Joseph Swensen

Conductor Emeritus

SWENSON Joseph Conductor Emeritus

Joseph Swensen is Conductor Emeritus of the Scottish Chamber Orchestra, Artistic Director of the NFM Leopoldinum Orchestra (Wroclaw) and Principal Guest Conductor of the Orquesta Ciudad de Granada.

He has previously served as Principal Guest Conductor & Artistic Adviser of the Orchestre de Chambre de Paris (2009-2012), Principal Conductor of the Scottish Chamber Orchestra (1996-2005) and Principal Conductor of Malmö Opera (2005-2011).

Recognized for forging solid bonds with orchestras, 2019-20 also includes returns to Swensen’s closest guest-conducting partners, the Orchestre National du Capitole de Toulouse and Orquestra Sinfónica do Porto Casa da Música, as well as re-invitations from BBC National Orchestra of Wales and Orquesta Sinfónica de Navarra.