Robert Houssart

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It is astonishing what the Dutch guest conductor Robert Houssart got out of the Lucerne Symphony Orchestra in terms of rhythmic swing and precision in detail, especially in the intricately shimmering prelude to the third act

BR Klassik, Der Rosenkavalier, Luzerner Theater

Robert Houssart has brought the improvisatory flexibility of his training to opera and new music. He serves as Resident Conductor at Royal Danish Opera, where he conducted the world premiere of Hans Abrahamsen’s The Snow Queen, and enjoys a close relationship with new music ensemble Athelas Sinfonietta Copenhagen.


  • Resident Conductor, Royal Danish Opera

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