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
I like to joke that we conductors are the most polygamous of musicians – it is our job to fall head of heels in love with several new works a week.
I love concert halls that make it clear that they are a sacred space and put a special canvas for the music, where people feel uplifted and special
Who or what inspired you to take up conducting and pursue a career in music? I started playing the piano as a little boy, when