On Guillaume Connesson
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Stéphane Denève talks about Guillaume Connesson
Stéphane Denève became Music Director of the Stuttgart Radio Symphony Orchestra in the 2011-12 season. Recognised internationally for the exceptional quality of his performances and programming, regularly appears at major concert venues with the world’s leading orchestras and soloists. Recent engagements include his Carnegie Hall debut with Boston Symphony Orchestra, and appearances with Chicago Symphony Orchestra, The Philadelphia Orchestra, Munich Philharmonic, Bavarian Radio Symphony, among many others. A graduate and prize-winner of the Paris Conservatoire, Stéphane Denève began his career as Sir Georg Solti’s assistant with the Orchestre de Paris and Paris National Opera, and also assisted Georges Prêtre and Seiji Ozawa during this time. In the field of opera, Mr. Denève has conducted productions at the Royal Opera House, Glyndebourne Festival, La Scala, Gran Teatro de Liceu, Netherlands Opera, La Monnaie, Opéra National de Paris, the Teatro Comunale Bologna and Cincinnati Opera.