07:00 PM | Schermerhorn Symphony Center
Ankush Kumar Bahl, conductor
Mélisse Brunet, conductor
Nadège Foofat, conductor
Raúl Gómez-Rojas, conductor
Lee Mills, conductor
Lidiya Yankovskaya, conductor
Beethoven – Symphony No. 5 in C minor, Op. 67
Bernstein – Overture to Candide
Tchaikovsky – Symphony No. 4 in F minor, Op. 36
Debussy – Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun
C.F. Kip Winger – Conversations with Nijinsky
Six highly skilled and dynamic conductors will lead the GRAMMY®-winning Nashville Symphony in a special one-night performance, offered free and open to the public. Presented by the League of American Orchestras, this prestigious showcase spotlights conductors poised for music directorships at America’s orchestras, bringing them to the attention of search committees and artist managers. While in Nashville, each of the participating conductors will receive guidance and mentoring from Music Director Giancarlo Guerrero, himself a Conductor Preview alumnus.
About The Bruno Walter National Conductor Preview
The Preview is a major pipeline for talented conductors and helps catalyze opportunities for their careers. Since 1995, the League's Bruno Walter National Conductor Preview has showcased 85 conductors, with more than 50 orchestras engaging participants in conductor/music director appointments as a direct result. Past Preview participants include Mei-Ann Chen, music director of the Chicago Sinfonietta; Giancarlo Guerrero, music director of the Nashville Symphony; Laura Jackson, music director of the Reno Philharmonic; and Carlos Miguel Prieto, music director of the Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra and the YOA Orchestra of the Americas.