Andris Nelsons, Conductor
Andris Nelsons biography and interview of and with the principal conductor of the Latvian National Opera orchestra LNO in Riga Article added on July 5, 2006 Biography based on an exclusive interview with Andris Nelsons in Riga in June 2006 Andris Nelsons was born in Riga in 1978. Both his parents are musicians. His father is a cellist, the second concert master of the Latvian National Symphony Orchestra. His stepfather, who raised him and influenced him intellectually, is a choir conductor ...