BEN

GLASSBERG 

 

CONDUCTOR 

 

F E A T U R E D   P R E S S
'This was Ben Glassberg's first outing as the music director of the Glyndebourne Tour and a better statement of intent would be hard to imagine...here they fizzed with energy as the young conductor fused the music's blend of comedy and emotion...Glassberg's debut outing with the Glyndeborne Tour Orchestra shone' - Mark Valencia, Opera Magazine
'Rising star conductor Ben Glassberg doesn't miss a trick in presenting Derek J Clark's astute reduction of Humperdinck's score' -  George Hall, The Stage
'The ENO orchestra and conductor Ben Glassberg strike their own sparks, sweeping through a brilliant reduced scoring by Derek J Clark that miraculously suggests all of Humperdinck’s lush foliage from a line-up of 20 musicians' - Geoff Brown,  The Times
'Ben Glassberg captures warmth and excitement from the opening bars of the Overture' - Amanda-Jane Doran, Classical Source
'Altogether good news is Glyndebourne on Tour's principal conductor Ben Glassberg, commencing his tenure with this show. The result is unfailingly lively, with a particular sensitivity to light and shade within Donizetti's effortlessly charming score' - George Hall, The Stage
'Conducted with flair and impetus by Ben Glassberg' - Fiona Maddocks, The Observer
'Conductor Ben Glassberg does a superb job with a new reduced version of the score' - Warwick Thompson, Metro
'Ben Glassberg conducts with warmth and modernity a 5-star La Monnaie Symphony Orchestra' - Thibault Vicq, Opera Online
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photo by Sim Canetty-Clarke

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