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Born in Northern Ireland, Paul Murphy, Principal Conductor, studied
conducting, viola and singing at the Royal Academy of Music. He joined BRB
as Conductor in 1992 and was appointed Principal Conductor in 1997. Since
1994 he has been a regular guest conductor with The Royal Ballet, Covent
Garden. He has toured extensively with both companies. He has also conducted
for New York City Ballet, Dutch National Ballet and the Royal Ballet of
Flanders. Away from the theatre he appears as a guest conductor with the New
Queenıs Hall Orchestra, Ulster Orchestra, Hallé, BBC Concert Orchestra, BBC
National Orchestra of Wales, Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra and the
Orchestra of Opera North. He has also recently recorded a CD of British
Light Music with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra.
Last updated January 2008.
Paul Murphy Principal Conductor; photo: Andrew Ross
Evening of Music and Dance 2013