Lin Yousheng completed his studies in composition and in conducting
at the Shanghai Conservatory in 1983 and is now Resident Conductor at the Shanghai
Opera House and a guest conductor at the Shanghai Conservatory. As the youngest
conductor in China today, he has directed a number of orchestras and ensembles
in China and the first performance in China of La belle HÃ©lÃ¨ne and performances
of Carmen, in addition to works by Chinese composers.