Philippe Forget

Guest Conductor

Philippe Forget is an orchestral conductor and composer. He works regularly for Opera de Lyon where he has conducted performances of The Tales of Hoffmann, The Damnation of Faust, The Child and the Spells and operas by Copland, Blacher and Glass. He has appeared as guest conductor of the Thessaloniki State Symphony Orchestra, the Symphonic Orchestra of Campinas in San Paolo, the Hudson Valley Orchestra in the USA, City Chamber Orchestra of Hong Kong, the National Orchestra of Lorraine, Opéra de Limoges, Opéra National de Bordeaux and Orchestre Lamoureux in Paris. He has served as Associate Conductor of the Camerata de Bourgogne and from 2008 to 2013 was chief conductor in residence of the Orchestre Regional Bayonne-Cote Basque. In 2009 he was invited by the International Festival in Verbier to conduct performances of Don Giovanni. Since 2014 he has appeared as guest conductor at the Festival Opéra des Landes where he has conducted Carmen, La Boheme, Rigoletto, Werther, Faust and La Traviata. His compositions have been performed at the Studio-Opéra-Bastille in Paris, the Florence Gamo Festival in Italy, the Edinburgh and Ramsgate Festivals in the UK and on Radio France. Philippe Forget is currently music director of Orphéon-La Compagnie Vocale in Lyon and artistic director of the Labeaume Festival of Music. His projects include collaborations with punk star Iggy Pop, rap singer Oxmo Puccino and the artist Jane Birkin.



菲利普‧霍積為管弦樂指揮家及作曲家。他定期與里昂歌劇團合作,演出過《霍夫曼的故事》、《浮士德的天譴》、《孩童與魔法》,以及柯普蘭、伯雅赫及格拉斯的歌劇。此外,他曾擔任帖撒羅尼基國家交響樂團、聖保羅市坎皮納斯交響樂團、美國哈德遜河谷樂團、香港城巿室樂團、洛林國家樂團、利摩日歌劇團、波爾多國家歌劇團、巴黎的藍姆萊音樂會等的客席指揮。霍積曾是勃艮第室樂團的助理指揮,2008至2013年出任巴約訥哥特巴斯克地區樂團的駐團首席指揮。2009年,他應邀到韋比耶國際音樂節指揮上演《唐喬望尼》。自2014年起,他在朗德斯歌劇節擔任客席指揮,演出過《卡門》、《波希米亞生涯》、《弄臣》、《少年維特》、《浮士德》、《茶花女》等劇。他所作的樂曲,曾在巴黎的「巴士的歌劇錄音室」、佛羅倫斯的格莫音樂節以及愛丁堡音樂節、拉姆斯蓋特音樂節演出。霍積現為里昂奧菲昂公司合唱團的音樂總監,又是拉博姆音樂節的藝術總監。他設計了多個表演節目,其中包括與「朋克」歌星Iggy Pop、饒舌歌手岳斯莫‧浦契尼,及女藝人珍‧寶金合作表演。