Iván Fischer Wins Dutch 'Ovation' Award
 Ivan Fischer


The prestigious Dutch 'Ovation' Award goes every year to the best classical music concert held in the Netherlands. The recipient of this year's award is the BFO's Music Director, Iván Fischer for his Wagner-Bartók programme with the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra.

Budapest Festival Orchestra
10 2011

 
It is an orchestra of individuals, a quality that Fischer allows the musicians to retain. At the same time, though, he moulds them into a cohesive body and capitalises on their huge resources of enthusiasm and excellence.
London, The Daily Telegraph, February 20th, 2001, Geoffrey Norris
 

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