Guest ArtistsCase Scaglione, conductor

American conductor Case Scaglione has impressed orchestras across the globe with his sensitive and thoughtful music-making. The 2017-18 season sees him make concert debuts with the Oulu Symphony Orchestra, Brussels Philharmonic, Ulster Orchestra and the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra. He also returns to the Orchestre national d'Île-de-France, Kristiansand Symfoniorkester, Sacramento Philharmonic and Rzeszow Philharmonic Orchestra, as well as Brno Philharmonic Orchestra.

Following his critically acclaimed debut in Germany with the Württembergisches Kammerorchester Heilbronn in June 2016, Case Scaglione was named the Orchestra’s new Chief Conductor in July 2017, going into effect September 2018. In recent years, he has worked with, among others, Orchestre Philharmonique du Luxembourg, Orchestre de Chambre de Lausanne, Luzerner Sinfonieorchester, Tampere Philharmonic, Orquesta Sinfónica Nacional de Colombia and Bilkent Symphony Orchestra. Among the soloists were artists such as Joshua Bell, Yulianna Avdeeva, Jean-Efflam Bavouzet, Behzod Abduraimov and Khatia Buniatishvili.

In the US and Canada, Mr. Scaglione’s previous engagements have included the New York Philharmonic, Dallas, Phoenix, Detroit and Baltimore symphony orchestras, Calgary Philharmonic and Winnipeg Symphony orchestras. In Asia he has led concerts with the China Philharmonic Orchestra as well as Shanghai and Guangzhou symphony orchestras, in addition to regular returns to the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra.

Formerly the Associate Conductor with the New York Philharmonic, Case Scaglione was previously the Music Director of the Young Musicians Foundation Debut Orchestra of Los Angeles (2008-11); he was the driving force behind the artistic growth and diversification of the organization, founding their educational outreach initiative, “360° Music.”