"Oliver Gooch, conducting the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, approaches the score with a blend of command and flexibility, never short-changing the grand emotional climaxes"
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An inspiring and charismatic musician, Oliver Gooch is highly regarded by colleagues, critics and audiences alike. Antonio Pappano created a position for him at the Royal Opera House as the first Associate Young Artist in 2004, and he has since returned to the Royal Opera, making his debut with them on tour in Australia with Haydn’s L’isola disabitata and a Southbank Sky Arts Award nomination.
In the concert hall, he has conducted many of the major british orchestras, including the BBC Symphony, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Philharmonia, Hallé, Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, and further aeld, successful debuts in Australia with the Queensland Symphony, Tasmanian Symphony, RTÉ National Pymphony Orchestra, and T Pomeriggi Musicali.
Forthcoming engagements for the 2017/2018 season include a return to the Tasmanian Symphony, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Orchestra West, and a recording with the RTÉ NSO.
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Best Individual Classical Music Performance - Julia Lezhneva/Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra
Music Director for the International Opera Awards on Sunday 7 May at English National Opera, London Coliseum.