Clare alumnus Jonathan Cohen selected as Handel and Haydn Society's 15th Artistic Director

18/11/2022

The Handel and Haydn Society, based in Boston, USA, has named acclaimed conductor, cellist and keyboardist Jonathan Cohen as its 15th Artistic Director, beginning in the 2023-24 season. 

Jonathan Cohen read music at Clare from 1997 to 2000. He is Founder and Artistic Director of Arcangelo, Music Director of Quebec's Les Violons du Roy, Artistic Director of the Tetbury Festival in the UK, and Artistic Partner of the Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra. Jonathan is also a two-time Gramophone Award winner and Grammy Award Nominee. He is one of the youngest Artistic Directors in the Handel and Haydn Society history. 

Read more about Jonathan's appointment on the Handel and Haydn website

Photo credit: Handel and Haydn Society.