Ryan McAdams, Conductor
Twenty-eight year old conductor Ryan McAdams is the 15th Music Director of the New York Youth Symphony. A Fulbright scholar, he previously served as Apprentice Conductor of the Royal Stockholm Philharmonic under the tutelage of then-Chief Conductor (now Music Director of the New York Philharmonic) Alan Gilbert. He is the first-ever recipient of the Sir Georg Solti Emerging Conductor Award, a major grant given by the Solti Foundation in Chicago. Highlights of the 2009-2010 season i...