The AARHUS SYMFONIORKESTER (
Aarhus Symphony Orchestra) is the
principal orchestra for the Danish city of
Established in 1935 as
Aarhus By-Orkester (
Aarhus City Orchestra),
since 1982 it has performed most of its concerts in Musikhuset Aarhus
which became its permanent home in 2007. Every year, the orchestra
performs about 35 concerts in an around Aarhus. It also gives
performances of chamber music , participates in school concerts, and
is the orchestra for the
Jyske Opera . The director since 2003 has
been Giancarlo Andretta.
* ^ "
Aarhus Symfoniorkester" (in Danish). Den Store Danske.
Retrieved 1 August 2014.