"A deep and free artist and thinker." - Classical Music Magazine
"A deep understanding of orchestral colors; the music vibrates in the most intriguing fashion. What a discovery this artist is!" - Concert Classique
"Vivid, tight performances from Menezes provided indelible memories." - The Guardian
"The interpretation unfolds power and brilliance." - Diapason
The conductor Simone Menezes distinguishes herself worldwide for excellence, depth and innovative spirit. Highlights of this season and beyond see Simone guest conducting the BBC Scottish Symphony, LA Philharmonic, Detroit Symphony, London Philharmonia, Vienna Chamber Orchestra, Orchestre National de Bordeaux, Estonian National Orchestra, amongst others. Simone has made various critically acclaimed and award-winning recordings. Simone Menezes is Music Director of K, an outstanding ensemble based in France.
DVD Metanoia award best “PERFORMANCE & DOCUMENTARIES” at the International Classical Music Awards 2023! "Together they created magic in the film, some astonishing performances. Such daring concepts could only come from a deep and free artist and thinker" (BBC Music Magazine)