Upcoming Events

Stewart Copeland & Metropole Orchestra – CANCELLED

Date: 2020-08-22

Time: 20:00-22:20

Location: Concertgebouw, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS.

Hans Ek conducts a concert with Stewart Copeland – founder and drummer of The Police – and Metropole Orchestra in the Concertgebouw in Amsterdam.

This concert will be an evening bursting with The Police’s biggest hits including Roxanne, Don’t Stand To Close To Me and Message in a Bottle sung by a four singers and Metropole Orkest as well as hand-picked highlights from Copeland’s other hits.

Eva Dahlgren – live with the Tampere Philharmonic Orchestra

Date: 2020-10-09

Time: 19:00

Location: Tampere Hall, Finland

Sanna Dahle?n

Hans Ek has arranged and will be conducting a concert with Eva Dahlgren and the Tampere Philharmonic Orchestra.

DISCO NIGHT FEVER

Date: 2020-11-03

Time: 19.00

Location: Malmö Live

Hans conducts Malmö Symphony Orchestra in a disco filled evening with soloists Lina Hedlund, Andreas Lundstedt and Mariette.

DISCO NIGHT FEVER

Date: 2020-11-04

Time: 19.00

Location: Malmö Live

Hans conducts Malmö Symphony Orchestra in a disco filled evening with soloists Lina Hedlund, Andreas Lundstedt and Mariette.

Our time is now

Date: 2020-11-26

Time: 19:00

Location: Berwaldhallen, Stockholm, Sweden

SVT’s hit series Our Time is Now is already a modern classic. The story of forbidden love, sibling rivalry and the changes that took place in Swedish society between 1945 and 1971 has captivated viewers since the autumn of 2017. Listen to composer Adam Nordén’s music from the series performed by the Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra, guest artists and conductor Hans Ek.

Photo credits: Josefine Bäckström

Our time is now

Date: 2020-11-27

Time: 19:00

Location: Berwaldhallen, Stockholm, Sweden

SVT’s hit series Our Time is Now is already a modern classic. The story of forbidden love, sibling rivalry and the changes that took place in Swedish society between 1945 and 1971 has captivated viewers since the autumn of 2017. Listen to composer Adam Nordén’s music from the series performed by the Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra, guest artists and conductor Hans Ek.

Photo credits: Josefine Bäckström

12 songs

Date: 2021-01-23

Time: 18:00

Location: Gothenburg opera house, Sweden

12 Songs is a staged artwork with voice and movement by the Finnish choreographer Kenneth Kvarnström. Conductor and arranger is Hans Ek.

12 songs is performed together with either Contemporary dance or Au revoir, depending on the day.

(Photo credits: Lennart Sjöberg)

12 songs

Date: 2021-01-28

Time: 19:00

Location: Gothenburg opera house, Sweden

12 Songs is a staged artwork with voice and movement by the Finnish choreographer Kenneth Kvarnström. Conductor and arranger is Hans Ek.

12 songs is performed together with either Contemporary dance or Au revoir, depending on the day.

(Photo credits: Lennart Sjöberg)

12 songs

Date: 2021-01-31

Time: 18:00

Location: Gothenburg opera house, Sweden

12 Songs is a staged artwork with voice and movement by the Finnish choreographer Kenneth Kvarnström. Conductor and arranger is Hans Ek.

12 songs is performed together with either Contemporary dance or Au revoir, depending on the day.

(Photo credits: Lennart Sjöberg)

12 songs

Date: 2021-02-03

Time: 19:00

Location: Gothenburg opera house, Sweden

12 Songs is a staged artwork with voice and movement by the Finnish choreographer Kenneth Kvarnström. Conductor and arranger is Hans Ek.

12 songs is performed together with either Contemporary dance or Au revoir, depending on the day.

(Photo credits: Lennart Sjöberg)

DISCO!

Date: 2021-02-04

Time: 19.00

Location: Göteborgs Konserthus

Hans conducts Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra in a disco filled evening with several soloists.

DISCO!

Date: 2021-02-06

Time: 19.00

Location: Göteborgs Konserthus

Hans conducts Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra in a disco filled evening with several soloists.

Hans Ek – ”Piano Concerto”

Date: 2021-02-06

Time: 16.00

Location: Västerås Konserthus

Pianist Iiro Rantala originating Hans Ek’s ”Piano Concerto”, accompanied by Västerås Sinfonietta.

Conductor: Simon Crawford Phillips

12 songs

Date: 2021-02-07

Time: 18:00

Location: Gothenburg opera house, Sweden

12 Songs is a staged artwork with voice and movement by the Finnish choreographer Kenneth Kvarnström. Conductor and arranger is Hans Ek.

12 songs is performed together with either Contemporary dance or Au revoir, depending on the day.

(Photo credits: Lennart Sjöberg)

12 songs

Date: 2021-02-11

Time: 19:00

Location: Gothenburg opera house, Sweden

12 Songs is a staged artwork with voice and movement by the Finnish choreographer Kenneth Kvarnström. Conductor and arranger is Hans Ek.

12 songs is performed together with either Contemporary dance or Au revoir, depending on the day.

(Photo credits: Lennart Sjöberg)

Club music

Date: 2021-02-12

Time: 19:00

Location: Berwaldhallen, Stockholm, Sweden

Hear your favorite club music as you haven’t heard it before! Hans Ek conducts the Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra.

(Photo credits: Reinout Bos)

Club music

Date: 2021-02-13

Time: 15:00

Location: Berwaldhallen, Stockholm, Sweden

Hear your favorite club music as you haven’t heard it before! Hans Ek conducts the Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra.

(Photo credits: Reinout Bos)

12 songs

Date: 2021-02-17

Time: 19:00

Location: Gothenburg opera house, Sweden

12 Songs is a staged artwork with voice and movement by the Finnish choreographer Kenneth Kvarnström. Conductor and arranger is Hans Ek.

