Yannick Nézet-Séguin impressive conductor 1965

Yannick Nézet-Séguin impressive conductor 1965 Yannick Nézet - Seguin - dirigent

Yannick Nézet-Séguin eminent conductor born 1965 has been Music Director of the Philadelphia Orchestra since September 2012 and of the Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra since 2008, as well as Artistic Director and Principal Conductor of the Orchestre Métropolitain (Montréal) since 2000.

Yannick Nézet-Séguin impressive conductor  1965

Yannick Nézet-Séguin eminent conductor born 1965 works regularly with many other fine ensembles in Europe, including the Staatskapelle Dresden, Berlin Philharmonic, Staatskapelle Berlin, Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra, Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra and Chamber Orchestra of Europe. He has been invited to several festivals, including those in London (BBC Proms), Edinburgh, San Sebastian, Santander and Grafenegg (Vienna). In North America, he has conducted at the Lanaudière, Vail Valley, Saratoga Springs and Mostly Mozart (New York) festivals. He also regularly conducts at Carnegie Hall with the Philadelphia Orchestra.

A notable opera conductor, Yannick Nézet-Séguin regular engagements at New York’s Metropolitan Opera (MET) have seen him conduct Don Carlos, Rusalka and La traviata in recent seasons. He will open the 2015–2016 season with Othello. He has also appeared at the Salzburg Festival, Teatroalla Scala (Milan), Royal Opera House (Covent Garden) and Dutch National Opera (Amsterdam). In 2011, he embarked on a major Mozart opera series for Festspielhaus (Baden-Baden), most recently with a performance of Le Nozze di Figaro. In November 2015, he will return to Opéra de Montréal for five performances of Richard Strauss’s Elektra.

Highlights of the 2015–2016 season include a European tour with the Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra, an Asian tour with the Philadelphia Orchestra, a German tour with the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, a recording of the Mendelssohn cycle with the Chamber Orchestra of Europe for Deutsche Grammophon as well as participation in the Baden-Baden Easter Festival with the Berlin Philharmonic. Yannick Nézet-Séguin also continues as Artist-in-Residence at Théâtre des Champs-Élysées in Paris as well as Konzerthaus Dortmund.

Recent additions to Yannick Nézet-Séguin discography include Ravel’s Daphnis et Chloé with the Rotterdam Philharmonic for the BIS label; Mozart’s The Abduction from the Seraglio with the Chamber Orchestra of Europe and Rachmaninov’s Variations with pianist Daniil Trifonovand the Philadelphia Orchestra, both for Deutsche Grammophon. Yannick Nézet-Séguin also continues to enjoy a fruitful recording relationship with Orchestre Métropolitain and ATMA Classique, the latest creation being Mahler 10.

Yannick Nézet-Seguin a native of Montréal, studied piano, conducting, composition and chamber music at the Conservatoire de musique du Québec in Montréal and choral conducting at the Westminster Choir College in Princeton, New Jersey, before going on to study with renowned conductors, most notably Italian maestro Carlo Maria Giulini. His honours include a prestigious Royal Philharmonic Society Award (RPS, London); Canada’s National Arts Centre Award (Ottawa) and the Prix Denise-Pelletier, the highest distinction for the arts in Quebec, awarded by the Quebec government.

He has received three honorary doctorates (Université du Québec à Montréal, 2011; Curtis Institute of Philadelphia, 2014; Rider University of Princeton, 2015), and was appointed a Companion of the Order of Canada (2012), Companion of the Quebec Order for the Arts and Literature (March 2015) and Officer of the National Order of Quebec (June 2015).

