Robin O’Neill - NOSPR
Robin O'Neill's conducting has been praised for its balance of intellectual rigour, immaculate line and visceral excitement. He is a conductor, orchestrator, arranger and educator. During his career he has conducted the Philharmonia Orchestra and Chorus (with whom he gave the orchestra’s first performance in London’s newly refurbished Royal Festival Hall), London Philharmonic Orchestra, English Chamber Orchestra, Camerata Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, Bogota Philharmonic, Medellin Philharmonic, BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, Belgrade Philharmonic Orchestra, Stavanger Symphony Orchestra, Johannesburg Philharmonic Orchestra, Trondheim Symphony Orchestra, Swedish Chamber Orchestra, Nordic Chamber Orchestra, City of London Sinfonia, Orchestra Ensemble Kanazawa Japan, Japan Choral Association, Orchestra Cittaperta and the Orchestras of the Guildhall School of Music, Royal Academy of Music and the Royal College of Music. Robin O’Neill has collaborated with musicians such as Mikhail Pletnev, Boris Berezovsky, Mitsuko Uchida, Christoph Eschenbach, Pascal Roge, Stephen Kovacevich, Alexander Madzar, Pinchas Zuckerman, Salvatore Accardo, Isabelle Faust, Gautier Capucon, Michael Collins, Alina Ibragimova, the Lars Jansson Jazz Trio and actors such as Jeremy Irons, Julian Glover, Paul McGann and Hugh Dancy. He has also performed by invitation for His Royal Highness Prince Charles the Prince of Wales. He was professor of conducting at the Royal College of Music from 2008 till 2015. Robin O’Neill is a Grammy Nominated recording artist and in 2015 was awarded Honourary Membership of the Royal Academy of Music (Hon RAM), an award limited to 300 living musicians.