Ben GLASSBERG, Conductor
Bruno DELEPELAIRE, Violoncello（1st solo cello of the Berlin Philharmonic）
Ben GLASSBERG (Conductor)
Following his debut at the Glyndebourne Festival in 2017, Ben has returned frequently to the festival. Since 2019, he is Principal Conductor of the Glyndebourne Tour. In the 19/20 season, Ben also conducted the complete Mozart/Da Ponte trilogy at La Monnaie and enjoyed symphonic debuts with the London Philharmonic Orchestra, BBC Symphony Orchestra. Upcoming highlights also include a return to La Monnaie to conduct a new production of The Turn of the Screw, as well as symphonic debuts with Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra and the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra.
Bruno DELEPELAIRE (Violoncello)
As a soloist he has played with the Orchestre philharmonique de Nice, the Aalborg Symphony Orchestra, the Berliner Barocksolisten, the Santa Cecilia Orquesta, the Bayerische Kammerphilharmonie, Stavanger Symphony Orchestra, Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra. He plays regularly as a chamber musician with the Cavatine Quartet, the Berlin Piano Quartet, and the 12 Cellists of the Berlin Philharmonic.
He started cello with Erwan Fauré, and later with Philippe Muller at the Paris Conservatory, Jens-Peter Maintz at the University for the arts Berlin, and Ludwig Quandt at the Karajan Academy of the Berlin Philharmonic.
Bruno plays a cello made by Matteo Goffriller, on a generous loan from the Karolina Blaberg Foundation.