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Conductor Nicholas McGegan brings all-Mozart program to SLSO

On October 1, 2016 |
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“Nicholas McGegan, universally known as “Nic,” is one of the most delightful conductors ever to grace a podium. He’ll be in town next weekend for an all-Mozart program with the […]




Conductor Nicholas McGegan seeks adventure through music — and food

On July 6, 2016 |
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“Being serenaded while you have a picnic is a tradition that goes back centuries. Classical music adds to the atmosphere and to the sense of occasion. It’s great for younger […]




McGegan conducts Sarasota Music Festival finale

On June 20, 2016 |
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Celebrated conductor Nic McGegan, who has been musical director of the Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra in San Francisco for 30 years, knows it’s a lot more than just waving your arms […]




Nicholas McGegan on KDFC’s “State of the Arts”

On October 5, 2015 |
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“This week, Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra is giving the U.S. premiere of a work by Alessandro Scarlatti called The Glory of Spring…Philharmonia Baroque will bring The Glory of Spring to the […]




Nicholas McGegan: 30 Years and Counting with Philharmonia Baroque

On September 29, 2015 |
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Under “Nic’s” leadership, a five-year-old ensemble previously run by four ensemble musicians who conducted orchestra business in a spare bedroom in the back of soprano Judith Nelson’s house was transformed […]




Juilliard Journal- “Nicholas McGegan: Conducting with a Twist”

On August 28, 2015 |
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“One of the world’s foremost Handel specialists (but also happy to conduct and perform contemporary music), McGegan chatted with The Journal about the advantages of working with students and this […]




The Leonard Lopate show: Going Baroque with Conductor Nic McGegan

On May 19, 2015 |
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Conductor Nic McGegan discusses his 40 years in Baroque music, and his upcoming appearance at the Caramoor Music Festival, where he’ll conduct works by Mozart, Schubert and Beethoven, working with […]




McGegan Mark Morris Acis interview

On August 6, 2014 |
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The choreographer Mark Morris calls the Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra“the car that parks itself.” This week it pulls into Lincoln Center to perform two early Handel operas at the Mostly Mozart Festival: the English masque […]




Q&A with St. Louis Symphony

On November 6, 2013 |
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Few conductors clearly enjoy their work as much as does Nicholas McGegan. The elfin Baroque specialist doesn’t return to lead the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra often enough, but it’s always […]




Nicholas McGegan: Keeping Early Music Alive and Well

On August 30, 2013 |
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“When it comes to the focus on music from the pre-19th center epoch, the go-to visitor/educator/conductor has, for the past several years now, been early music specialist, Nicholas McGegan.” “Mr. […]