PHOTO ALBUM

  • 2016 began with the launch of our long-term partnership with pianist Mitsuko Uchida, with a focus on Mozart's piano concertos.

    © Geoffroy Schied

  • Conductor Laureate Daniel Harding leading the annual MCO Academy project, this time featuring Mahler's Second Symphony.

    © Sonja Werner

  • Beatrice Muthelet and Anna Puig Torné rehearsing George Benjamin's "Viola, Viola" with the composer.

    © Geoffroy Schied

  • Touring Europe with the semi-staged version of George Benjamin's "Written on Skin" under the baton of the composer, here at Konzerthaus Dortmund.

    © Pascal Amos Rest

  • Artistic Partner Isabelle Faust, Julia-Maria Kretz (second violin), Beatrice Muthelet (viola) and Jens Peter Maintz (cello) rehearsing Schumann's String Quartet op. 41 no. 1 at Festival de Pâques in Aix-en-Provence.

    © Geoffroy Schied

  • Peter Whelan (Principal Bassoon), Chiara Santi (Bassoon) and Sebastian Posch (Horn) performing chamber music outdoors in Aix-en-Provence.

    © Geoffroy Schied

  • "Feel the Music" during our residency at Festival Katowice Kultura Natura in Poland.

    © Miriam Hoffmann

  • "Bye Bye Beethoven", an innovative staged production, with Patricia Kopatchinskaja at Radialsystem Berlin.

    © Marc Beckmann

  • Daniele Gatti rehearsing Beethoven's Ninth Symphony in Ferrara, for his first concerts as the MCO's Artistic Advisor.

    © Geoffroy Schied

  • Artistic Advisor Daniele Gatti sharing a light moment with Johannes Lörstad (Principal Second Violin) and José Vicente Castello (Principal Horn) in Ferrara.

    © Geoffroy Schied

  • Christian Heubes (second violin) in an orchestra coaching session with the Filarmónica Joven de Colombia in Colombia.

    © Filarmónica Joven de Colombia

  • Performing with Barbara Hannigan as Conductor and soloist at this year's Lucerne Festival.

    © Peter Fischli

  • Stage Manager Matthias Mayr and Project Manager Hélène Delanglez discussing logistics in between rehearsals in Merano.

    © Geoffroy Schied

  • Unforgettable memories from our concerts with Pekka Kuusisto at the Merano Festival and Beethovenfest Bonn.

    © Geoffroy Schied

  • Katarzyna Wozniakowska (second violin) in conversation with Mitsuko Uchida in between rehearsals in Sapporo.

    © Geoffroy Schied

  • A busy street scene from Tokyo.

    © Geoffroy Schied

  • Sharing the stage with Mitsuko Uchida at Tokyo's Suntory Hall as part of our residency celebrating Suntory Hall's 30th anniversary.

    © Suntory Hall

  • Performing with Mitsuko Uchida to sold-out audiences in Amsterdam's Concertgebouw on a tour to major cities in Europe.

    © Geoffroy Schied

  • MCO Concertmaster Matthew Truscott and Michael Hoffmann-Becking, Chairman of the MCO Foundation, in conversation after our concert with Mitsuko Uchida at Konzerthaus Berlin.

    © Geoffroy Schied

  • Artistic Partner Isabelle Faust and Julia-Maria Kretz (second violin) warming up backstage at Philharmonie Essen for our final tour of the year.

    © Geoffroy Schied

  • rehearsing at Konzerthaus Dortmund, during our MCO Academy Project in FEbruary.

    © Sonja Werner

  • sharing a light moment with MCO musicians and Academists during rehearsals.

    © Sonja werner

  • Performing Mahler's Second Symphony at Konzerthaus Dortmund as part of our annual MCO Academy project.

    © Petra Coddington

  • Leading the MCO and Håkan Hardenberger in a performance of Mark-Anthony Turnage's "HÅKAN" at the Ravenna Festival in June.

    © Zani Casadio

  • Conducting the MCO in a performance of Beethoven's Fourth Symphony at the Ravenna Festival in June.

    © Zani Casadio

  • Encouraging Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing children to conduct the orchestra in our "feel the Music" programme at Konzerthaus Dortmund in October.

    © Pascal Amos Rest

  • Rehearsing Mozart's three final symphonies with the MCO at Konzerthaus Dortmund in the presence of deaf and hard-of-hearing children, participants of "feel the Music".

