Interview With Opera Magazine ASCOLTA
The snow queen
Assistant Conductor for the World Premiere of Hans Abrahamsen’s Snedronningen (The Snow Queen) at the Royal Danish Opera (Fall 2019).
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Reviews from Donatella FLick LSO Final
“idiosyncratically elegant” - bachtrack
“Who put their head above the water? My man was the baton-less Danish-Australian Alexander Colding Smith, who might have put the judges off with some of his mannerisms, but it was only for him that the LSO really started to sound like the LSO, and he was the only one whose body actually seemed to respond to the music in a real sense. Watch the final on medici.tv and decide for yourself.” - The Times
Donatella Flick LSO Conducting Competition 2018
I have been named one of twenty young conductors shortlisted for the 15th Donatella Flick LSO Conducting Competition this November. Press release here.
TASMANIAN SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA AUSTRALIAN CONDUCTING ACADEMY
I'm looking forward to working with the Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra and Johannes Fritzsch this coming January/February in Hobart. More information here.
SOLTI INTERNATIONAL CONDUCTING COMPETITION
I have been invited to participate in the Solti International Conducting Competition, to take place this October in Hungary.