12 songs is performed together with either Contemporary dance or Au revoir, depending on the day.

(Photo credits: Lennart Sjöberg)

12 songs

Date: 2021-02-26

Time: 19:00

Location: Gothenburg opera house, Sweden

12 Songs is a staged artwork with voice and movement by the Finnish choreographer Kenneth Kvarnström. Conductor and arranger is Hans Ek.

12 songs is performed together with either Contemporary dance or Au revoir, depending on the day.

(Photo credits: Lennart Sjöberg)

East meets west

Date: 2021-03-05

Time: 19:00

Location: Göteborgs Konserthus

Hans Ek conducts the Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra in a concert with the Persian singer Homayon Shajarian, composer Tahmoures Pournazeri and musician Sohrab Pournazeri.

(Photo credits: Reinout Bos)

East meets west

Date: 2021-03-06

Time: 19:00

Location: Göteborgs Konserthus

Hans Ek conducts the Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra in a concert with the Persian singer Homayon Shajarian, composer Tahmoures Pournazeri and musician Sohrab Pournazeri.

(Photo credits: Reinout Bos)

East meets west

Date: 2021-03-18

Time: 19:00

Location: Berwaldhallen, Stockholm, Sweden

Hans Ek conducts the Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra in a concert with the Persian singer Homayon Shajarian, composer Tahmoures Pournazeri and musician Sohrab Pournazeri.

(Photo credits: Reinout Bos)

East meets west

Date: 2021-03-19

Time: 19:00

Location: Berwaldhallen, Stockholm, Sweden

Hans Ek conducts the Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra in a concert with the Persian singer Homayon Shajarian, composer Tahmoures Pournazeri and musician Sohrab Pournazeri.

(Photo credits: Reinout Bos)

Eva Dahlgren – live at The Royal Swedish Opera

Date: 2021-05-15

Time: 19.00

Location: Kungliga Operan

Sanna Dahle?n

Hans Ek has arranged and will be conducting two special concerts with Eva Dahlgren at the Royal Swedish Opera.

Eva Dahlgren – live at The Royal Swedish Opera

Date: 2021-05-16

Time: 18:00

Location: Kungliga Operan

Sanna Dahle?n

Hans Ek has arranged and will be conducting two special concerts with Eva Dahlgren at the Royal Swedish Opera.

Hans Ek with Stewart Copeland & Metropole Orchestra

Date: 2021-07-15

Time: 20:00 - 22:20

Location: Concertgebouw, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Hans Ek conducts a concert with Stewart Copeland – founder and drummer of The Police – and Metropole Orchestra in the Concertgebouw in Amsterdam.

This concert will be an evening bursting with The Police’s biggest hits including Roxanne, Don’t Stand To Close To Me and Message in a Bottle sung by a four singers and Metropole Orkest as well as hand-picked highlights from Copeland’s other hits.

Bowie in Berlin

Date: 2021-08-03

Location: Olavsfest, Trondheim

Hans Ek will arrange and conduct a concert with Trondheim Symfoniorkester & Opera, Jonathan Johansson, Moto Boy, Jennie Abrahamson: A celebration of David Bowie, based on the albums of the Berlin Trilogy (Low, Heroes and Lodger).

Past Events

Bowie in Berlin – CANCELLED

Date: 2020-08-03

Time: 21:00

Location: Olavsfest, Trondheim

CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS.

Hans Ek will arrange and conduct a concert with Trondheim Symfoniorkester & Opera, Jonathan Johansson, Moto Boy, Jennie Abrahamson: A celebration of David Bowie, based on the albums of the Berlin Trilogy (Low, Heroes and Lodger).

Metropole Orkest & Sharon Kovacs – CANCELLED

Date: 2020-06-14

Time: 20:30

Location: Openluchttheater Caprera, Bloemendaal, Netherlands

CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS.

The singer Sharon Kovacs meets Metropole Orkest with her raw and dark sound.

In 2016, Metropole Orkest and Kovacs started their collaboration. In Hilversum and Amsterdam they performed the special orchestration of  Shaded of Black. Now, her second album will also be translated to orchestral music. Conductor: Hans Ek

Metropole Orkest & Sharon Kovacs – CANCELLED

Date: 2020-06-11

Time: 20:15

Location: Muziekgebouw Eindhoven, Netherlands

CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS.

The singer Sharon Kovacs meets Metropole Orkest with her raw and dark sound.

In 2016, Metropole Orkest and Kovacs started their collaboration. In Hilversum and Amsterdam they performed the special orchestration of  Shaded of Black. Now, her second album will also be translated to orchestral music. Conductor: Hans Ek

1970 – the final concert – CANCELLED

Date: 2020-06-07

Time: 18:00

Location: Göteborg Opera, Sweden

CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19.

The Isle of Wight Festival in 1970 was Jimi Hendrix’s last major performance. Three weeks later, he was dead. Not only was it Hendrix’s last concert, but also the end of an era. In 2020, we celebrate its 50th anniversary with a visual concert where the Isle of Wight Festival is a backdrop for a story of the 1960s.

In 1970, festival organizers expected around 150,000 visitors. According to The Guinness Book of World Records however, over 600,000 people attended, forcing the organizers to declare it a free festival.

Jimi Hendrix was the most prominent star of the event, but a long list of others dazzled the audience with their performances, including The Doors, Chicago, Joni Mitchell, Leonard Cohen, Miles Davis and Joan Baez. “1970 – The Final Concert” includes them all, and many other great artists of the era.

Conductor, concept and arrangement: Hans Ek

1970 – the final concert – CANCELLED

Date: 2020-06-05

Time: 19:00

Location: Göteborg Opera, Sweden

CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19.

