Celebrating half a century of friendship and cooperation between France and Germany.
Palais des Nations, Geneva, Tuesday, 22 January 2013, 6:30pm
Pictures of this concert

About the Orchestra


Under the artistic direction of an internationally renowned conductor, the United Nations Orchestra brings together some sixty talented and enthusiastic musicians, the majority of whom are international civil servants at the United Nations Office and specialized agencies based in Geneva, joined by musicians from the area…

The Orchestra’s Conductor

MarguierAntoine Marguier began his career under the baton of Claudio Abbado, as a solo clarinet player of the European Union Youth Orchestra and the Gustav Mahler Jugend Orchester. For seventeen years, he was a member of the Orchestre de la Suisse Romande (OSR), having been taken on at the age of 22 by one of his future mentors, Armin Jordan…