Bernhard Gueller
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Gueller is a versatile conductor, well known for his love of contemporary music as well as the classical, romantic and 20th century repertoire.



BAROQUE, CLASSICAL AND ROMANTIC

Gueller is at home conducting all repertoire, and is noted for the artistry and finesse he brings to smaller works as well as the excitement he brings to the big ones.  He is an acknowledged Bruckner and Mahler expert.

CONTEMPORARY

With a reputation for his mastery of contemporary works, Gueller has commissioned several concerti for Symphony Nova Scotia. These include a concerto for accordion, for oboe,  tabla and piano. He takes pleasure in conducting new music concerts in Halifax in particular. 

 

MULTIMEDIA

Gueller has conducted a multimedia presentation of Holst's The Planets in Cape Town and Halifax.


OPERA AND BALLET

He is also a respected opera and ballet conductor, having conducted La Traviata and a concert version of Elektra with the Cape Town Philharmonic Orchestra and the ballet Romeo and Juliet with Symphony Nova Scotia, along with productions of The Nutcracker each Christmas.

 

OUTDOOR CONCERTS

With the Nuremberg Symphony Orchestra, he conducted several open-air concerts that attracted up to 70 000 people each.


POPS

Gueller conducts light classics and pops concerts, from the KFM Pops in Cape Town to Queen and Abba a in Halifax.

 

PREMIERES

He has  given the first performance of works by composers such as the German composer Werner Egt and is the dedicatee of works on three continents.

 
TALKS

Gueller is well known for the wit and wisdom he brings to his talks from the podium.