The Isle of Wight Festival in 1970 was Jimi Hendrix’s last major performance. Three weeks later, he was dead. Not only was it Hendrix’s last concert, but also the end of an era. In 2020, we celebrate its 50th anniversary with a visual concert where the Isle of Wight Festival is a backdrop for a story of the 1960s.

In 1970, festival organizers expected around 150,000 visitors. According to The Guinness Book of World Records however, over 600,000 people attended, forcing the organizers to declare it a free festival.

Jimi Hendrix was the most prominent star of the event, but a long list of others dazzled the audience with their performances, including The Doors, Chicago, Joni Mitchell, Leonard Cohen, Miles Davis and Joan Baez. “1970 – The Final Concert” includes them all, and many other great artists of the era.

Conductor, concept and arrangement: Hans Ek

1970 – the final concert – CANCELLED

Date: 2020-06-04

Time: 19:00

Location: Göteborg Opera, Sweden

CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19.

The Isle of Wight Festival in 1970 was Jimi Hendrix’s last major performance. Three weeks later, he was dead. Not only was it Hendrix’s last concert, but also the end of an era. In 2020, we celebrate its 50th anniversary with a visual concert where the Isle of Wight Festival is a backdrop for a story of the 1960s.

In 1970, festival organizers expected around 150,000 visitors. According to The Guinness Book of World Records however, over 600,000 people attended, forcing the organizers to declare it a free festival.

Jimi Hendrix was the most prominent star of the event, but a long list of others dazzled the audience with their performances, including The Doors, Chicago, Joni Mitchell, Leonard Cohen, Miles Davis and Joan Baez. “1970 – The Final Concert” includes them all, and many other great artists of the era.

Conductor, concept and arrangement: Hans Ek

1970 – the final concert – CANCELLED

Date: 2020-06-03

Time: 19:00

Location: Göteborg Opera, Sweden

CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19.

The Isle of Wight Festival in 1970 was Jimi Hendrix’s last major performance. Three weeks later, he was dead. Not only was it Hendrix’s last concert, but also the end of an era. In 2020, we celebrate its 50th anniversary with a visual concert where the Isle of Wight Festival is a backdrop for a story of the 1960s.

In 1970, festival organizers expected around 150,000 visitors. According to The Guinness Book of World Records however, over 600,000 people attended, forcing the organizers to declare it a free festival.

Jimi Hendrix was the most prominent star of the event, but a long list of others dazzled the audience with their performances, including The Doors, Chicago, Joni Mitchell, Leonard Cohen, Miles Davis and Joan Baez. “1970 – The Final Concert” includes them all, and many other great artists of the era.

Conductor, concept and arrangement: Hans Ek

Hans Ek with SOHN and Metropole Orkest – CANCELLED

Date: 2020-05-23

Time: 20.30

Location: SPOT, Groningen

CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19.

Metropole Orkest (MO) and songwriter/producer SOHN once again share the stage after the succesful opening concert of ADE 2019.

The live electronics and beautiful voice of SOHN come together with the orchestral sound of the Metropole Orkest, conducted by Hans Ek.

Photo: Phil Knott

Hans Ek with SOHN and Metropole Orkest – CANCELLED

Date: 2020-05-22

Time: 20.15

Location: Muziekgebouw Eindhoven, Eindhoven

CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19.

Metropole Orkest (MO) and songwriter/producer SOHN once again share the stage after the succesful opening concert of ADE 2019.

The live electronics and beautiful voice of SOHN come together with the orchestral sound of the Metropole Orkest, conducted by Hans Ek.

Photo: Phil Knott

Hans Ek with SOHN and Metropole Orkest XXL – CANCELLED

Date: 2020-05-20

Time: 22.15

Location: Melkweg, Amsterdam

CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19.

With Metropole Orkest XXL, the orchestra kicks off its jubilee at the Melkweg in Amsterdam. From May 18 to May 21 the orchestra will give different concerts each night with a leading artist or group. On Wednesday that will be songwriter/producer SOHN.

The live electronics and beautiful voice of SOHN come together with the orchestral sound of the Metropole Orkest, conducted by Hans Ek.

Photo: Phil Knott

Hans Ek and Molly Sandén with Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra – CANCELLED

Date: 2020-05-16

Time: 15.00

Location: Berwaldhallen

 

CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19.

Molly Sandén meets Sveriges Radios Symfoniorkester / Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra in a concert that gives her songs a sultry, symphonic sound.

Arranged by and under the baton of our Hans Ek – arranger & conductor, it’s a long-awaited collaboration that becomes reality as Molly Sandén reigns on the Swedish pop scene.

DANCE MUSIC SYMPHONY with Hans Ek – LIVE STREAM!

Date: 2020-05-15

Time: 19.00

Location: Berwaldhallen - ONLINE ONLY!

Hans Ek’s Dance Music Symphony takes the electronic dance music, EDM, to Berwaldhallen and Sveriges Radios Symfoniorkester / Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra!

In the three-part symphony, songs by artists such as Avicii, Daft Punk and Swedish House Mafia are combined with Aphex Twin and The Knife.

The concert will also begin with music by Kraftwerk, whose member Florian Schneider recently passed away.

Watch the concert at Berwaldhallen Play on Friday May 15th at 7pm, or listen to Sveriges Radio P2!

Hans Ek and Molly Sandén with Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra – CANCELLED

Date: 2020-05-15

Time: 19.00

Location: Berwaldhallen

CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19.

Molly Sandén meets Sveriges Radios Symfoniorkester / Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra in a concert that gives her songs a sultry, symphonic sound.

Arranged by and under the baton of our Hans Ek – arranger & conductor, it’s a long-awaited collaboration that becomes reality as Molly Sandén reigns on the Swedish pop scene.

