SSO Principal Percussionist Jon Fox switches his drumsticks for a mic in a new SSOPlayOn! series. In Conversations with the Artist Jon hosts video conversations with artists from across the music world. Jon's guest this week is none other than the SSO's Principal Guest Conductor, Andrew Litton.
You can also find a spotify playlist specially curated by Andrew himself.
Andrew Litton, Music Director of the New York City Ballet, holds several additional posts. He is Artistic Director of Minnesota Orchestra’s Sommerfest, Principal Guest Conductor of the Colorado Symphony, Conductor Laureate of Britain’s Bournemouth Symphony and Music Director Laureate of Norway’s Bergen Philharmonic, where he recently concluded a 12-year tenure as music director. Litton led the Dallas Symphony as Music Director from 1994 to 2006. Each season, he guest conducts leading orchestras and opera companies around the globe and adds to his discography of almost 130 recordings, which have garnered America’s Grammy Award, France’s Diapason d’Or and other honors.