Opens the year conducting Bruckner Symphony No. 6 in A major at the Auditorio Nacional de Música with the Orquesta Sinfónica de Madrid. Conducts the Orchestre de Paris at the Musee d’Orsay with soprano Sabine Devieilhe. Conducts Monteverdi at the Abbey of Melk during the International Baroque Festival. VII Gran concierto de Acordes con Solidaridad at the Teatro Real with Marina Heredia. Opened the Schleswig-Holstein Musik Festival conducting the NDR Elbphilarmonie Orchester. Participates in the centenary of the Salzburg Festival conducting the Klangforum Wien, in the cycle ‘Ouverture Spirituelle – Pax’ together with Jordi Savall. Revival of L’incoronazione di Poppea at the Wiener Staatsoper. Opens the Bolzano Festival Bozen 2021. Conducts at the 50th anniversary of Heinz Hall, home of the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra.

Operatic Projects

Wagner’s Siegfried, marking the third title of the Ring cycle at Teatro Real de Madrid

Monteverdi’s L’incoronazione di Poppea, debut at the Wiener Staatsoper


Awarded Artist of the Year 2021 by the International Classical Music Awards (ICMA)


Debuts and closes the MITO SettembreMusica International Festival.

World premiere of REMS (rapid eye movement sleep) by Swedish composer Jacob Mühlrad

Conducts the Italian premiere of Magnus Lindberg’s Aventures during the MITO Festival

Recording Projects

New releases on Harmonia Mundi:

Beethoven: Triple Concerto Op. 56 & Trio, Op. 36  with the Freiburger Barockorchester, Jean-Guihen Queyras, Alexander Melnikov and Isabelle Faust

Stravinsky: Le Sacre du Printemps & Eötvös: Alhambra Concerto, with the Orchestre de Paris and Isabelle Faust