Special appreciation must go to conductor David Firman, whose pacing is impeccable

David Mellor

 

"Heartbreaking thrill.. Firman is brilliant.. a musical sculptor (and creates) a rich colourful sound.. a showman of the elegant British style

Jyllands-Poston (Danish Newspaper)

 

arranged with much imagination by David Firman.(and)…is a model of good humour, skill in syncopation and key change

The Gramophone

 

"Special kudos must go to … David Firman. Watch him conduct with a passion that is … mesmerizing. Seeing him … ramp up the orchestra is rather awesome."

Winchester - The Improper

 

"Even the bits between songs.. the underscoring .. are wonderful under David Firman's baton"

Michael Coveney Independent

david firman

David Firman is an orchestral conductor, TV and theatre musical director, composer and arranger. He began his career conducting West End shows before developing his profile as a session player, film and TV arranger and conductor. He is a continuing presence on the concert platform with international orchestras and has a growing portfolio of commissions as a composer in his own right.

To hear David’s recent jingle for the Royal Danish Theatre click here.

David’s new specialism is conducting symphonic film soundtracks live to picture. He conducted the world premiere of “Frozen – live in Concert” and the European premiere of “Beauty and the Beast” at the Royal Albert Hall, along with live performances of all three “Pirates of the Caribbean” movies, the classic Disney animation “Fantasia”, “Amadeus”, “Casino Royale”,and the romantic epic “Titanic”.

David was honoured to conduct the Danish premiere of Leonard Bernstein’s MASS on the centenary of the composer’s birth.

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 composed by david firman

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 concert conducted by david firman

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