making his concert debut at the age of eight, he has performed as
a pianist and conductor in all major concert venues in Britain and
abroad. He has conducted many major orchestras and opera companies,
such as the London Symphony Orchestra, the National Chamber Opera of
Australia, Toulon Opera, L'Orchestra Royal de Wallonie, Opera de
Normandie, often at major international festivals such as
Verona, Aix-en-Provence, Orange, the Mozart Festival of Cannes, Sydney,
He has twice won Musician of
the Year, and twice won both the Gold
Medal and the Robert Stolz Award in Vienna.
He currently divides his time
between England and France, where he was
the Artistic Director of the Bordeaux International Choir, and still
continues busy schedule of masterclasses throughout Europe, America
and Australia. He was appointed Artistic Director of the Festival of
Crete in 2006.