2017 Conductors and Conducting Faculty

Andris  Nelsons

Andris Nelsons

Ray and Maria Stata Music Director, endowed in perpetuity

Andris Nelsons made his debut as BSO Music Director in the 2014-15 season, leading the Boston Symphony Orchestra in ten programs at Symphony Hall in Boston, repeating three of them at Carnegie Hall in New York; and also six programs at Tanglewood, the orchestra’s summer home in Lenox/Stockbridge, MA.
Thomas  Adès

Thomas Adès

Born in London in 1971, Thomas Adès studied piano and composition at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama, and read music at King’s College, Cambridge.
Stefan  Asbury

Stefan Asbury

Conducting Program Head

Chief Conductor of the Noord Nederlands Orkest, Stefan Asbury is a regular guest with many of the leading orchestras worldwide.
Charles   Dutoit

Charles Dutoit

Captivating audiences throughout the world, Charles Dutoit is one of today’s most sought-after conductors, having performed with all the major orchestras on most stages of the five continents.
Bramwell   Tovey

Bramwell Tovey

A musician of striking versatility, GRAMMY Award winning conductor Bramwell Tovey is acknowledged around the world for his artistic depth and his warm, charismatic personality on the podium.