Robert King (Conductor)
Born: 27th June 1960, Wombourne
Artist's website: http://www.robertking.eu/
Robert King is an English conductor, harpsichordist, editor and author. His career has concentrated on period performance of classical music, in particular from the baroque and early modern periods. In 2007, he was convicted of fourteen charges of indecent assault, some against minors, and jailed. Following his release, he resumed his musical career.
Further Reading: Robert King
David talks to the conductor about his fascinating new album that juxtaposes old and new anthem-settings.
David listens to Robert King's new recording of Handel's biblical oratorio, orchestrated by Mendelssohn.