Metropolitan Opera

[Met Performance] CID:353274 
New Production
Carmen {946}
Metropolitan Opera House; 12/31/2009
Debuts: Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Richard Eyre, Rob Howell, Irene Bohan, Elizabeth Caballero, Maria Kowroski, Martin Harvey
Broadcast
[Met Performance] CID:353279
Carmen {947}
Metropolitan Opera House; 01/05/2010
Debuts: Ashley Tuttle, Keith Roberts
[Met Performance] CID:353291
Carmen {948}
Metropolitan Opera House; 01/08/2010
[Met Performance] CID:353295
Carmen {949}
Metropolitan Opera House; 01/12/2010
Broadcast
[Met Performance] CID:353311 
Carmen {950}
Metropolitan Opera House; 01/16/2010
HD Simulcast
[Met Performance] CID:353318
Carmen {951}
Metropolitan Opera House; 01/21/2010
Broadcast
[Met Performance] CID:353609 
New Production
Don Carlo {191}
Metropolitan Opera House; 11/22/2010
Debuts: Nicholas Hytner, Bob Crowley, Mark Henderson, Anna Smirnova, Layla Claire, Alexei Tanovitski, Keith Harris, Tyler Simpson, Eric Jordan, Tommaso Matelli, Anne Dyas
Broadcast/Streamed
[Met Performance] CID:353644
Don Carlo {192}
Metropolitan Opera House; 11/26/2010
[Met Performance] CID:353647 
Don Carlo {193}
Metropolitan Opera House; 11/29/2010
Debut: Yonghoon Lee, Maxime de Toledo
Broadcast
[Met Performance] CID:353658
Don Carlo {194}
Metropolitan Opera House; 12/03/2010
[Met Performance] CID:353667
Don Carlo {195}
Metropolitan Opera House; 12/07/2010
Broadcast
[Met Performance] CID:353676 
Don Carlo {196}
Metropolitan Opera House; 12/11/2010
HD Simulcast
[Met Performance] CID:353683
Don Carlo {197}
Metropolitan Opera House; 12/15/2010
[Met Performance] CID:353688
Don Carlo {198}
Metropolitan Opera House; 12/18/2010
Debut: Giorgio Giuseppini
Broadcast
[Met Performance] CID:354183 
New Production
Faust {734}
Metropolitan Opera House; 11/29/2011
Debuts: Des McAnuff, Robert Brill, Paul Tazewell, Kelly Devine, Sean Nieuwenhuis, Jonathan Beyer
Broadcast/Streamed
[Met Performance] CID:354192
Faust {735}
Metropolitan Opera House; 12/03/2011
[Met Performance] CID:354197
Faust {736}
Metropolitan Opera House; 12/06/2011
Broadcast
[Met Performance] CID:354203 
Faust {737}
Metropolitan Opera House; 12/10/2011
HD Simulcast
[Met Performance] CID:354213
Faust {738}
Metropolitan Opera House; 12/13/2011
[Met Performance] CID:354237
Faust {740}
Metropolitan Opera House; 12/20/2011
Broadcast
[Met Performance] CID:354248 
Faust {741}
Metropolitan Opera House; 12/23/2011
Debut: Malin Byström
[Met Performance] CID:354262
Faust {742}
Metropolitan Opera House; 12/28/2011
Broadcast
[Met Performance] CID:354909
La Traviata {978}
Metropolitan Opera House; 03/14/2013
Broadcast/Streamed
[Met Performance] CID:354905
La Traviata {979}
Metropolitan Opera House; 03/18/2013
Broadcast
[Met Performance] CID:354927
La Traviata {980}
Metropolitan Opera House; 03/23/2013
[Met Performance] CID:354931
La Traviata {981}
Metropolitan Opera House; 03/26/2013
[Met Performance] CID:354932 
La Traviata {982}
Metropolitan Opera House; 03/30/2013
Broadcast
[Met Performance] CID:354941
La Traviata {983}
Metropolitan Opera House; 04/03/2013
Debut: Zurab Ninua
Broadcast
[Met Performance] CID:354948
La Traviata {984}
Metropolitan Opera House; 04/06/2013
[Met Performance] CID:355265 
Rusalka {21}
Metropolitan Opera House; 01/23/2014
Debut: Emily Magee
Broadcast/Streamed
[Met Performance] CID:355271
Rusalka {22}
Metropolitan Opera House; 01/27/2014
Broadcast
[Met Performance] CID:355282
Rusalka {23}
Metropolitan Opera House; 01/31/2014
