The highpoint of being a conductor is that you get to do what so few people do – it’s like having all of Tutankhamun’s treasures.
The most challenging part is also the most fulfilling – becoming one with the music in a way in which the orchestra and audience feel at one as well
Who or what inspired you to pursue a career in music and who or what have been the most important influences on your musical life
Who or what inspired you to take up conducting and pursue a career in music? Being heard conduct at university by Sir Georg Solti Who
The moments when I’m on the podium, making music, and diving into a piece, connecting with all the musicians – those are the most rewarding and fulfilling aspects of being a conductor for me.
Who or what have been the most important influences on your musical life and career? In one way or another, all of the singers in