Dorran Alibaud

Dorran Alibaud

Principal cello of the Trondheim Symfoniorkester and Opera

Principal cello of the Gustav Mahler Jugendorchester

Guest principal cello of the Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra, NDR Radiophilharmonie, Staatsoper Hannover, Laeiszhalle Symphoniker Hamburg and Les Siècles

Member of the Orchestra Mozart


What is the best thing about playing the cello?

Whenever I’m flying, I can order twice as much food and drink for free. 

If you could ask any composer one question, who would you pick and what would you ask him/her?

“Richard [Strauss], what instigated you to write this symphonic poem about me?“ (“Ein Heldenleben“ – A Hero's Life).

What is your guilty pleasure that you only listen to in secret?

Sing-along ABBA’s “Dancing Queen“ in the shower.

If you had a super power, what would it be?

Just being Iron Man, no power needed.

What has been your best AMK moment so far?


Describe AMK in three words.

Amazing Moment Kardashians.