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19.07.2022

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

30.06.2022

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

06.05.2022

"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

30.04.2022

"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

17.03.2022

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

28.02.2022

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

31.01.2022

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

24.01.2022

"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

28.12.2021

"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

23.11.2021

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