EIVIND GULLBERG JENSEN
Eivind Gullberg Jensen studied conducting with the legendary Jorma Panula in Stockholm, and in Vienna with Leopold Hager. He had previously studied violin and musical theory at Trondheim. Gullberg Jensen completed five successful years as chief conductor of the NDR Radiophilharmonie in 2014, highlights of which included a mini-residency at the Bergen Festival, performances at the Festspiele Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, a tour of Eastern Europe, and appearances at the Bergamo and Brescia Festival. Equally adept as a concert and opera conductor, Eivind Gullberg Jensen has performed with such leading orchestras as the Berlin and Munich Philharmonic Orchestras, Orchestre de Paris, and BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Operatic engagements include English National Opera, Bayerische Staatsoper and Opernhaus Zürich.