Enrolment is now open
25 march 2015
As of the 2015/2016 school year, thanks to the Aula Jordá Gela cooperation agreement between the Basque National Orchestra and Musikene, thirty string instrumentalists will be able to take, at Musikene, the only Master's Degree in Orchestral Studies. Enrolment is now open.
6th Season Programme
26 january 2015
"Playing with the Basque orchestra is almost like being with my own family." Those were the opening words by Frank Peter Zimmermann in his contribution to "Primo Tempo", the book published in 2006 about the 25-year history of the Basque National Orchestra. Now the violinist once again shares the stage with the Orchestra. He will perform the Violin Concerto by J. Sibelius.
Jun Märkl, chief conductor
3 november 2014
Jun Märkl will conduct the new concert programme (5, 6 and 8 November) as the Basque National Orchestra's principal conductor. Coinciding with his return to Euskadi, the general manager, Oriol Roch announced that Jun Märkl would be heading the Orchestra for the 2014/2015 and 2015/2016 seasons.