has been Chief Conductor of Spain’s Orquesta Sinfónica del Principado de Asturias since October 2022.

In addition to concerts in Oviedo, the 23/24 season sees him debut with the Netherlands Radio Philharmonic, Frankfurt's hr-Sinfonieorchester, Orquestra Sinfônica de São Paulo and Orchestre Philharmonique Royal de Liège, and return to the Orchestre Philharmonique du Luxembourg and Gulbenkian Orchestra. Further ahead, he returns to Antwerp Symphony, Tampere Philharmonic and Orquesta Nacional de España, and debuts with Stavanger Symphony and Minnesota Orchestra.

Highlights of the last two seasons have included concerts with the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, BBC Scottish Symphony, Helsinki Philharmonic, Dresden Philharmonie, Staatsorchester Hannover, Gävle Symfoniorkester, Malmö Symphony, Residentie Orkest, Orchestre philharmonique de Strasbourg, Orquesta Sinfonica de Galicia and Orquestra Simfónica de Barcelona.

Nuno has conducted productions of La traviata, Cavalleria rusticana, Rusalka and Manon. In November 2022 he conducted his own staging of José Saramago’s reimagining of Don Giovanni at the Gulbenkian, having previously conducted their semi-staging of Così fan tutte the previous season.

Nuno won First Prize at the 2017 Cadaqués International Conducting Competition. He was a Los Angeles Philharmonic Dudamel Fellow between 2018-19 and stepped in for Bernard Haitink that same season to debut with the Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks.

Nuno is based in Vienna
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Season Highlights

Oct 2023
Sala São Paulo
Nuno Da Rocha: Inferno Mozart: Symphony No.36 R. Strauss: Till Eulenspiegels lustige Streiche Orquestra Sinfônica do Estado de São Paulo
Nov 2023
Auditorio Nacional, Madrid
Ravel: Valses nobles et sentimentales R. Strauss: Rosenkavalier Suite Orquesta Nacional de España
Dec 2023
Konserthus, Helsingborg
Unsuk Chin: Subito con forza Hillborg: Cello Concerto Dvořák: Symphony No. 6 Amalia Stalheim (cello) Helsingborg Symphony