Barely turned thirty, Nicholas Collon is already a reference among the conductors of the new generation.
Nicholas Collon conductor
Maximilian Hornung cello
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Ballabili from Idomeneo
Cello Concerto No. 1 in A minor, Op. 33
Symphony No. 104 in D major, Hob. XVI:104 "London"
Born in London, Nicholas is a violist, pianist and organist by training, and studied as Organ Scholar at Clare College, Cambridge.
His elegant conducting style, searching musical intellect and inspirational music-making have ensured that he is already a regular guest with orchestras such as the Philharmonia, BBC Philharmonic, CBSO, Danish Radio Symphony and Capitole de Toulouse, and in 2016/17 he debuted with DSO Berlin and Gürzenich Orchestra Cologne. Founder and Principal Conductor of the ground-breaking Aurora Orchestra, from 2016/17 he is also Principal Conductor of the Residentie Orkest in The Hague.