Ryan Bancroft appointed Principal Conductor of BBC National Orchestra of Wales

Ryan Bancroft, alumnus of the National Master Orchestral Conducting, appointed as Principal Conductor of the BBC National Orchestra of Wales! Ryan Bancroft (Los Angeles, 1989) graduated from the National Master’s Degree Programme in Orchestral Conducting in 2017. Since then he has embarked on a promising career, conducting orchestras including the Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra, the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, the Orchestra of the Eighteenth Century, the Royal Scottish National Orchestra, the Residentie Orkest, and the New Ensemble, and working as assistant conductor with Pierre Boulez, Jac van Steen, Ed Spanjaard, Kenneth Montgomery, Richard Egarr, Mark Wigglesworth and others. In 2018 he took the First Prize and the Audience Prize at Marko Competition for Young Conductors in Copenhagen.

Application National Master Orchestral Conducting is open!

The National Master Orchestral Conducting is a prestigious two-year master's programme offered jointly by the Conservatorium van Amsterdam and the Royal Conservatoire The Hague. Do you want to work with multiple professional Dutch and international symphony orchestras and learn from conductors as Kenneth Montgomery, Ed Spanjaard and Jac van Steen? Apply now before the 14th of October via the online application form.

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