Praised for his deep musicianship, natural authority, exuberant energy and elegance as conductor, Wilson Hermanto has built up a prolific international career. Following his sensational debut with the Cameristi della Scala, effective December 2017 Wilson Hermanto begins his association with the orchestra as its Principal Guest Conductor.
In the season 2018/19 Wilson Hermanto together with Cameristi della Scala perform in France as well as in their annual Teatro alla Scala di Milano series. Mr. Hermanto returns as a Guest Conductor with both the Mariinsky Orchestra and the Stettin Philharmonic Orchestra and makes his debut with Symphony Orchestra in Bari, Italy.
Last season with Cameristi della Scala Wilson Hermanto performed several concerts in Switzerland: at Meisterinterpreten Series in Tonhalle Zürich, in Lausanne and Variations Musicales de Tannay as well as in Izmir International Music Festival, Turkey. With Szczecin Philharmonic Orchestra he made a very successful debut conducting Schönberg Pelleas and Melisande and at Teatro alla Scala di Milano conducting the Centennial Anniversary concert of Leonard Bernstein.
Recently Mr. Hermanto conducted a successful production of Mozart Don Giovanni at the Mariinsky Theatre in Saint Petersburg as well as symphony concerts with the Mariinsky Orchestra at the invitation of their legendary Artistic and General Director Valery Gergiev.
Wilson Hermanto has a particularly strong profile in France where he appeared with Orchestre national de Lyon, Orchestre philharmonique de radio France, Orchestre National du Capitole de Toulouse, Orchestre de chambre de Paris, Orchestre national de Lorraine, Orchestre national d’Île de France, Orchestre symphonique de l’opéra de Toulon, Orchestre symphonique de Bretagne, Orchestre symphonique de Nancy as well as at Festival de la Grange de Meslay.
Other notable highlights include performances with Deutsche Radio Philharmonie Saarbrücken for televised Richard Strauss program celebrating the composer’s 150th anniversary, the Prague Symphony Orchestra for critically acclaimed Ravel complete Daphnis et Chloé, the London Philharmonic Orchestra, the BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Orchestra della Svizzera Italiana, Orchestre de chambre de Lausanne, NDR Radio Philharmonie Hannover, the Ulster Orchestra in Belfast and the English Chamber Orchestra.