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Nina Haug is a Swiss conductor currently based in Oslo where she is a member of the Norwegian elite program Dirigentforum of Talent Norge. Recent highlights have included leading the annual Christmas Gala in 2022 at The Norwegian National Opera in Oslo, and the final concert of the Festival Pianistico Internazionale del Mediterraneo in Bari, Italy. In the season 23/24 she will be conducting the Norwegian Radio Orchestra in Oslo and Sinfonietta Schaffhausen in Tonhalle Zürich as part of her studies. Through Talent Norge Nina Haug has worked with orchestras such as the Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra, the Bergen Philharmonic, and Stavanger and Trondheim Symphony Orchestras. She is taking her masters degree in orchestral conducting at the Norwegian Academy of Music with Prof. Ole Kristian Ruud. 


Nina Haug graduated as a pianist from Sibelius Academy, Helsinki and has been working as a soloist, chamber musician and song accompanist. She made her debut in Tonhalle Zürich in 2022 with Tchaikovsky’s first piano concerto and she played Alban Berg’s Kammerkonzert as a soloist in Helsinki Music Centre. Nina Haug regularly enjoys leading from the piano, as she directed several Mozart concertos. Her most influential teachers include Matti Raekallio, Tuija Hakkila, Gerold Huber and Silke-Thora Matthies. She was employed as a repetiteur by Mannes School of Music, New York City and the University of Applied Sciences Tampere (TAMK), Finland. 



It is Nina’s mission to bring people together to enjoy the energising power of live music.


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