A young conductor of exceptional technical refinement... and a skilled communicator

Martyn Brabbins

Music Director, English National Opera

Music Director — Worthing Philharmonic Orchestra

Principal Conductor — Junior Royal Academy of Music Symphony Orchestra

Guest Conductor — The Royal Ballet, Birmingham Royal Ballet and Ballet Vlaanderen

Short Biography

Dominic Grier is widely acknowledged as a young conductor of distinction, whose career already embraces opera, ballet and symphonic work as well as contemporary music and orchestral training. Born in London, he studied at the University of Cambridge and the Royal Academy of Music. He was a permanent staff conductor at the Royal Opera House from 2008 to 2011 (Jette Parker Young Artists Programme), and has served as a regular guest conductor with many of the foremost ballet companies in the UK and Europe. Dominic made a critically acclaimed début at the Opéra National de Lyon in 2010 and had previously worked regularly as an assistant conductor there since 2007. He is increasingly active as a teacher of conducting and is on the faculty at the Royal Academy of Music as Tutor in Conducting. He is also conductor of the Junior Royal Academy of Music’s Symphony and Classical orchestras and Music Director of the Worthing Philharmonic Orchestra.

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Repertoire

Symphonic

Opera

Ballet

Contemporary

 

Testimonials

KOEN KESSELS

Music Director, The Royal Ballet

I have always been impressed by Dominic's fine musicianship and his natural authority on the podium. His performances are notable for a great energy and dramatic flair, which provide a wonderful sense of occasion

SIR PETER MAXWELL DAVIES

Master of the Queen's Music 2004-14

Dominic's ear for contemporary music is second to none.  It has been a pleasure to work with him on my pieces

MARTYN BRABBINS

Music Director, English National Opera

Dominic has developed into one of the outstanding British conductors of his generation

News and Performances

OCTOBER 2018
New CD Release for Resonus Classics

Dominic Grier conducts the Berkeley Ensemble, with mezzo-soprano Fleur Barron, in this recording released to celebrate Michael Berkeley's 70th birthday

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Contact

General worldwide management

Barbara Zuckriegl
Athole Still Artists
Foresters Hall
25-27 Westow Street
London SE19 3RY

 

Tel: +44 (0)20 8771 5271
Fax: +44 (0)20 8771 8172
E-mail: barbara@atholestill.co.uk
Website: www.atholestill.co.uk

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