Hans Ek and Molly Sandén with Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra – CANCELLED

Date: 2020-05-14

Time: 19.00

Location: Berwaldhallen

CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19.

Molly Sandén meets Sveriges Radios Symfoniorkester / Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra in a concert that gives her songs a sultry, symphonic sound.

Arranged by and under the baton of our Hans Ek – arranger & conductor, it’s a long-awaited collaboration that becomes reality as Molly Sandén reigns on the Swedish pop scene.

 

Game music concert – CANCELLED

Date: 2020-05-09

Time: 20:00

Location: Amsterdam, Koninklijk Theater Carré, Netherlands

CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19.

Hans conducts the North Netherlands Symphony Orchestra in a game music concert with soloist Julie Elven and host Rami Ismail.

Game music concert – CANCELLED

Date: 2020-05-08

Time: 20:15

Location: Leeuwarden, De Harmonie, Netherlands

CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19.

Hans conducts the North Netherlands Symphony Orchestra in a game music concert with soloist Julie Elven and host Rami Ismail.

Game music concert – CANCELLED

Date: 2020-05-07

Time: 20:15

Location: Groningen, De Oosterpoort, Netherlands

CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19.

Hans conducts the North Netherlands Symphony Orchestra in a game music concert with soloist Julie Elven and host Rami Ismail.

Dance music symphony – CANCELLED

Date: 2020-04-25

Time: 19:00

Location: Tampere Hall, Tampere, Finland

CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS.

A tribute to one of the most popular genres of music today, created and conducted by Hans Ek and performed by Tapiola Sinfonietta.
The concert will present remixes made for a symphony orchestra of electronic dance music by artists such as Swedish House Mafia, Skrillex, Daft Punk and Avicii.

Dance music symphony – CANCELLED

Date: 2020-04-22

Time: 19:00

Location: Tapiola Hall, Espoo, Finland

CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS.

A tribute to one of the most popular genres of music today, created and conducted by Hans Ek and performed by Tapiola Sinfonietta.
The concert will present remixes made for a symphony orchestra of electronic dance music by artists such as Swedish House Mafia, Skrillex, Daft Punk and Avicii.

Hans Ek and the Deportees – CANCELLED

Date: 2020-04-18

Time: 19.00

Location: NorrlandsOperan

Photo: Elin Berge

CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19.

Hans Ek conducts Norrlandsoperans Symfoniorkester at Norrlandsoperan, with music by and with the Deportees! Parts of the score are also arranged by Hans.

Special guests include Jennie Abrahamson and Måns Lundberg.

Photo: Elin Berge

Hans Ek and the Deportees – CANCELLED

Date: 2020-04-17

Time: 19.00

Location: NorrlandsOperan

Photo: Elin Berge

CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19.

Hans Ek conducts Norrlandsoperans Symfoniorkester at Norrlandsoperan, with music by and with the Deportees! Parts of the score are also arranged by Hans.

Special guests include Jennie Abrahamson and Måns Lundberg.

Photo: Elin Berge

The Music from James Bond – CANCELLED

Date: 2020-03-21

Time: 20:00

Location: Theater aan het Vrijthof, Maastricht, Netherlands

CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS.

Hans Ek conducts the Metropole Orkest in a tribute to James Bond. Soloists are Tim Akkerman and Dorona Alberti.

The Music from James Bond – CANCELLED

Date: 2020-03-19

Time: 20:00

Location: Wilminktheater, Enschede, Netherlands

CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS.

Hans Ek conducts the Metropole Orkest in a tribute to James Bond. Soloists are Tim Akkerman and Dorona Alberti.

The Music from James Bond – CANCELLED

Date: 2020-03-18

Time: 20:00

Location: Koninklijk Theater Carré, Amsterdam, Netherlands

CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS.

Hans Ek conducts the Metropole Orkest in a tribute to James Bond. Soloists are Tim Akkerman and Dorona Alberti.

The Music from James Bond – CANCELLED

Date: 2020-03-17

Time: 20:00

Location: Zuiderstrandtheater, Den Haag, Netherlands

CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS.

Hans Ek conducts the Metropole Orkest in a tribute to James Bond. Soloists are Tim Akkerman and Dorona Alberti.

The Music from James Bond

Date: 2020-02-27

Time: 20:15

Location: Muziekgebouw Frits Philips, Eindhoven, Netherlands

Hans Ek conducts the Metropole Orkest in a tribute to James Bond. Soloists are Tim Akkerman and Dorona Alberti.

The Music from James Bond

Date: 2020-02-26

Time: 20:15

Location: TivoliVredenburg, Utrecht, Netherlands

Hans Ek conducts the Metropole Orkest in a tribute to James Bond. Soloists are Tim Akkerman and Dorona Alberti.

The Music from James Bond

Date: 2020-02-25

Time: 20:00

Location: Atlas Theater, Emmen, Netherlands

Hans Ek conducts the Metropole Orkest in a tribute to James Bond. Soloists are Tim Akkerman and Dorona Alberti.

Disco Inferno

Date: 2020-02-07

Time: 19:00

Location: Västerås Konserthus, Sweden

Hans Ek and Västerås Sinfonietta takes classic 70’s disco music to the concert hall and transform it into classical disco, with vocalists Andreas Lundstedt and La Gaylia Frazier.

Klingande Akademi om konstmusik

Date: 2020-02-04

Time: 18.00 - 19.15

Location: Konserthuset Stockholm, Aulinsalen

Var går konstmusikens gräns?

Kungliga Musikaliska Akademien tänjer på det konstmusikaliska begreppet och undersöker vad som kan rymmas inom dess ramar.

Tillsammans med bland andra dirigenten Hans Ek, tonsättaren Hans Gefors och en instrumentalensemble bjuder vi in till ett samtal om vad konstmusiken tål. Om vad som kan hända när en ”klassisk” orkester berikas med (eller utsätts för) musik som ursprungligen kommer ur en annan tradition.

