The Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra
The Oslo Philharmonic is a symphony orchestra of international renown. It was formed in 1919 and has since 1977 had its home in the Oslo Concert Hall. Today it has 108 musicians in its ranks.
The Oslo Philharmonic plays between 60 and 70 concerts in Oslo each year, mostly at Oslo Concert Hall, but also at several other venues. The orchestra has a broad symphonic repertoire, plays with internationally acclaimed soloists and conductors and regularly tours in Norway and abroad. The Oslo Philharmonic consists of 108 musicians and an administration of 20. Vasily Petrenko is the orchestra´s chief conductor with a contract until 2020.