[Met Performance] CID:355277
Rusalka {24}
Metropolitan Opera House; 02/04/2014
Broadcast
[Met Performance] CID:355295 
Rusalka {25}
Metropolitan Opera House; 02/08/2014
HD Simulcast
[Met Performance] CID:355901
Don Carlo {210}
Metropolitan Opera House; 03/30/2015
Debuts: Amanda Woodbury
Broadcast/Streamed
[Met Performance] CID:355907
Don Carlo {211}
Metropolitan Opera House; 04/02/2015
[Met Performance] CID:355915
Don Carlo {212}
Metropolitan Opera House; 04/06/2015
[Met Performance] CID:355929
Don Carlo {213}
Metropolitan Opera House; 04/11/2015
Broadcast
[Met Performance] CID:355939
Don Carlo {214}
Metropolitan Opera House; 04/15/2015
Debuts: Lianna Haroutounian, Nadia Krasteva
[Met Performance] CID:355941
Don Carlo {215}
Metropolitan Opera House; 04/18/2015
[Met Performance] CID:355951
Don Carlo {216}
Metropolitan Opera House; 04/22/2015
[Met Performance] CID:355957
Don Carlo {217}
Metropolitan Opera House; 04/25/2015
[Met Performance] CID:356006
New Production
Otello {326}
Metropolitan Opera House; 09/21/2015
Opening Night {131}
Peter Gelb General Manager
Debuts: Es Devlin, Luke Halls, Chad Shelton
Broadcast/Streamed/Times Squarecast
[Met Performance] CID:356012
Otello {327}
Metropolitan Opera House; 09/24/2015
[Met Performance] CID:356019
Otello {328}
Metropolitan Opera House; 09/28/2015
[Met Performance] CID:356030
Otello {329}
Metropolitan Opera House; 10/2/2015
[Met Performance] CID:356039
Otello {330}
Metropolitan Opera House; 10/6/2015
Broadcast
[Met Performance] CID:356053
Otello {331}
Metropolitan Opera House; 10/10/2015
[Met Performance] CID:356058
Otello {332}
Metropolitan Opera House; 10/14/2015
Broadcast
[Met Performance] CID:356065 
Otello {333}
Metropolitan Opera House; 10/17/2015
HD Simulcast
[Met Performance] CID:356702
Der Fliegende Holländer {155}
Metropolitan Opera House; 04/25/2017
Debut: AJ Glueckert
Broadcast/Streamed
[Met Performance] CID:356708 
Der Fliegende Holländer {156}
Metropolitan Opera House; 04/29/2017
Broadcast
[Met Performance] CID:356713
Der Fliegende Holländer {157}
Metropolitan Opera House; 05/04/2017
[Met Concert/Gala] CID:356718
50 YEARS AT LINCOLN CENTER: A GALA CELEBRATION
Metropolitan Opera House; 05/07/2017
Broadcast/Streamed
[Met Performance] CID:356719
Der Fliegende Holländer {158}
Metropolitan Opera House; 05/08/2017
[Met Performance] CID:356723
Der Fliegende Holländer {159}
Metropolitan Opera House; 05/12/2017
[Met Performance] CID:356874
Parsifal {296}
Metropolitan Opera House; 02/05/2018
Debuts: Evelyn Herlizius, Augusta Caso
Broadcast/Streamed
[Met Performance] CID:356878
Parsifal {297}
Metropolitan Opera House; 02/10/2018
[Met Performance] CID:356881
Parsifal {298}
Metropolitan Opera House; 02/13/2018
[Met Performance] CID:356885 
Parsifal {299}
Metropolitan Opera House; 02/17/2018
Broadcast
[Met Performance] CID:356891
Parsifal {300}
Metropolitan Opera House; 02/20/2018
[Met Performance] CID:356894
Parsifal {301}
Metropolitan Opera House; 02/23/2018
[Met Performance] CID:356899
Parsifal {302}
Metropolitan Opera House; 02/27/2018
[Met Performance] CID:356901
Elektra {109}
Metropolitan Opera House; 03/01/2018
Debuts: Michaela Schuster, Lisa Gwyn Daltirus
Broadcast/Streamed
[Met Performance] CID:356905
Elektra {110}
Metropolitan Opera House; 03/05/2018
[Met Performance] CID:356909
Elektra {111}
Metropolitan Opera House; 03/09/2018
[Met Performance] CID:356913
Elektra {112}
Metropolitan Opera House; 03/12/2018
Debut: Sabine Hogrefe
[Met Performance] CID:356919 
Elektra {113}
