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Richard Baker - Composer/Conductor

richard baker
- The Tyranny Of Fun
- Learning To Fly
Composers Edition
photo - Mike Kear
Richard Baker is a leading figure in the world of contemporary music: composer, conductor, teacher, mentor and artistic adviser.

As a conductor, Baker works regularly with the leading composers and ensembles of our day. He has strong relationships with the London Sinfonietta, Birmingham Contemporary Music Group, Crash Ensemble and BIT20 Ensemble. He has conducted at many contemporary music festivals including hcmf// in Huddersfield and Ultraschall in Berlin, and is a regular collaborator for the BBC’s Total Immersion days, where he has directed portrait concerts of Stockhausen, George Crumb, James MacMillan, Jonathan Harvey, Oliver Knussen and Julian Anderson......
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