Geoffrey Paterson


Geoffrey Paterson studied composition and conducting at Cambridge University and at the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama. He works at the Royal Opera House Covent Garden in London regularly, where he conducts Operas such as Massenet’s Le Portait de Manon, Julian Grant’s Hot House, Julia Philip’s How the Whale Became and Søren Nils Eichberg's Glare. Other engagements took him to the Opera North in Leeds, to the Royal Danish Theatre in Copenhagen and the Iford Arts Festival. He also assisted cunductors such as Kirill Petrenko, Antonio Pappano, Mark Elder, Andris Nelsons and Daniele Gatti and conducted orchestras such as the Manchester Camerata, the Hamburg Symphony Orchestra, the London Sinfonietta and the Scottish Chamber Orchestra.

Conductor at the Bayerische Staatsoper 2016/17: The Consul.
Conducting with the Bayerisches Staatsballett 2018/19: Portait Wayne McGregor.

(Information as of September 2018)