British conductor James Southall has conducted several leading opera companies and orchestras including Welsh National Opera, English Touring Opera, Opéra de Baugé and the Orchestra of WNO. Read more…


“Members of the WNO orchestra under James Southall played Le Vin Herbé on-stage with grave beauty, and the WNO chorus sang Martin’s mournful declamatory lines with their wonted urgency and passion…”
Ivan Hewett, The Telegraph, 17 February 2017

February – April 2017
Conductor for Le Vin Herbé by Frank Martin at Wales Millennium Centre (Cardiff), Milton Keynes Theatre, Bristol Hippodrome, Venue Cymru (Llandudno), Theatre Royal (Plymouth) and Mayflower Theatre (Southampton).
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Friday 17 March 2017
Conducting the Orchestra of the Birmingham Conservatoire at Birmingham Town Hall in a concert featuring a new commission by Paul Norman, Poulenc’s Concerto for Organ, Timpani and Strings in G minor, and Franz Schubert’s Symphony No. 5 in B flat major, D. 485.
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