“Sensuality and synchronicity, matched by perfection, accompanied each of the melodies during La La Land: Live in Concert.”  Bulgarian Monitor, December 8, 2017 [in Bulgarian]

“White Hot Ovation: The performance drew magnificent applause.” – Slaveikov Square, December 8, 2017 [in Bulgarian]

“Little by little I was so drawn into the event, the combination of vision and music, that I forgot about who was playing what.  I doubt that there is a bigger compliment I can give.”, December 13, 2017 [in Bulgarian]

Erik was invited as a guest on Slavi Show, which is the Bulgarian version of “The Tonight Show.”  Watch the entire clip here. [in Bulgarian]

“[Ochsner] was of remarkable precision to the musical direction…the music of the orchestra seemed to emanate from the film. There was no distinction between the screen and the stage.” – Radio Canada, July 3, 2017 [in French]

“A thrilling evening of international music – recent compositions and world premieres – from an innovative American chamber orchestra led by a dynamic Finnish-American conductor.” –, May 24, 2016

“The recipe was all there — dedicated players, a packed venue, strong drinks…”  – I Care If You Listen, July 2, 2013

Watch Erik’s interview on local St. Louis TV as a guest conductor of E.T. with the St. Louis Symphony here.

Concert announcement:  Ochsner to conduct “E.T.” with the St. Louis Symphony, April 8, 9 & 10!  Tickets!

VIDEO: “Star Trek Into Darkness” with the Oregon Symphony.  Watch it here.

VIDEO: A short documentary on “Frozen” in concert from Krakow, Poland.  Watch it here.

[Ochsner’s orchestration…] “was particularly ingenious.” – Miami Herald, March 30, 2015

“Goosebumps and tears are not optional…” says Erik Ochsner about conducting film music.  Read more here.

Watch Erik’s interview with Reggie Aqui from Portland, Oregon’s NBC affiliate KGW.  Watch it here.

Bugs Bunny at the Symphony II with the Richmond Symphony Orchestra: May 16, 2015.  Read more here.

Star Trek (2009) Live to Projection with the Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony in Toronto: March 21, 2015. Read more here.

Star Trek (2009) Live to Projection with the Oregon Symphony: January 30, 2015. Read more here.

“All the hallmarks of a great “Rite” were here…” – New York Times, June 13, 2013

Listen to Erik’s interview with on Adelaide Breakfast radio 891 ABC from November 1, 2012.

“The entire orchestra was brilliant as they and Ochsner followed Shore’s score note for note, crescendo to decrescendo.” – Youth Central, October 6, 2012

“watch this man, he is brilliant!” Ontario Arts Review, July 8, 2012

“Erik Ochsner…kept everything precise and smooth, showing tremendous stamina as well as a clear, efficient and energetic style on the podium.” Ottawa Citizen, July 6 2012