60 minutes of AV AV AV

Date: 2020-01-25

Time: 21:00

Location: Konservatoriets Koncertsal, Copenhagen, Denmark

Hans Ek conducts the Copenhagen Phil with the band AV AV AV. Music by AV AV AV and Christian Balvig. This concert is a part of the concept ”60 minutes” where classic music is combined with rhythmical music.

60 minutes of Søren Huss

Date: 2020-01-24

Time: 21:00

Location: Konservatoriets Koncertsal, Copenhagen, Denmark

Hans Ek conducts the Copenhagen Phil with Søren Huss. Music by Søren Huss, Christoffer Møller, Karsten Fundal. This concert is a part of the concept ”60 minutes” where classic music is combined with rhythmical music.

60 minutes of Søren Huss

Date: 2020-01-24

Time: 18:00

Location: Konservatoriets Koncertsal, Copenhagen, Denmark

Hans Ek conducts the Copenhagen Phil with Søren Huss. Music by Søren Huss, Christoffer Møller, Karsten Fundal. This concert is a part of the concept ”60 minutes” where classic music is combined with rhythmical music.

60 minutes of Søren Huss

Date: 2020-01-23

Time: 21:00

Location: Konservatoriets Koncertsal, Copenhagen, Denmark

Hans Ek conducts the Copenhagen Phil with Søren Huss. Music by Søren Huss, Christoffer Møller, Karsten Fundal. This concert is a part of the concept ”60 minutes” where classic music is combined with rhythmical music.

60 minutes of Søren Huss

Date: 2020-01-23

Time: 18:00

Location: Konservatoriets Koncertsal, Copenhagen, Denmark

Hans Ek conducts the Copenhagen Phil with Søren Huss. Music by Søren Huss, Christoffer Møller, Karsten Fundal. This concert is a part of the concept ”60 minutes” where classic music is combined with rhythmical music.

Agents are forever

Date: 2020-01-10

Time: 20:00

Location: DR Koncerthuset, Copenhagen, Denmark

DR Symphony Orchestra and vocalist Caroline Henderson performs symphonic versions of some of movie history’s most classic agent themes.

The concert is conducted by Hans Ek.

Agents are forever

Date: 2020-01-09

Time: 20:00

Location: DR Koncerthuset, Copenhagen, Denmark

DR Symphony Orchestra and vocalist Caroline Henderson performs symphonic versions of some of movie history’s most classic agent themes.

The concert is conducted by Hans Ek.

Agents are forever

Date: 2020-01-08

Time: 20:00

Location: DR Koncerthuset, Copenhagen, Denmark

DR Symphony Orchestra and vocalist Caroline Henderson performs symphonic versions of some of movie history’s most classic agent themes.

The concert is conducted by Hans Ek.

Metropole Orkest & Sharon Kovacs

Date: 2019-12-23

Time: 20:30

Location: SPOT, Groningen, Netherlands

The singer Sharon Kovacs meets Metropole Orkest with her raw and dark sound.

In 2016, Metropole Orkest and Kovacs started their collaboration. In Hilversum and Amsterdam they performed the special orchestration of ”˜Shaded of Black’. Now, her second album will also be translated to orchestral music. Conductor: Hans Ek

Metropole Orkest & Sharon Kovacs

Date: 2019-12-22

Time: 20:30

Location: Theaters Tilburg, Tilburg, Netherlands

The singer Sharon Kovacs meets Metropole Orkest with her raw and dark sound.

In 2016, Metropole Orkest and Kovacs started their collaboration. In Hilversum and Amsterdam they performed the special orchestration of ”˜Shaded of Black’. Now, her second album will also be translated to orchestral music. Conductor: Hans Ek

Metropole Orkest & Sharon Kovacs

Date: 2019-12-20

Time: 20:00

Location: Parkstad Limburg Theaters, Heerlen, Netherlands

The singer Sharon Kovacs meets Metropole Orkest with her raw and dark sound.

In 2016, Metropole Orkest and Kovacs started their collaboration. In Hilversum and Amsterdam they performed the special orchestration of ”˜Shaded of Black’. Now, her second album will also be translated to orchestral music. Conductor: Hans Ek

Metropole Orkest & Sharon Kovacs

Date: 2019-12-19

Time: 20:30

Location: Tivoli Vredenburg, Utrecht, Netherlands

The singer Sharon Kovacs meets Metropole Orkest with her raw and dark sound.

In 2016, Metropole Orkest and Kovacs started their collaboration. In Hilversum and Amsterdam they performed the special orchestration of ”˜Shaded of Black’. Now, her second album will also be translated to orchestral music. Conductor: Hans Ek

 

Nobel Divertissement 2019

Date: 2019-12-10

Time: 19.00 - 23.00

Location: Stadshuset

The divertissement at the Nobel Banquet 2019 is created, arranged and conducted by Hans Ek.

This year’s theme is ”The Earth We Inherited” (”Jorden vi ärvde”), and Hans has arranged music based on both old and contemporary Swedish ballad tradition such as Bellman, Taube and Vreeswijk.

Lisa Nilsson and Magnus Carlson are the evening’s soloists, accompanied by the Swedish Chamber Orchestra.

The banquet and divertissement are live streamed on SVT Play from 7pm / 19.00 on December 10th.

Right Livelihood Award 2019 – award ceremony

Date: 2019-12-04

Time: 19:30

Location: Cirkus, Stockholm, Sweden

The Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg is awarded with the Right Livelihood Award 2019.

Her fellow laureates are Aminatou Haidar for her fight towards peace in Western Sahara, Davi Kopenawa for his work for the indigenous population in Brazil and Guo Jianmei for her endeavor for gender equality in China.

