Alain Altinoglu Extends His Contract At La Monnaie

By Francisco Salazar

Alain Altinoglu has extended his contract with La Monnaie De Munt opera house in Brussels until 2025.

Alongside his commitment with La Monnaie, Altinoglu will also become the Music Director of the Frankfurt Radio Symphony starting from the 2021-22 season.

Altinoglu began his tenure at La Monnaie in 2015 and noted, “I look forward to continuing the innovative programming in both the opera as well as symphonic field and to developing De Munt’s reputation as one of the world’s leading opera houses.”

This season, Altinoglu is conducting La Monnaie’s “Les Contes d’Hoffmann” and the Wiener Staatsoper’s revival of “Der Rosenkavalier.” He is also set to conduct the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Boston Symphony Orchestra, and Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra, among others.