CONDUCTING

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CONDUCTING EXPERIENCE WITH PROFESSIONAL ORCHESTRAS

2019                Guest Conductor for the Waukegan Symphony Orchestra including the world Premiere of “Waukegan Promenades” by Alexander Christianov (Finalist for position of conductor)

2018–present Artistic Advisor and Guest Conductor of Zhongshan Philharmonic

2014                Illinois Wesleyan University Homecoming Camerata Alumni 150th Anniversary, IWU

2013–present   Founder and Conductor of Ameropa Chamber Orchestra, Prague, Czech Republic

2012                Second Ameropa “Concertante” Competition, Mozart “Sinfonia Concertante” for Winds, Rudolfinum Hall (Prague, Czech Republic) World Premiere of Richard Ratner “Todesfuge” (Terezen, Czech Republic)

2011                Ameropa Chamber Orchestra Dvorak’s “Nocturne” In Memory of Joseph Suk

2010                Ameropa Chamber Orchestra Tchaikovsky’s “String Serenade”

2009                16th Ameropa Chamber Orchestra, Prague- Martinu and Haydn Workshop and Concert with Manila Symphony Orchestra (St. Scholastica’s College of Music), Philippines

2008                15th Ameropa Chamber Orchestra, Prague- European premiere of “Tears of Dust”  by Narong Prangchaoen and Kochi Kishi, “Fisherman’s Song”

2007                Ameropa String Orchestra, Prague

2006                Moz-Artissimo, Madrid Ameropa Festivals, Prague

2005                L.Boccherini Festival- Director of the  Festival Orchestra

1995–2003     Music Director of Heartland Philharmonic, Bloomington, IL

1999                Guest conductor Virtuosi di Praha Chamber Orchestra, Czech Republic

1997–1998      Suk Chamber Orchestra, Prague CZ Artistic advisor, conductor, soloist and made a recording

1994–present   Founder and Music Director of Ameropa String Orchestra and Festival, Prague, Czech Republic

1993                Moscow Orchestra of Cinematography Recordings, Mozart piano concerto Russia

1992                Savaria Symphony Orchestra, Hungary

1990–1994      Music Director, Illinois Valley Symphony Orchestra

1990–1991      University of Wisconsin Summer Camp, Green Bay

1990–1991      Southeastern Music Center, Columbus, GA

1989                Illinois Council of Orchestras Workshop, Allerton, IL

1981–1985      Founder of Milwaukee StringPlayers

CONDUCTING EXPERIENCE WITH YOUTH ORCHESTRAS

2019                Conductor for Ameropa Youth Chamber Orchestra

2019                Guest Clinician and Conductor of Hong Kong Metropolitan Youth Orchestra

2019                Guest Conductor with Illinois Wesleyan Symphony Orchestra

2017–present Artistic Advisor and Conductor of Zhongshan Youth Orchestra, China

2016                Metropolitan Youth Orchestra of Hong Kong (April)

2015–present Advisor for Hong Kong International High School Orchestra

2005–2006      Ameropa Youth Orchestra- Prague

1995–1997      Advisor and Guest Conductor Prague Youth Orchestra

1990                All-District 7 Honors Orchestra, Chicago, IL