Hans will conduct the prize award ceremony (feat. Ane Brun and Jose Gonzalez) in Stockholm on December 4th.

Swedish Chamber Orchestra & Loney Dear

Date: 2019-11-28

Time: 19:00

Location: Västerås Concert Hall, Sweden

Hans Ek conducts a concert with the Swedish Chamber Orchestra and Loney Dear.

Louis De Geer – 25 year!

Date: 2019-10-12

Time: 15:00

Location: Louis De Geer, Norrköping, Sweden

The concert hall in Norrköping celebrates its 25th anniversary! Concert with Norrköping Symphony Orchestra, Tommy Körberg, and Hanna von Spreti. Conductor is Hans Ek.

Bowie in Berlin

Date: 2019-10-05

Time: 20:00

Location: Uppsala Konsert & Kongress, Uppsala, Sweden

Hans Ek will arrange and conduct a concert with the Västerås Sinfonietta, Jonathan Johansson, Moto Boy, Jennie Abrahamson and the mail choir in Camerata InCantus; A celebration of David Bowie, based on the albums of the Berlin Trilogy (Low, Heroes and Lodger).

Bowie in Berlin

Date: 2019-10-04

Time: 19:00

Location: Västerås Concert Hall, Västerås, Sweden

Hans Ek will arrange and conduct a concert with the Västerås Sinfonietta, Jonathan Johansson, Moto Boy, Jennie Abrahamson and the mail choir in Camerata InCantus; A celebration of David Bowie, based on the albums of the Berlin Trilogy (Low, Heroes and Lodger).

DISCO ’79

Date: 2019-09-14

Time: 18:00

Location: Berwaldhallen, Stockholm, Sweden

The most popular disco hits with the Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra and soloists Andreas Lundstedt, Mariette and Lina Hedlund. Conductor: Hans Ek

The concert marks the start of the celebration of Berwaldhallen’s 40 years anniversary.

DISCO ’79

Date: 2019-09-14

Time: 15:00

Location: Berwaldhallen, Stockholm, Sweden

The most popular disco hits with the Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra and soloists Andreas Lundstedt, Mariette and Lina Hedlund. Conductor: Hans Ek

The concert marks the start of the celebration of Berwaldhallen’s 40 years anniversary.

DISCO ’79

Date: 2019-09-13

Time: 19:00

Location: Berwaldhallen, Stockholm, Sweden

The most popular disco hits with the Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra and soloists Andreas Lundstedt, Mariette and Lina Hedlund. Conductor: Hans Ek

The concert marks the start of the celebration of Berwaldhallen’s 40 years anniversary.

DISCO ’79

Date: 2019-09-12

Time: 19:00

Location: Berwaldhallen, Stockholm, Sweden

The most popular disco hits with the Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra and soloists Andreas Lundstedt, Mariette and Lina Hedlund. Conductor: Hans Ek

The concert marks the start of the celebration of Berwaldhallen’s 40 years anniversary.

 

 

Ane Brun and the Gävle Symphony Orchestra

Date: 2019-09-07

Time: 19:30

Location: Gävle Concert Hall, Sweden

Hans Ek conducts a concert with singer / songwriter Ane Brun and the Gävle Symphony Orchestra.

Copenhagen Phil & When Saints Go Machine

Date: 2019-08-23

Time: 22:00

Location: Tivoli, Copenhagen, Denmark

Hans Ek conducts the Copenhagen Phil with When Saints Go Machine at Tivoli in Copenhagen.

Ane Brun and the Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra

Date: 2019-08-14

Time: 19:00-20:30

Location: Gustav Adolfs torg, Stockholm, Sweden

Hans Ek conducts a concert with singer / songwriter Ane Brun and the Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra at Stockholm Culture Festival.

Dance Music Symphony

Date: 2019-08-13

Time: 21:15

Location: Main stage, Malmö Festival, Sweden

Hans Ek and the Malmö Symphony Orchestra will perform Hans’ ”Dance Music Symphony” at an outdoor concert in Malmö. Music by Kraftwerk, Skrillex, Aphex Twin, and more.

Metropole Orkest at Caprera outdoor theatre

Date: 2019-07-05

Time: 18:00

Location: Openluchttheater Caprera, Bloemendaal, Netherlands

Jazz Night with Metropole Orkest at Openluchttheater Caprera. Conductor; Hans Ek.

Ane Brun and the Kristiansand Symphony Orchestra

Date: 2019-06-15

Time: 20:00-22:00

Location: Kilden Teater og Konserthus, Kristiansand, Norway

Hans Ek conducts a concert with singer / songwriter Ane Brun and the Kristiansand Symphony Orchestra.

Ane Brun and Trondheim Symphony Orchestra

Date: 2019-05-14

Time: 19:30

Location: Olavshallen, Trondheim, Norway

Hans Ek conducts a concert with singer / songwriter Ane Brun and the Trondheim Symphony Orchestra.

Björk – Emotional Landscapes

Date: 2019-05-04

Time: 19:00

Location: Gothenburg Concert Hall, Sweden

The praised concert concept with Gothenburg Symphony and soloists Edda Magnason, Moto Boy and Gothenburg Symphonic Choir. Created, arranged and conducted by Hans Ek.

Björk – Emotional Landscapes

Date: 2019-05-03

Time: 18:00

Location: Gothenburg Concert Hall, Sweden

The praised concert concept with Gothenburg Symphony and soloists Edda Magnason, Moto Boy and Gothenburg Symphonic Choir. Created, arranged and conducted by Hans Ek.

Ane Brun & Swedish Radio Choir

Date: 2019-04-13

Time: 15:00

Location: Berwaldhallen, Stockholm, Sweden

Hans conducts the Swedish Radio Choir in a concert with Ane Brun.

