Guido Rumstadt
Territories : France + Monaco

Guido Rumstadt

Photo credit : Ludwig Olah

Territories : France + Monaco

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Photo credit : Ludwig Olah

Upcoming concerts

01/07/2017 - Bach Matthäus Passion - St Lorenz - LorenzKirche Nürnberg

05/07/2017 - Bach Matthäus Passion - St Lorenz - LorenzKirche Nürnberg

17/07/2017 - Attila - Staatstheater Nürnberg

19/07/2017 - Attila - Staatstheater Nürnberg

05/11/2017 - Die lustige Witwe - Staatstheater Nürnberg

07/11/2017 - Die lustige Witwe - Staatstheater Nürnberg

12/11/2017 - Die lustige Witwe - Staatstheater Nürnberg

24/11/2017 - Die Zauberflöte - Staatstheater Nürnberg

01/12/2017 - Die Zauberflöte - Staatstheater Nürnberg

03/12/2017 - Die Zauberflöte - Staatstheater Nürnberg

09/12/2017 - Goyo Montero - Dürer's Dog (Ballet) - Staatstheater Nürnberg

20/12/2017 - Goyo Montero - Dürer's Dog (Ballet) - Staatstheater Nürnberg

25/12/2017 - Goyo Montero - Dürer's Dog (Ballet) - Staatstheater Nürnberg

27/12/2017 - Goyo Montero - Dürer's Dog (Ballet) - Staatstheater Nürnberg

30/12/2017 - Die lustige Witwe - Staatstheater Nürnberg

08/01/2018 - Die lustige Witwe - Staatstheater Nürnberg

14/01/2018 - Otello - Staatstheater Nürnberg

20/01/2018 - Goyo Montero - Dürer's Dog (Ballet) - Staatstheater Nürnberg

21/01/2018 - Otello - Staatstheater Nürnberg

23/01/2018 - Die Zauberflöte - Staatstheater Nürnberg

26/01/2018 - Die lustige Witwe - Staatstheater Nürnberg

28/01/2018 - Goyo Montero - Dürer's Dog (Ballet) - Staatstheater Nürnberg

31/01/2018 - Goyo Montero - Dürer's Dog (Ballet) - Staatstheater Nürnberg

09/02/2018 - Goyo Montero - Dürer's Dog (Ballet) - Staatstheater Nürnberg

10/02/2018 - Otello - Staatstheater Nürnberg

23/02/2018 - Otello - Staatstheater Nürnberg

24/02/2018 - Die lustige Witwe - Staatstheater Nürnberg

15/04/2018 - La Traviata - Staatstheater Nürnberg

12/05/2018 - La Traviata - Staatstheater Nürnberg

Biography of conductor Guido Johannes Rumstadt

Guido Johannes Rumstadt was born in Heidelberg and after studies in Karlsruhe, Hamburg and Salzburg, he enjoyed a typical German career starting as Solorepetitor in Mainz, followed by Kapellmeister-positions in Karlsruhe and Wiesbaden.

1983 Guido Rumstadt founded the Schlossfestspiele Zwingenberg and kept the position of Artistic Director there until 2001; During his tenure there, he regularly conducts rarities  such as  Der Jakobiner by Dvorak, Abu Hassan by Weber, The Pilgrims from Mecca by Gluck etc…

1993 he was appointed  1. Kapellmeister with Sylvain Cambreling at Opera Frankfurt/Main and remained there 5 years…

From 1998 to 2004, he takes up the position of GMD in Regensburg.
Productions he conducted there include works of the repertory such as Les Contes d’Hoffmann, Entführung aus dem Serail, Madama Butterfly, Salomé, La Traviata, Ariadne auf Naxos , Der Rosenkavalier, Werther, but also several contemporary creations  (“Joseph Süss”, “Scherz, Satire,  irony und tiefere Bedeutung” of Detlev Glanert) and also forgotten works (creation of Walter Braunfels “Der Traum eibn Leben”).

2001, he was nominated conductor of the year by Opernwelt Magazine.

Sought after as an opera conductor, Guido Rumstadt appeared in many important Opera houses such as the English National Opera, den Norske Opera Oslo, the  Nationale Reisopera,;  He makes a highly acclaimed American debut of Madama Butterfly at the   New York City Opera. Other performances brought him to the Minnesota Opera, as well as to Seattle, at La Monnaie in Brussels , in Cologne, at the Deutsche Oper in Berlin, etc…

His breadth of musical experience includes not only opera but also ballet and symphonic repertoire and he works regularly in the orchestral field conducting the Hamburg Symphony, Philharmonic Orchestra of Essen, Heidelberger Philharmoniker, Orchestre Philharmonique de Nice, Orchestre National des Pays de la Loire, Orchestre National de Belgique;  In the UK he conducts the Ullster Orchestra in Belfast and the Hallé Orchestra at Manchester’s Bridgewater Hall...

Guido Rumstadt’s successes in recent seasons include a debut with Opera Ireland (A Florentine tragedy and Gianni Schicchi), Elektra at Angers Nantes Opera, The cunning little Vixen at the Grand Théâtre de Genève, Hänsel und Gretel at the Nationale Reisopera.

During the 2007/2008 season  Guido Rumstadt began his tenure as Principal Conductor of the  Staatstheater  Nürnberg and in 2009 he was appointed in addition as Ordentlicher Professor for conducting at the  Musikhochschule Nürnberg.