Swiss conductor Emmanuel Siffert is the principal conductor of the San Juan Symphony Orchestra in Argentina, and he is involved with many cultural institutions in Buenos Aires including the Teatro Colón for twelve ballets, and the ISA Instituto Superior de Arte del Teatro Colón for coaching. He was the principal conductor of the National Symphony Orchestra of Ecuador, the European Chamber Opera, London, and the Orchestra Sinfonica Aosta, Italy.
He studied violin in Salzburg under Sandor Végh and conducting under Horst Stein, Ralf Weikert, Jorma Panula and Carlo Maria Giulini. He collaborated with English National Ballet and the Royal Ballet Covent Garden with further appearances at Opera Lima, Nürnberg Opera, and Moldavian Opera. As an orchestral conductor, he has appeared with the Philharmonia Orchestra, the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, the China National Symphony Orchestra and the London Mozart Players, among others. He is a guest teacher for conducting at the Royal College of Music in London, as well as at the China National Conservatory in Beijing.
He is also the author of the Online Conducting method: www.approachtoconducting.com.
|GOMPPER, D.: Violin Concerto / Ikon / Flip / Spirals (David, Zazofsky, Royal Philharmonic, Siffert)
|GOMPPER, David: Double Concerto, "Dialogue" / Clarinet Concerto / Sunburst (W. David, T. Gill, Norsworthy, Royal Philharmonic, Siffert)