Winner of the 2018 Sir Georg Solti Conducting Award by the U.S Solti Foundation, Berlin-based American conductor, Roderick Cox, has been praised as a conductor who is "paving the way" (NBC News) and recognised as a "trailblazer... a conductor who will be amongst the vanguard" (Minnesota StarTribune).
Forthcoming highlights include debuts with the Philadelphia Orchestra, Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra, Rundfunk-Sinfonieorchester Berlin, Staatskapelle Dresden, City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, Royal Liverpool Philharmonic, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, and Barcelona Symphony.
...His gestures, even when dramatic, were efficient and tightly controlled, with riveting intensity and focus as a result....Cleveland Orchestra, Blossom Festival Debut, Seen and Heard International
THE RODERICK COX MUSIC INITIATIVE
The Roderick Cox Music (RCMI) Initiative began in 2019 as a program to nurture the next generation of musicians and conductors ages 12-18 through music scholarships to underserved youth of color in the Twin Cities. Each scholarship is given to a promising student who aspires to have a future in classical music.Find out more