Karin Hendrickson

Associate Conductor / Chorus Master

Karin Hendrickson is equally at home with opera and orchestra. Upcoming: Belgian National Symphony (Mozart Operas) and the London Symphony Orchestra. Previous: Orchestre national d’Ile de France, BBC Philharmonic, Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, Nashville Symphony Orchestra, Kammersymphonie Graz, Orchestra Sinfônica da USP (Brazil), Sao Paulo Symphony, London Mozart Players (UK) among others. Music Director credits: Fuel Opera’s tour of Opera for the Unknown Woman; Royal Conservatoire of Ghent Suor Angelica; Garsington Youth Opera at Garsington Opera and The Royal Opera House Out Loud Festival; UNCSA School of the Arts Bernstein’s MASS.

Chorus Master credits include the Royal Opera House, London; Longborough Festival Opera Chorus and Children’s Chorus; preparing choruses for Britten’s War Requiem for Marin Alsop. Karin maintains an international profile as an exceptional pedagogue, leading the National Youth Orchestra of Scotland; multiple appearances with the National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain; the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama; the London Symphony Orchestra / Guildhall School Orchestra side-by-side for Michael Tilson-Thomas; preparation of the London Symphony Orchestra and the Los Angeles Philharmonic youth orchestras sideby-side at the Barbican for Gustavo Dudamel. MMus/ ARAM Royal Academy of Music (London); DMA Peabody Conservatory (U.S.A).