Following his Félix award-winning recording of Anton Bruckner’s Symphony No. 4 with the Orchestre Métropolitain, superstar conductor Yannick Nézet-Séguin turns to the Austrian master’s Symphony No. 6 for this fifth CD in their Bruckner symphony cycle on ATMA Classique. Their previous Bruckner symphony recordings (Nos. 4, 7, 8, and 9) have been met with unanimous praise around the world.
Yannick Nézet-Séguin is one of the most sought after young conductors in the world. He is the Music Director of the Philadelphia Orchestra, a post he assumed in September 2012. He is also Music Director of the Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra, and Artistic Director and Principal Conductor of the Orchestre Métropolitain of Montreal, a position he has held since March 2000. He has also been Principal Guest Conductor of the London Philharmonic Orchestra since 2008.