"Pionierin am Pult": new book about Simone Young

In her book, musicologist Kerstin Schüssler-Bach describes the unusual career of conductor Simone Young and sheds light on her era … More


"Parsifal" in Paris

Simone Young returns to the Opera national de Paris for a new production of Richard Wagner’s „Parsifal.“ The premiere, with … More


Simone Young steps in for Zubin Mehta

Simone Young will take over the musical direction at the Staatskapelle Berlin’s concert on 21 and 22 March 2022, filling … More


Simone Young conducts "Der Rosenkavalier" at the Staatsoper Berlin

She is considered one of the leading experts on the music of Richard Strauss – beginning March 20, 2022, Simone … More


Simone Young appointed honorary member of the Vienna State Opera

The Vienna State Opera has appointed Simone Young as its honorary member. In an award ceremony on 2 February 2022 … More


"Peter Grimes" live from the Vienna State Opera

On 29 January 2022, the Austrian radio station Ö1 will broadcast Benjamin Britten’s „Peter Grimes“ live from the Vienna State … More


"Peter Grimes" at the Vienna State Opera

Simone Young returns to the Vienna State Opera in January and February 2022 for the musical direction of Benjamin Britten’s … More


Simone Young about Brett Dean, Unsuk Chin and Benjamin Britten

Renowned interpreter of Strauss and Britten, conductor Simone Young a former student of composition – firmly believes in embracing beloved classics of the repertoire and brand new works … More


Livestream: Bruckner's Sixth from Stockholm

On 27 and 28 October 2021, Simone Young returns to the podium of the Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra. The concert … More


Sydney Symphony Orchestra unveils 2022 season

In the 2022 concert season, Simone Young will take up her new post as Principal Conductor of the Sydney Symphony Orchestra. The … More