Training as a cellist, University of Manchester
The BBC Proms in St John's, Smith Square, London
Founder and Artistic Director of the ‘Gabrieli Consort & Players’ and guest conductor in various opera houses such as the Teatro Real Madrid and the Komische Oper Berlin and at music festivals around the world, including the Wratislavia Cantans Festival; enjoys working with young musicians and youth choirs and - orchestras, such as the Chetham’s School of Music (Manchester) and the Gabrieli Young Singers' Scheme.
Performance of Elijah (Mendelssohn) in 2011 for the BBC Proms with an orchestra of 100 and a choir of 300 men; Tamerlano with Plácido Domingo and Il Trionfo del Tempo e del Disinganno (Händel) at the Teatro Real (Madrid); Orphée et Eurydice (Gluck) and Jephtha for the Welsh National Opera
Grammy Award for the A Spotless Rose cd with Deutsche Grammophon; Gramophone Award for the best choral recording of The Creation (Haydn)
Malaysian Philharmonic, Hong Kong Philharmonic, RTÉ Nationaal Symfonic Orchastra, Icelandic and Danish National Symphony Orchestra, Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra, …
Recent and future productions
Agrippina(Vlaamse Opera); performances of The Seasons (Haydn) with the Gabrieli Consort & Players in Paris; The Fairy Queen (Purcell) (Beaune) and Le Nozze di Figaro (Verbier).
Last update on 05 October 2012