Leitmotifs: Conductor without an orchestra – Marc Albrecht on finding a new passion in trying times

In our series on classical music, "Leitmotifs," host Fredrika Brillembourg talks with German conductor Marc Albrecht, who was named 'Conductor of the Year' at last year's International Opera Awards.

Photo (c) Marco Borggreve

 

By Fredrika Brillembourg 

In our series on classical music, “Leitmotifs,” host Fredrika Brillembourg talks with German conductor Marc Albrecht, who was named ‘Conductor of the Year’ at last year’s International Opera Awards.

Albrecht just finished his tenure as music director of Dutch National Opera in Amsterdam. Fredrika talks with him about his special connection to Berlin and a new passion he discovered during the pandemic.

 

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