Omer Meir Wellber makes his UK debut at Glyndebourne

Israeli conductor Omer Meir Wellber who just led successfully several productions at the Semperoper Dresden makes his UK debut at the Glyndebourne Festival on 18 May 2014 with the musical direction of Tchaikovsky’s “Eugene Onegin” at the rostrum of the London Philharmonic Orchestra. The opera is a revival of Graham Vick’s production from 1994. Omer Meir …

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Supporting “Save a child’s heart”

Omer Meir Wellber who became Good Will Ambassador for the non-profit organization “Save a child’s heart” in September last year looks forward to supporting the Israeli-based international organization in 2014. In the course of the past year “Save a child’s heart” saved over 252 children from 18 countries, trained 32 doctors and screened 734 children in Israel and abroad.    “Save a child’s heart” provides lifesaving cardiac …

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Omer Meir Wellber at the rostrum of the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra

In January and February 2014, Omer Meir Wellber conducts the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra in a series of eight philharmonic concerts in Tel Aviv, Jerusalem and Haifa featuring cellist Mischa Maisky. Omer Meir Wellber presents a varied program with works by Tchaikovsky, Haydn, Schumann, Ravel, Shostakovitch, Bizet and others:    24 January, 11.00 am, Jerusalem, Theatre Mozart: Symphony No. 1 Tchaikovsky: Lensky’s Aria, …

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Omer Meir Wellber at the Semperoper Dresden x 3: „Guntram“, „Ariadne auf Naxos“ & „Così fan tutte“

On the occasion of the 150th anniversary of Richard Strauss‘s birth, Omer Meir Wellber conducts two operas by the composer at the Semperoper Dresden: a concert performance of the rarely performed opera “Guntram” and a revival of “Ariadne auf Naxos”. „Guntram“ is Strauss‘ first stagework. He himself called it “an apprentice piece by a fully …

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Omer Meir Wellber conducts “Don Pasquale” in Verona

Omer Meir Wellber returns to the Orchestra dell’Arena di Verona to conduct performances of Donizetti’s “Don Pasquale” on December 13, 15, 17, 19 and 22 and a Gala concert on December 31 at the Teatro Filarmonico. Please click here for more information on “Don Pasquale” and the Gala concert.   In June 2013, Omer Meir Wellber had conducted the jubilee …

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Omer Meir Wellber returns to RAI National Symphony Orchestra

Following his successful debut in April 2012, Omer Meir Wellber returns to the Orchestra Sinfonica Nazionale della Rai Torinoon November 7 and 8. The programme features Mendelssohn’s The Hebrides, Schumann’s Cello Concerto – played by Johannes Moser – and the Symphonie Fantastique by Berlioz.   Please click here for more information.

Omer Meir Wellber becomes ambassador for “Save a child’s heart”

After visiting the humanitarian organization “Save a Child’s Heart” in July, conductor Omer Meir Wellber  committed himself to assist, promote and act as a Good Will Ambassador for the project. The Israeli-based international organization provides lifesaving cardiac surgery and treatment for children from developing countries at the Wolfson Medical Center in Holon, Israel and a training program in …

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Omer Meir Wellber conducts Verdi’s Requiem

On 1 August Omer Meir Wellber conducts Verdi’s Messa da Requiem in Martina Franca at the Festival della Valle d’Itria. The festival’s invitation follows Omer Meir Wellber’s triumphal debut in 2011. The cast will feature Teresa Romano (soprano), Michela Nardella (mezzosoprano), Giorgio Berrugi (tenor) and Gianluca Buratto (bass).