About

The Austrian conductor Christoph Campestrini is defined by the rich musical tradition of his home country, as well as by the cosmopolitan education that he received during his formative years in New York. He studied conducting, composition, philosophy, and languages at The Juilliard School and at Yale University.

Christoph Campestrini now maintains an active worldwide conducting schedule in a wide spectrum of repertoire, having appeared with the London Symphony Orchestra, Moscow Radio Symphony Orchestra, Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin, Frankfurt Radio Symphony, Mozarteumorchester Salzburg, Vienna Radio Symphony, Orchestre National du Capitol de Toulouse, Real Orquesta Sinfónica De Sevilla, Prague Radio Symphony, Budapest Radio Symphony, National Symphony Orchestra of Mexico, Cairo Symphony Orchestra, Seoul Philharmonic, National Symphony Orchestra of Taiwan and many more.

Posted: Nov-10-2016
Latest News

Christoph Campestrini has been appointed Kapellmeister at Vienna’s Hofkapelle, home of the Vienna Boys’ Choir. With the appointment, Campestrini joins the ranks of the historically important and influential musicians who have been members of the Hofkapelle. He will lead the famed Hofmusikkapelle, which includes the Vienna Boys’ Choir and members of the Vienna State Opera orchestra and chorus.

Posted: Jul-29-2016
Latest Recording

Expressionismus was released Apr 23, 2002 on the Signum UK label. Expressionismus is a 2-disc set with 22 songs.

Posted: Apr-16-2002
Latest Acclaim

"On the instrumental side, the work of the Orchestre Metropolitain is remarkable. The Overture of the opera, already greatly applauded, demonstrated refined playing of the violins. Conducted by the experienced Austrian conductor Christoph Campestrini, the orchestra was at its best."

— La Scena Musicale
Posted: Nov-11-2014