Nicholas Braithwaite

(b. 1939)

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(b London, 1939).

Eng. cond. Son of Warwick Braithwaite. Prin. trombonist Nat. Youth Orch. of GB, 1955–7. Prof. début with WNO 1966, concert début 1966. Ass. cond., Bournemouth SO, 1967–70, ass. prin. cond., SW Opera, 1971–4. Cond. Brit. première of Penderecki's The Devils of Loudun, SW 1973. CG début 1973. Cond. GTO 1977–81; prin. cond. Göteborg Opera 1981–4; Manchester Camerata 1984–91. Dean of mus. faculty, Victorian Coll. of the Arts, Melbourne, from 1987. Cond. Adelaide SO from 1987.

Subjects: Music.

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