Simone Young conducts "Der Rosenkavalier" in New York

For Richard Strauss‘ „Der Rosenkavalier“ Simone Young returns to the Metropolitan Opera New York in March. She has assembled a … More


Simone Young conducts Rimsky-Korsakov and Ravel in Sydney

Simone Young is back with the Syndey Symphony Orchestra, of which she has been principal conductor since July 2022. Three … More


Cancellation of conductorships in Zurich and Stockholm

Following her shoulder surgery, much to her regret Simone Young has had to cancel her guest conducting engagements with the … More


Simone Young is “Australian Artist of the Year”

The Australian music magazine “Limelight” has honored Simone Young: the magazine’s music critics chose her as the best Australian artist … More


Simone Young conducts "Salome" in Paris

Paris Opera Bastille presents a new production of Richard Strauss‘ „Salomé“ starting on 12 October 2022. Simone Young will be … More


Cancellation at the Vienna State Opera

Due to a necessary shoulder operation and the following need for convalescence, Simone Young has to cancel, to her regret, … More


Henze's "Das verratne Meer" named recording of the year

The Australian music magazine „Limelight“ has named the CD of Hans-Werner Henze’s „Das verratne Meer“ as Opera Recording of the … More


Simone Youngs is new Chief Conductor of the Sydney Symphony Orchestra

With a series of 19 concerts in five weeks Simone Young takes up her post as principal conductor of the Sydney … More


Simone Young: Concert in the ARD Mediathek

In the series „Female Conductors“ BR-Klassik television presents a concert with Simone Young in the ARD Mediathek.  The Australian conductor … More


"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