Richard Pittman, Music Director

Richard Pittman has led Boston Musica Viva to international distinction as one of the best new music ensembles in the world, conducting the ensemble at the Edinburgh International Festival, the Holland Festival, the Gulbenkian Festival in Lisbon, the Bruckner Festival in Linz, Settembre Musica in Turin, and at Tanglewood. Pittman serves as Music Director of the Concord Orchestra and the New England Philharmonic in Massachusetts. He has frequently conducted for the BBC, and has conducted the Kirov Opera Orchestra in St. Petersburg, the Royal Philharmonic in London, the National Symphony in Washington DC, the Seattle Symphony, the Frankfurt Radio Symphony, the Hamburg Symphony, the London Sinfonietta, the City of London Sinfonia, the Ulster Orchestra in Belfast, the Concerto Soloists of Philadelphia, the Ensemble Modern in Frankfurt, and the RTÉ National Symphony of Ireland. In 2015, Pittman received an honorary doctorate from Boston Conservatory in recognition of his pioneering leadership in new music.

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