"He is talented, knows what he wants and is very capable of conveying that to the orchestra. I highly recommend him."

Edo de Waart about Frans-Aert Burghgraef


His careful and refined ear, his broad culture, his well balanced and full of sensibility personality and his wide experience with the orchestra wins the full trust and respect of everyone collaborate with him. I have the most founded trust to recommend Frans Aert Burghgraef.


Giancarlo Andretta about Frans-Aert Burghgraef

  • 28 - 03 - 2022 , Tiel Koninklijke Militaire Kapel Johan Willem Friso
  • 11 - 05 - 2022 Palacio de la Ópera de A Coruña, A Coruña Orquesta Sinfonica de Galicia
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Frans-Aert Burghgraef studied orchestral conducting at the conservatoires of Groningen and Utrecht. From an international selection of two hundred conductors he was invited to attend a masterclass with maestro Bernhard Haitink, as part of the renowned Lucerne Festival. Maestro Edo de Waart selected him to conduct a concert with Antwerp Symphony Orchestra...

Mahler - Symphony 5 (Adagietto)
Kersjes conducting prize docu