Conductors

Music Director

Ludovic Morlot

Music Director

The French conductor Ludovic Morlot has been Music Director of the Seattle Symphony since 2011. Amongst the many highlights of his tenure, the orchestra has won two Grammy Awards and gave an exhilarating performance at Carnegie Hall in 2014, as reported in the The New York Times: “The performance Mr. Morlot coaxed from his players was rich with shimmering colors and tremulous energy.” READ MORE >



Principal Guest Conductor

Thomas Dausgaard

Principal Guest Conductor

Thomas Dausgaard is Chief Conductor Designate of the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, Chief Conductor of the Swedish Chamber Orchestra, Principal Guest Conductor of the Seattle Symphony, Honorary Conductor of the Orchestra della Toscana (ORT), and Honorary Conductor of the Danish National Symphony Orchestra, having previously served as its Principal Conductor from 2004–2011. READ MORE >



Associate Conductor

Joseph Crnko

Associate Conductor for Choral Activities

Joseph Crnko was appointed Associate Conductor for Choral Activities for Seattle Symphony in September 2007. Crnko brings a wealth of choral conducting, arranging, recording and education experience to his position. READ MORE >



Associate Conductor

Pablo Rus Broseta

The Douglas F. King Associate Conductor

Following the highly successful opening concert of Festival Musica 2014 in Strasbourg, where Pablo Rus Broseta conducted the SWR Symphony Orchestra in joint performances with the Ensemble Modern, the young Spanish conductor became known to a wider international audience. READ MORE >



Conductor Laureate

Gerard Schwarz

Conductor Laureate

After 26 years as the Seattle Symphony Music Director, Gerard Schwarz now serves as the Rebecca & Jack Benaroya Conductor Laureate. Under Schwarz's artistic leadership, the Symphony evolved into one of the world's finest orchestras. READ MORE >