Ane Brun & Swedish Radio Choir

Date: 2019-04-13

Time: 18:00

Location: Berwaldhallen, Stockholm, Sweden

Hans conducts the Swedish Radio Choir in a concert with Ane Brun.

Ane Brun & Swedish Radio Choir

Date: 2019-04-12

Time: 19:00

Location: Berwaldhallen, Stockholm, Sweden

Hans conducts the Swedish Radio Choir in a concert with Ane Brun.

Chelsea Hotel

Date: 2019-04-05

Time: 19:00

Location: Louis de Geer, Norrköping, Sweden

Music associated with the legendary Chelsea Hotel in New York. Bob Dylan, Joni Mitchell, Dylan Thomas, Janis Joplin, Leonard Cohen.

Norrköping Symphony Orchestra with soloists Moneybrother, Sofia Karlsson, and Annie Angel. Conductor Hans Ek.

The Music from James Bond

Date: 2019-03-23

Time: 20:30

Location: Theaters Tilburg, Tilburg , Netherlands

Hans Ek conducts the Metropole Orkest in a tribute to James Bond. Soloists are Jeangu Macrooy and Dorona Alberti.

Dance Music Symphony

Date: 2019-03-08

Time: 20:00

Location: Västerås Concert Hall

Hans Ek and the Västerås Sinfonietta will perform Hans’ ”Dance Music Symphony”. Music by Kraftwerk, Skrillex, Aphex Twin and more.

That’s Entertainment – In Frank Sinatra’s footsteps

Date: 2019-02-10

Time: 15:00

Location: Musikaliska, Stockholm, Sweden

Hans Ek conducts The Swedish Wind Ensemble in a tribute concert to Frank Sinatra with soloists Rennie Mirro and Karl Dyall.

That’s Entertainment – In Frank Sinatra’s footsteps

Date: 2019-02-10

Time: 18:00

Location: Musikaliska, Stockholm, Sweden

Hans Ek conducts The Swedish Wind Ensemble in a tribute concert to Frank Sinatra with soloists Rennie Mirro and Karl Dyall.

That’s Entertainment – In Frank Sinatra’s footsteps

Date: 2019-02-09

Time: 15:00

Location: Musikaliska, Stockholm, Sweden

Hans Ek conducts The Swedish Wind Ensemble in a tribute concert to Frank Sinatra with soloists Rennie Mirro and Karl Dyall.

That’s Entertainment – In Frank Sinatra’s footsteps

Date: 2019-02-09

Time: 18:00

Location: Musikaliska, Stockholm, Sweden

Hans Ek conducts The Swedish Wind Ensemble in a tribute concert to Frank Sinatra with soloists Rennie Mirro and Karl Dyall.

60 minutes of When Saints Go Machine

Date: 2019-02-02

Time: 18:30

Location: Konservatoriets Koncertsal, Copenhagen, Denmark

Hans Ek conducts the Copenhagen Phil with When Saints Go Machine. This concert is a part of the concept ”60 minutes” where classic music is combined with rhythmical music.

60 minutes of When Saints Go Machine

Date: 2019-02-02

Time: 21:30

Location: Konservatoriets Koncertsal, Copenhagen, Denmark

Hans Ek conducts the Copenhagen Phil with When Saints Go Machine. This concert is a part of the concept ”60 minutes” where classic music is combined with rhythmical music.

60 minutes of Den Sorte Skole

Date: 2019-01-31

Time: 18:30

Location: Konservatoriets Koncertsal, Copenhagen, Denmark

Hans Ek conducts the Copenhagen Phil with Den Sorte Skole. This concert is a part of the concept ”60 minutes” where classic music is combined with rhythmical music.

60 minutes of Den Sorte Skole

Date: 2019-01-31

Time: 21:30

Location: Konservatoriets Koncertsal, Copenhagen, Denmark

Hans Ek conducts the Copenhagen Phil with Den Sorte Skole. This concert is a part of the concept ”60 minutes” where classic music is combined with rhythmical music.

60 minutes of Bisse

Date: 2019-01-30

Time: 18:30

Location: Konservatoriets Koncertsal, Copenhagen, Denmark

Hans Ek conducts the Copenhagen Phil with Bisse. This concert is a part of the concept ”60 minutes” where classic music is combined with rhythmical music.

Epiphany Concert

Date: 2019-01-05

Time: 19:00

Location: Örebro Concert Hall, Sweden

Epiphany Concert with the Swedish Chamber Orchestra and Sébastien Dubé & friends.

Dance Music Symphony

Date: 2018-12-08

Time: 15:00

Location: Örebro Concert Hall, Sweden

Hans Ek and the Swedish Chamber Orchestra will perform Hans’ ”Dance Music Symphony”. Music by Kraftwerk, Skrillex, Aphex Twin and more.

Anna Ternheim with the Malmö Symphony Orchestra

Date: 2018-11-30

Time: 19:00

Location: Malmö Live, Sweden

Hans Ek conducts the Malmö Symphony Orchestra with the soloist, singer-songwriter Anna Ternheim.

Björk – Emotional Landscapes

Date: 2018-11-23

Time: 19:00

Location: Västerås Concert Hall, Sweden

The praised concert concept with soloists Edda Magnason, Moto Boy, Annie Angel and the Västerås Sinfonietta. Created, arranged and conducted by Hans Ek.

Musikkens Miks

Date: 2018-11-16

Time: 20:00

Location: Musikens hus, Aalborg, Denmark

Concert with Steen Jørgensen, Stine Bramsen, IAMJJ and Aalborg Symphony Orchestra. Conductor Hans Ek.

Kosmische Musik

Date: 2018-10-27

Time: 19:00

Location: Gothenburg Concert Hall, Sweden

Kraftwerk, Tangerine Dream, Rammstein, Einstürzende Neubauten, Stockhausen and more.

