Yannick Nézet-Séguin

Yannick Nézet-Séguin

Biography

Music Director Yannick Nézet-Séguin will lead The Philadelphia Orchestra through at least the 2025–26 season, an extraordinary and significant long-term commitment. Additionally, he became the third music director in the history of New York’s Metropolitan Opera in August 2018. This consolidates his professional activity around two of the world’s pre-eminent artistic organizations, concentrating and honing his musical future.

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"The Philadelphia Orchestra seems to have found its ideal music director.

-The New York Times

"... it might be that no American orchestra sounds more alive. Mr Nézet-Séguin ... has his players hanging on his every move."

-The New York Times

Additonal Information

Personal Site - http://www.yannicknezetseguin.com/
Metropolitan Opera: http://www.metopera.org
Orchestre Métropolitain - http://www.orchestremetropolitain.com/

Due to rapidly evolving developments, and in accordance with the City of Philadelphia’s recommendation that all large gatherings be suspended to limit community transmission of COVID-19, all scheduled Philadelphia Orchestra rehearsals, performances, and events through May 10, 2020, are cancelled. Learn more

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