Mariss Jansons
conductor

Mariss Jansons

  • January 14, 1953 Riga (Latvia) - November 30, 2019

Biography

Mariss Jansons became the sixth principal conductor of the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra in September 2004. Since 1988, he has appeared on several occasions as a guest conductor in Amsterdam. Born in Latvia and resident in St. Petersburg, Mr Jansons was chief conductor of the Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra from 1979 to 2000, during which time he raised the orchestra’s standing to international level. He subsequently held the post of music director with the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra to equal success. He has been principal conductor of the Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks in Munich since September 2003, a post he combines with his position at the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra.

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The 2016 Vienna Philharmonic New Year's Concert
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Mariss Jansons conducts Mahler, Copland, Bartók, Padding — With Thomas Hampson
Mariss Jansons conducts Mahler, Copland, Bartók, Padding — With Thomas Hampson

Mariss Jansons's farewell concert with the Roya...

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Mariss Jansons conducts the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra — With Janine Jansen, Thomas Hampson and Lang Lang
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The 2012 Vienna Philharmonic New Year's Concert
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Karajan, or Beauty As I See It
Karajan, or Beauty As I See It

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Mariss Jansons rehearses Bartók's Suite from The Miraculous Mandarin
Mariss Jansons rehearses Bartók's Suite from The Miraculous Mandarin

Mariss Jansons in Rehearsal with the Oslo Philh...

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Mariss Jansons conducts Bruckner and Haydn
Mariss Jansons conducts Bruckner and Haydn

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Paths Through The Labyrinth, a portrait of Krzysztof Penderecki
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Master Class with Mariss Jansons (II/II)
Master Class with Mariss Jansons (II/II)

Shostakovich's Symphony No. 5 — With the Royal ...

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Mariss Jansons conducts Richard Strauss
Mariss Jansons conducts Richard Strauss

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Music is the language of the heart and soul
Music is the language of the heart and soul

A Portrait of Mariss Jansons

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Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk, The Tragedy of Katerina Ismailova
Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk, The Tragedy of Katerina Ismailova

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Mariss Jansons conducts Mahler and Dvořák — With Thomas Hampson
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Mariss Jansons conducts Mozart — With Emmanuel Pahud
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Mariss Jansons and Hilary Hahn perform Weber, Shostakovich and Dvořák
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Mariss Jansons conducts Bruckner and Beethoven
Mariss Jansons conducts Bruckner and Beethoven

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Master Class with Mariss Jansons (I/II)
Master Class with Mariss Jansons (I/II)

Berlioz's Symphonie fantastique — With the Roya...

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Hector Berlioz, The Symphonie Fantastique
Hector Berlioz, The Symphonie Fantastique

Discovering Masterpieces of Classical Music

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Mariss Jansons conducts encores — With Vadim Repin
Mariss Jansons conducts encores — With Vadim Repin

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Rodion Shchedrin: Concerto Cantabile for violin and string orchestra
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Joseph Haydn, "Surprise" Symphony
Joseph Haydn, "Surprise" Symphony

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