Premiere of New Danish Christmas Oratorio

Maria Badstue premieres the new danish christmas oratorio `Som Første Morgen / As First Morning`  by composer Peter Bruun.

Philippa Cold (sopran)
Stina Schmidt (mezzosopran)
Figura Ensemble
Duo Askov // Andersen
Kammerkoret Camerata

Køge Klassisk / Køge Kirke
December 8 2023

INDK - Symphony Orchestra of India Chamber Orchestra

April 1-14, 2024
Symphony Orchestra of India Chamber Orchestra
Programme tba.

NDK Symphonic Collaboration takes place in cooperation with Symphony Orchestra of India, the National Centre for the Performing Arts (NCPA) in Mumbai, and The Danish Cultural Institute in New Delhi. The season meets with
support from both the Indian Embassy and the Danish Ministry of Culture. All events will take place at the beautiful NCPA in Mumbai.

Orchestra National de Metz Gran Est - February 23, 2024

Orchestra National de Metz Gran Est
Arsenal Grande Salle

Portraits of Marilyn Monroe
Sur des textes de William Shakespeare
Création mondiale, commande de la Cité musicale-Metz
Richard Strauss
Quatre Lieder : « Morgen! », « Cäcilie »
Till l’Espiègle
Igor Stravinski
Le Sacre du printemps

Orchestra National de Metz Gran Est - February 22, 2024

France calls Maestra Badstue this February 22, 2024
Orchestra National de Metz
Arsenal Grande Salle

Stravinsky, Le Sacre du Printemps

Odense Symphony

March 8 2024
Odense Symphony
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Return to Copenhagen Phil

Maria Badstue returns to conduct the Copenhagen Phil in concerts on October 10, 11 & 13 2023.

Venue: Frederiksberg Town Hall.
Mixed repetoire with music by Sibelius, Tchaikovskij, Bizet, Elgar.

Corno Brass Music Festival - Poland

Maria Badstue joins Corno Brass Music Festival in its seventh edition from August 14 - 19. World-class festival cealebrating chamber and symphonic music in Zeilona Gora, Poland.


August 18, 2023
Vivaldi, Hertel, Mozart, Wagenseil
Radek Baborak, Hongpark Kim – horn
Manu Mellaerts – trumpet
Kris Garfitt – trombone
Vikentios Gionanidis – tuba
Maria Badstue - conductor

Conductor's Week in Stavanger

August 7-11, 2023
Conductor´s Week in Stavanger

Symphony Orchestra of India Chamber - INDK, July 28 2023

Soloist  Christina Bjørkøe
Sibelius, Biber, Beethoven

SOI Scuola dell'Opera Italiana Fiorenza Cedolins & Voice Competition with Orchestra Sinfonica Siciliana

SOI Scuola dell'Opera Italiana Fiorenza Cedolins & Voice Competition is at 1º Concorso di Canto Lirico Virtuale SOI Fiorenza Cedolins.

Nordic Masterclass - 10th Anniversary

Nordic Masterclass for Conductors 10 year´s Anniversary, Alsion Concert Hall, June 10-15 2023

US debut at Portland Opera

March 2023

Maria Badstue makes her US debut at Portland Opera conducting the production of THUMBPRINT by Kamala Sankaram.

Performances on March 18 (premiere), 20, 22 & 24 2023
Newmark Theatre



Theater & Orchester Neubrandenburg/Neustrelitz, Samuel Barber´s VANESSA

Performances on January 28 (premiere), February 18 , March 17, April 2 + 22 & May 13

Maria Badstue returns to Theater & Orchester Neubrandenburg / Neustrelitz conducting the production VANESSA by Samuel Barber in the spring of 2023.

Landestheater, Grosses Haus, Neustrelitz

Maria Badstue to make French debut with Orchestre Philharmonique de Nice / SACRE DE PRINTEMPS

November 19 2022

Orchestre Philharmonique de Nice

Carl Nielsen Maskarade, Ouverture
Alireza Farhang Concerto pour flûte et orchestre (création mondiale, commande d’État)
Igor Stravinsky, Le Sacre du printemps

Opéra Nice Côte d'Azurhttps


Italian debut with Orchestre di Padova e del Veneto

October 27 2022
Orchestre di Padova e del Veneto

Bartok, Romanian Folk Dances
Respighi, Gli Uccelli
Haydn, Symphony no. 94 `Surprise´

Vara Konserthus with Dame Evelyn Glennie

October 21 2022, Vara Konserthus

Svenska Kvinnoorkestern
Soloist Evelyn Glennie
Conductor Maria Badstue

Jill Jarman – Mindstream
Aviya Kopelman – Black Widow
Andrea Tarrodi – Empireo, i arrangemang för stråkorkester, piano och slagverk
Evelyn Glennie/Philip Sheppard – Orologeria Aureola

TAKI Alsop Fellows at Ravinia Festival, July 29, 30 & 31 2022

July 29, 30 & 31 2022

Ravinia Festival with Marin Alsop
`Breaking Barriers Festival´


Conductor´s Conference in Oslo

June 17 - 19

Panel debate about the future of conducting education in the Nordic countries

Ørestad Klassiske MusikFestival November 24-27 2021

Ørestad Klassiske MusikFestival - Hørestad!
November 25-27 2021.

Introducing a Copenhagen’s newest music festival!

Classical music the climate friendly way! Generation Z and others who are concerned on our environment will surely appreciate this festival, not only for the incredible roster of musicians and singers in this first edition, and the compelling music performed, but for the focus on tomorrow’s audiences as well as today’s – and the 20% discount on your concert ticket if you are coming by bike!

Conductor Maria Badstue is part of the artistic team curating this exciting new festival. Don’t miss the first edition of Ørestad Klassiske Musikfestival - Hørestad.


November 26

Mahler, Lieder Eines Fahrenden Gesellen
Ravel, Mother Goose Suite
Philippa Cold, Soprano
Maria Badstue, Conductor
Ørestad Festival Orchestra

In collaboration with Ørestad Gymnasium and Ørestad Library

Maria Badstue to make German opera debut with Theater Orchester Neubrandenburg / Neustrelitz

Maria Badstue will make her German opera conducting debut at Theater und Orchester Neubrandenburg / Neustrelitz, leading the production of `DER KAISER VON ATLANTIS´ by Viktor Ullmann.


Musikalische Leitung: Maria Badstue
Inszenierung: Sven Müller
Dramaturgie: Lür Jaenike
Bühnenbild: Sven Müller, Mitarbeit Roland Lück
Kostüme: Margit Blendermann
Neubrandenburger Philharmonie

October 22, 31 & November 21