Young conductor to watch.

The American conductor Joshua Weilerstein, 21, has won the Malko Competition for Young Conductors in Copenhagen. He won both the first prize and the public prize and collects the 20,000 Euro prize. A student at the New England Conservatory of Music, he has already conducted the Parkway Chamber Orchestra and the North Shore Youth Orchestra.  The competition, held since 1965, recognized also Italian conductor Francesco Angelico with an award of 10,000 Euros.


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