Firebird's inaugural 2012 season ended after three
enthusiastically acclaimed and sold out events at St Paul's Covent Garden,
the Southbank's Queen Elizabeth Hall and St George's Hanover Square with a final Launch Concert on 12 June 2012.
A capacity packed audience at St Paul's Covent Garden which included The Lord Mayor of Westminster and HRH The Crown
Prince of Burma inspired the
players to amazing performances.
It was without doubt one of the best concerts I ever conducted and great fun
to work together with so many young, truly world
A big thank you to every principal and section and to our strong and charming
leader Willemijn Steenbakkers.
Here is a video of
Beethovenís Prometheus Overture and here of
Please download a review of the concert in London on 27 September 2012 here and of the concert in Bath on 30 September 2012 here.
Click here to read a PDF of the feature on Firebird which
appeared in the October 2012 issue of Classical Music Magazine.
From 17 till 31 August 2013 I will give a conducting masterclass with Kammerphilharmonie Graz in Austria.
Please visit www.conductingmasterclasses.co.uk for detailed
The final concert will be on 31 August 2013 in Graz, you can find all the details here.
I very much look forward to seeing you at one of my next concerts.