Metropolitan Opera House; 03/17/2018
Broadcast
[Met Performance] CID:357072
New production
La Traviata {1012}
Metropolitan Opera House; 12/04/2018
Debuts: Selin Sahbazoglu, Garen Scribner, Martha Nichols, Lorin Latarro
Broadcast/Streamed
[Met Performance] CID:357075
La Traviata {1013}
Metropolitan Opera House; 12/07/2018
[Met Performance] CID:357080
La Traviata {1014}
Metropolitan Opera House; 12/11/2018
[Met Performance] CID:357084 
La Traviata {1015}
Metropolitan Opera House; 12/15/2018
Broadcast
HD Transmission
[Met Performance] CID:357089
La Traviata {1016}
Metropolitan Opera House; 12/18/2018
[Met Performance] CID:357093
La Traviata {1017}
Metropolitan Opera House; 12/22/2018
[Met Performance] CID:357095
La Traviata {1018}
Metropolitan Opera House; 12/26/2018
Broadcast/Streamed
[Met Performance] CID:357099
La Traviata {1019}
Metropolitan Opera House; 12/29/2018
[Met Performance] CID:357118
Pelléas et Mélisande {115}
Metropolitan Opera House; 01/15/2019
Debut: Marie-Nicole Lemieux
Broadcast/Streamed
[Met Performance] CID:357122 
Pelléas et Mélisande {116}
Metropolitan Opera House; 01/19/2019
Broadcast
[Met Performance] CID:357125
Pelléas et Mélisande {117}
Metropolitan Opera House; 01/22/2019
[Met Performance] CID:357128
Pelléas et Mélisande {118}
Metropolitan Opera House; 01/25/2019
[Met Performance] CID:357226
Dialogues des Carmélites {58}
Metropolitan Opera House; 05/03/2019
Debut: Jean-Françroa Lapointe
Broadcast/Streamed
[Met Performance] CID:357231
Dialogues des Carmélites {59}
Metropolitan Opera House; 05/08/2019
[Met Performance] CID:357234 
Dialogues des Carmélites {60}
Metropolitan Opera House; 05/11/2019
HDTransmission
[Met Concert/Gala] CID:357240
The MET Orchestra
Carnegie Hall, New York; 06/03/2019
[Met Concert/Gala] CID:357241
The MET Orchestra
Carnegie Hall, New York; 06/14/2019
[Met Performance] CID:357265
Turandot {328}
Metropolitan Opera House; 10/03/2019
Debuts: Natalie Alonso, Ann Chiaverini
Broadcast/Streamed
[Met Performance] CID:357270
Turandot {329}
Metropolitan Opera House; 10/06/2019
First Sunday matinee opera performance in the 136-year history of the company
[Met Performance] CID:357272
Turandot {330}
Metropolitan Opera House; 10/09/2019
Broadcast
[Met Performance] CID:357274 
Turandot {331}
Metropolitan Opera House; 10/12/2019
HD Transmission
[Met Performance] CID:357282
Turandot {332}
Metropolitan Opera House; 10/19/2019
Debut: Katherine Hozier
[Met Performance] CID:357294
Turandot {334}
Metropolitan Opera House; 10/26/2019
[Met Performance] CID:357362
New production
Wozzeck {70}
Metropolitan Opera House; 12/27/2019
Debuts: Andrew Staples, Miles Mykkanen, Mitchell, Tina
Broadcast/Streamed
[Met Concert/Gala] CID:357367
New Year’s Eve Gala Starring Anna Netrebko Conducted by Yannick Nézet-Séguin
Metropolitan Opera House; 012/31/2019
Debut: Kyle Albertson
Broadcast/Streamed
[Met Performance] CID:357375
Wozzeck {71}
Metropolitan Opera House; 01/02/2020
[Met Performance] CID:357374
Wozzeck {72}
Metropolitan Opera House; 01/07/2020
[Met Performance] CID:357379 
Wozzeck {73}
Metropolitan Opera House; 01/11/2020
HD Transmission
[Met Performance] CID:357385
Wozzeck {74}
Metropolitan Opera House; 01/16/2020
[Met Performance] CID:357387
Wozzeck {75}
Metropolitan Opera House; 01/19/2020
[Met Performance] CID:357391
Wozzeck {76}
Metropolitan Opera House; 01/22/2020
Broadcast
[Met Concert/Gala] CID:357449
At Home Gala
Streaming live from around the world; 4/25/2020

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