Review: War and Departure to the Stars

September 18, 2018
Otto Paul Burkhardt, Südwestpresse

Anyone who wants can stream it all, download it or anything else. But be honest: all the “Digital Concert Halls” are just a substitute. It is still the live experience that counts. Therefore […]

Review: War and Departure to the Stars2018-10-14T10:18:05+00:00

Review: Power chords and a Beethovenfest

January 31, 2018
Armin Knauer, Reutlinger Generalanzeiger

“It may be because Beethoven was once the key to classical music for the new Chief Conductor. That he listened to him non-stop in his room and really took it in. It’s almost […]

Review: Power chords and a Beethovenfest2018-03-17T09:59:42+00:00

Review: Happy New Yeah!

January 17, 2018
Otto Paul Burkhardt, Südwestpresse

“It comes down to the “how”: The way the Philharmonie played under the new Principal Conductor Fawzi Haimor was simply intoxicating. The result: a diversely dazzling, precise and detailed audible sound, presented with […]

Review: Happy New Yeah!2018-03-19T19:32:20+00:00

Review: A jolt goes through the orchestra

September 20, 2017
Uschi Kurz, Reutlinger Blatt

“What followed was a performance in which the orchestra and the conductor sparkled of joy of playing.”

“Haimor is exceptionally charismatic. Before he even picked up his baton to audition last autumn, […]

Review: A jolt goes through the orchestra2018-03-17T09:12:31+00:00

Review: The Sound of the Appalachians at the Foot of the Alb

September 20, 2017
Moritz Siebert, Schwäbisches Tagblatt

“Haimor takes the wheel, steers through the complex rhythmic structure and has the pace under control at all times: he has arrived in Reutlingen.”

“Haimor succeeds to show even more than just […]

Review: The Sound of the Appalachians at the Foot of the Alb2018-03-28T18:01:42+00:00

Review: Strong Start in a new Era

September 20, 2017
Otto Paul Burkhardt, Südwestpresse

“The new Principal Conductor Fawzi Haimor takes the
audience by storm – with a strong yet lucid sound performing works from Adams, Copland and Tchaikovsky.”

“What a debut! Full of energy. And with […]

Review: Strong Start in a new Era2018-03-28T13:00:04+00:00

For some Muslim classical artists, music can speak louder than politics

July 5th, 2017
John von Rhein, Chicago Tribune.

All performing and creative artists who hold complex identities also face complex journeys. Certainly, classical musicians of Middle Eastern heritage and/or Muslim faith often find themselves navigating very complex spaces in the […]

For some Muslim classical artists, music can speak louder than politics2017-09-02T23:18:59+00:00

Fawzi Haimor Anounced As Music Director Designate

December 20th, 2016
Website of the Württembergische Philharmonie Reutlingen

Fawzi Haimor has been announced as Music Director Designate of Württembergische Philharmonie Reutlingen (WPR), following an impressive debut with the orchestra in December 2016. He will assume the role in September […]

Fawzi Haimor Anounced As Music Director Designate2017-09-02T23:17:44+00:00

Review: Die Philharmonie in der Stadthalle, Otto Paul Burkhardt

December 6th, 2016
Review from Reutlingen, Germany with the Württembergische Philharmonie

-Südwest Presse, Otto Paul Burkhardt
“…the philharmonic orchestra was hardly recognizable under guest director Fawzi Haimor. The Reutlingen orchestra seldom played so lucid, so transparent, so delicate.”

“…the potential […]

Review: Die Philharmonie in der Stadthalle, Otto Paul Burkhardt2017-09-05T23:30:37+00:00

Review: NZSO’s salute to Steve Reich, William Dart

October 9th, 2016
Review from Wellington, New Zealand with the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra

-NZ Herald, William Dart
“Conductor Fawzi Haimor, expertly keeping this great orchestral locomotive on its minimalist tracks, then chatted to us while traditional seating was restored behind […]

Review: NZSO’s salute to Steve Reich, William Dart2017-09-05T23:35:36+00:00