Kosmische Musik with German electronica and industrial music from the four last decades. A music exploration together with Gothenburg Symphony and the neo-psychedelic Gothenburg band Fontän. Created, arranged and conducted by Hans Ek.

Kosmische Musik

Date: 2018-10-26

Time: 18:00

Location: Gothenburg Concert Hall, Sweden

Kraftwerk, Tangerine Dream, Rammstein, Einstürzende Neubauten, Stockhausen and more.

Kosmische Musik with German electronica and industrial music from the four last decades. A music exploration together with Gothenburg Symphony and the neo-psychedelic Gothenburg band Fontän. Created, arranged and conducted by Hans Ek.

Concert with Metropole Orkest

Date: 2018-10-18

Time: 20:00

Location: Ziggodome, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Hans Ek conducts the Metropole Orkest, the world’s leading pop and jazz orchestra.

Anna Ternheim with the Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra

Date: 2018-09-22

Time: 15:00

Location: Berwaldhallen, Stockholm, Sweden

Hans Ek conducts the Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra with the soloist, singer-songwriter Anna Ternheim.

Anna Ternheim with the Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra

Date: 2018-09-22

Time: 18:00

Location: Berwaldhallen, Stockholm, Sweden

Hans Ek conducts the Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra with the soloist, singer-songwriter Anna Ternheim.

Anna Ternheim with the Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra

Date: 2018-09-21

Time: 19:00

Location: Berwaldhallen, Stockholm, Sweden

Hans Ek conducts the Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra with the soloist, singer-songwriter Anna Ternheim.

Anna Ternheim with the Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra

Date: 2018-09-20

Time: 19:00

Location: Berwaldhallen, Stockholm, Sweden

Hans Ek conducts the Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra with the soloist, singer-songwriter Anna Ternheim.

Markku Johansson competition in composition and arrangement

Date: 2018-09-17

Vantaa Pops Orchestra (Finland) organizes the first competition in composition and arrangement bearing the name of Markku Johansson in 2018. Hans Ek participate as juror in the competition.

Iiro Rantala & Västerås Sinfonietta

Date: 2018-09-01

Time: 18:00

Location: Västerås Concert Hall, Sweden

The Finnish jazz pianist Iiro Rantala soloist with the Västerås Sinfonietta. The program includes the 21st piano concerto by Mozart and E.S.T. Symphony with music by Esbjörn Svensson Trio. Conductor: Hans Ek.

Photo credits; Gregor Hohenberg

Concert with Helen Sjöholm & Magnus Carlson

Date: 2018-08-19

Time: 14:00

Location: Skule Mountain, Kramfors, Sweden

Outdoor summer concert at the foot of magnificent Skule Mountain. On stage Helen Sjöholm, Magnus Carlson and Nordic Chamber Orchestra. Conductor Hans Ek.

Ane Brun & Gothenburg Symphony

Date: 2018-08-17

Time: 19:00

Location: Götaplatsen, Gothenburg, Sweden

Hans Ek arranges a concert with singer / songwriter Ane Brun and the the Gothenburg Symphony. An outdoor concert at the Gothenburg Culture Festival.

Chelsea Hotel at Stockholm Culture Festival

Date: 2018-08-16

Time: 20:00-21:30

Location: Gustav Adolfs torg, Stockholm, Sweden

The Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra and soloists Annie Angel, Sofia Karlsson and Moneybrother present an outdoor concert in the heart of Stockholm with music associated with the legendary Chelsea Hotel in New York. Conductor and arranger; Hans Ek.

Ane Brun & Malmö Symphony Orchestra

Date: 2018-08-11

Time: 17:30

Location: Stortorget, Malmö, Sweden

Hans Ek conducts a concert with singer / songwriter Ane Brun and the the Malmö Symphony Orchestra. An outdoor concert at the Malmo Festival .

Modern Fantazias at Fasching

Date: 2018-06-13

Time: 19:30

Location: Fasching Jazz Club, Stockholm, Sweden

”The eternal variations on Joy Division” and music by Brian Eno.

Björk – Emotional Landscapes

Date: 2018-06-02

Time: 20:00

Location: Wermland Opera, Karlstad, Sweden

The praised concert concept with soloists Edda Magnason, Moto Boy, Annie Angel and the symphony orchestra at Wermland Opera. Created, arranged and conducted by Hans Ek.

Bowie in Berlin

Date: 2018-05-19

Time: 19:00

Location: Crusellhallen, Linköping, Sweden

Hans Ek will arrange and conduct a concert with the Norrköping Symphony Orchestra, Magnus Carlson, Moto Boy, Jennie Abrahamson and the mail choir Zero8; A celebration of David Bowie, based on the albums of the Berlin Trilogy (Low, Heroes and Lodger).

Dance Music Symphony

Date: 2018-05-12

Time: 20:00

Location: Wermland Opera, Karlstad, Sweden

Hans Ek and the Wermland Opera Orchestra will perform Hans’ ”Dance Music Symphony”. Music by Kraftwerk, Skrillex, Aphex Twin and more.

E.S.T. SYMPHONY

Date: 2018-04-25

Time: 19:00

Location: Tapiola Hall, Espoo, Finland

E.S.T. SYMPHONY – orchestral versions of the classics from Esbjörn Svensson Trio with Tapiola Sinfonietta, Dan Berglund double bass and Magnus Öström drums from E.S.T., Manuel Dunkel saxophone, Verneri Pohjola trumpet, Iiro Rantala piano and Hans Ek, conductor.

Chelsea Hotel

Date: 2018-04-21

Time: 15:00

Location: Berwaldhallen, Stockholm, Sweden

Hans Ek conducts Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra with soloists Sofia Karlsson, Annie Angel and Moneybrother. Music by Dylan, Cohen, Mitchell etc.