AMAURY DU CLOSEL
Amaury du Closel studied composition with Max Deutsch and conducting with Alexandre Myrat. He has collaborated with numerous orchestras in London and Warsaw (Polish Radio and Television), at the Festival de Menton (Sinfonia Varsovia), in Greece (La Kamerata), in Suwon, Korea, and in Qatar, as well as with the Nürnberger Symphoniker, the Orchestre Philharmonique de Strasbourg, the North Czech Philharmonic in Teplice, the Enescu Philharmonic in Bucharest and the Budapest Symphony Orchestra MÁV. He is currently guest conductor of several orchestras in Italy, Germany, Romania and Bulgaria, music director of Opéra Nomade, a French nationwide opera touring company, and is also artistic director of the Silenced Voices Festival in Strasbourg. In 2005 he published a prizewinning book about European composers who were victims of the Nazi regime. Since 2003 he has revived numerous works of these composers in the concert series Forum Voix Etouffées, throughout Europe. He has recorded with the Nürnberger Symphoniker for Deutsche Grammophon and Sony.