Sir Philip Ledger, conductor, composer, pianist

Awards and Honours

Philip Ledger has conducted many British orchestras including:

  • Academy of St Martin-in-the-Fields
  • BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
  • City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
  • English Chamber Orchestra
  • London Bach Orchestra
  • London Mozart Orchestra
  • London Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Northern Sinfonia
  • Philharmonia Orchestra
  • Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Royal Scottish National Orchestra
  • Scottish Chamber Orchestra
  • As conductor, pianist and harpsichordist he has given performances in the USA, Canada, Japan, Australia, New Zealand, Hong Kong, the Carribean, Austria, Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Spain, Sweden , Switzerland and Yugoslavia

    He has worked with many international artists including:

    Thomas Allen, Maurice André, Elly Ameling, Arleen Auger, Emanuel Ax, Janet Baker, Benjamin Britten, Geraint Evans, Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, Heather Harper, Thomas Hemsley, Barbara Hendricks, Heinz Holliger, Gidon Kremer, Philip Langridge, Felicity Lott, Benjamin Luxon, Yo Yo Ma, Neville Marriner, Melos Ensemble, Yehudi Menhuin, Shlomo Mintz, Igor Oistrakh, Ian Partridge, Peter Pears, Itzhak Perlman, Jean-Pierre Rampal, Anthony Rolfe Johnson, András Schiff, John Shirley-Quirk, Robert Tear, Paul Tortelier, David Willcocks, and Pinchas Zukerman

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