San Francisco Symphony Announce New Resident Conductor

Christian Reif San Francisco Symphony Conductor Cover

The San Francisco Symphony has today announced 26 year old German conductor, Christian Reif as their new Resident Conductor - effective from September this year.

A graduate of the Juilliard School and the Mozarteum Salzburg, Christian currently serves as a Conducting Fellow with the New World Symphony, in Miami.

As part of the role, he will assist Music Director Michael Tilson Thomas and various Guest conductors - and will also lead the San Francisco Symphony Youth Orchestra.

Christian will succeed Donato Cabrera - who will step down from the position at the end of this season after seven years in the job.