He conducted several performances including the opening concerts at the Musique Cordiale Festival in France as well as an opera production of Purcell’s Dido & Aeneus. He is part of the Pocket Opera Company Zurich were he has conducted Offenbach’s Barbe-Bleue, G&S’s Pirates of Penzance and will perform The Gondoliers. Kevin Griffiths initially completed his […]
Kevin Griffiths has worked with composer Rodolphe Schacher, conducted a UK premiere by American composer Steven Mackey. Five further première performances by different composers including Elena Firsova at the Dartington Summer Festival were received with considerable acclaim, thus emphasizing his keen interest in contemporary music. Another side to his work is his dedication to making […]
The London born conductor Kevin Griffiths has lived in Switzerland most of his life. He is well known on the Swiss music scene, working with orchestras including the Tonhalle orchestra Zurich, the Lucerne Symphony orchestra, the Basel Symphony Orchestra, the Zurich Chamber Orchestra and the Musikkollegium Winterthur. Internationally he has not only attained creditability through […]
Kevin Griffiths is principal conductor and founder of The London Steve Reich Ensemble. They have performed in London, Den Haag, the Cheltenham Music Festival, the Orpheum Festival at the Tonhalle Zurich and have collaborated with dancers of The Royal Ballet London. They recorded their Debut-CD for CPO Records and won the acclaimed Diapason d’Or award.