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


"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