Who or what inspired you to pursue a career in music? Entertaining audiences. Getting a reaction from a group of people, positive or negative, is
For me, success is having the creative freedom to express yourself and play the music you love the most
Investigate, challenge, commit and communicate – never stop developing and continually ask questions on all levels. Have the courage to do what you think is valid and exciting.
Who or what inspired you to take up conducting and pursue a career in music? Between the ages of 10 and 12 I was a
never expect opportunities to just turn up out of the blue, be proactive about creating and finding new work. Be pleasant to be around, assume fully all projects you commit to and always strive to be better. Stay determined, there are always high and low points, believe in yourself and you capabilities. Don’t underestimate the need for rest, set aside time for yourself.
Never be afraid to experiment and deviate from the norm!