    © Pascal Amos Rest

  • Teodor Currentzis conducts the MCO's inaugural "Radiale Nacht" at Berlin's Radialsystem (2011)

    © Holger Talinski

  • The MCO on tour with Teodor Currentzis in Cartagena (2015)

    © Mahler Chamber Orchestra

  • Isabelle Faust rehearses with MCO musicians (2016)

    © Geoffroy Schied

  • Isabelle Faust and MCO musicians in between rehearsals (2016)

    © Geoffroy Schied

  • Isabelle Faust and the MCO acknowledge post-concert applause at Festival de Pâques (2016)

    © Caroline Doutre

  • Artistic Partner and Advisor Daniele Gatti shares a light moment with MCO musicians in Ferrara (2016)

    © Geoffroy Schied

  • Daniele Gatti and the MCO in concert in Torino (2016)

    © Pasquale Juzzolino

  • Daniele Gatti and the MCO in concert in Brescia (2016)

    © Geoffroy Schied

  • Mitsuko Uchida and the MCO in Barcelona (2013)

    © May Zircus

  • Mitsuko Uchida and the MCO in Barcelona (2013)

    © May Zircus

  • Mitsuko Uchida and the MCO share a light moment during rehearsals in Alicante (2016)

    © Geoffroy Schied

  • Starting the year in Cartagena, Columbia – here with Avi Avital

    © MCO

  • Masterclasses in Cartagena

    © Geoffroy Schied

  • First concert of our Beethoven symphonies cycle with Daniele Gatti

    © Marco Caselli Nirmal

  • MCO Academy with Heinz Holliger, live on TV in Cologne

    © Daniela Pasdzierny

  • Icy winter in New York City

    © Geoffroy Schied

  • With Leif Ove Andsnes at Carnegie Hall, New York

    © Pete Checcia

  • Chamber Music at the Jazz Club Ferrara

    © Geoffroy Schied

  • A spring night in Hong Kong

    © Matthias Mayr

  • Feel the Music with deaf children in Hong Kong

    © zVg

  • Feel the Music school workshop in Hong Kong

    © Miriam Hoffmann

  • Ovations after the concert in Tokyo

    © Hirofumi Isaka

  • Stage manager Matthias and tour manager Daniela after the spring Asia tour

    © Hirofumi Isaka

  • Rain of flowers after the concert in Reggio Emilia

    © Geoffroy Schied

  • Taking a break at Aldeburgh Festival

    © Geoffroy Schied

  • Applause for composer-conductor George Benjamin in Aldeburgh

    © Geoffroy Schied

  • Leif Ove Andsnes playing the percussion in the encore in Bodø

    © Henrik Dvergsdal

  • Northern Norway in the middle of the night

    © Geoffroy Schied

  • Henja Semmler and Matthew Truscott at the BBC Proms

    © Geoffroy Schied

  • Grand finale of the Beethoven Journey with Leif Ove Andsnes at the BBC Proms

    © Paco Varoch

  • Mark Hampson warming up to perform in the Dolomites

    © Daniela Pasdzierny

  • Spectacular setting at the festival Suoni delle Dolomiti

    © Daniela Pasdzierny

  • Chamber music up in the mountains

    © Daniela Pasdzierny

  • LUCERNE FESTIVAL in Summer

    © Geoffroy Schied

  • Chiara Santi and Emma Schied backstage at KKL Lucerne

    © Geoffroy Schied

  • Andreas Klein, Delphine Tissot and Christopher Dicken

    © Geoffroy Schied

  • US Stage Premiere of George Benjamin’s "Written on Skin" in New York

    © Richard Termine

  • Advert for the concert with Esa-Pekka Salonen in Shanghai

    © Geoffroy Schied

  • Naomi Peters backstage in Ferrara on the LFO tour

    © Geoffroy Schied/LUCERNE FESTIVAL

  • Martha Argerich and Andris Nelsons ready to enter the stage in Ferrara

    © Geoffroy Schied/LUCERNE FESTIVAL

  • Mahler Chamber Orchestra 2015

    © Molina Visuals

  • Well Done

    © Geoffroy Schied

  • Delphine Tissot

    © Geoffroy Schied

  • Cellos in solidarity

    © Geoffroy Schied

  • Double basses checking in at the airport

    © Geoffroy Schied

  • In between rehearsals in Ferrara

    © Geoffroy schied

  • Mette Tjaerby Korneliusen

    © Geoffroy Schied

  • A joyful reunion

    © Geoffroy Schied

  • Backstage in Ferrara

    © Deniz Saylan

  • Sharing a laugh

    © Marc Beckmann

  • Chiara Santi

    © Holger Talinski

  • Warming up backstage at Radialsystem Berlin

    © Marc Beckmann

  • Warming up at Konzerthaus Berlin

    © Holger Talinski

  • Chiara Tonelli

    © Deniz Saylan

  • backstage discussion in Paris

    © Geoffroy Schied

  • Recording the second album

    © Holger Talinski

  • Interview at New York Carnegie Hall

    © Geoffroy Schied

  • Lucerne Festival 2014

    © Priska Ketterer

  • Beethovenfest Bonn 2014

    © Holger Talinski

  • Leif Ove Andsnes and Matthew Truscott

    © Geoffroy Schied