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Yannick Nézet-Séguin

Yannick Nézet-Séguin

Conductor

Yannick Nézet-Séguin was born in Montreal in 1975, and was mentored by Carlo Maria Giulini; at 25 he took up his first position as music director, with the Orchestre Métropolitain, and has maintained a close relationship with the orchestra throughout his career. He was announced as principal conductor of the Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra in 2006 (a position which he held until 2018), and took up the post of music director of the Philadelphia Orchestra in 2012.

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Further Reading: Yannick Nézet-Séguin

 Recording of the Week, Mozart's La clemenza di Tito from Yannick Nézet-Séguin

Marina Rebeka and Joyce DiDonato strike sparks off one another as Vitellia and Sesto in a terrific new recording of Mozart's final opera, with Rolando Villazón as the idealistic emperor against whom they conspire.

 Recording of the Week, Yannick Nézet-Séguin conducts Mozart's Die Entführung aus dem Serail

Katherine listens to Yannick Nézet-Séguin's new performance of Mozart's cross-continental comedy.

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