"...exquisitely played Sibelius."
JOHN ROSS FOR THE ATLANTA JOURNAL CONSTITUTION
In addition to his conducting activities, Stephen will study composition with Jörg Widmann at the Barenboim-Said Akademie in Berlin during the 2022-23 season. His studies will culminate in a program of his work presented at the Akademie in Summer 2023.
SOLTI FOUNDATION U.S. 2022 CAREER ASSISTANCE AWARD
Evanston, IL – The Solti Foundation U.S. has selected 18 young conductors to be recipients of 2022 Career Assistance Awards. Announced today by Board Chair Penny Van Horn and Elizabeth Buccheri. The 2022 recipients of The Sir Georg Solti Career Assistance Award have experience on both the concert and operatic stages, many both nationally and abroad, and have all demonstrated a community-oriented outlook in their work, whether it be through the education, repertoire, or industry-supportive fronts...
CINCINNATI OPERA RESIDENT CONDUCTOR
Stephen was named the John L. Magro Resident Conductor of the Cincinnati Opera from the 2022 summer season.