TOM HAMMOND

CONDUCTOR EMERITUS

Tom was Music Director with Sinfonia Tamesa for more than a decade, and has continued his relationship with the orchestra as Conductor Emeritus.

Tom is currently Music Director of the Essex, Hertford and St Albans Symphony Orchestras and the award-winning Yorkshire Young Sinfonia. He also holds positions with the Palestine Youth Orchestra and Ingenium Academy International Summer School, and is a regular guest conductor with many groups including the Ernest Read Symphony Orchestra.

In the 2018–19 season, Tom will make his debut conducting the Orchestra of the Swan, with projects to include accompanying world-famous cellist Steven Isserlis, and developing a new concert programme specially for families. 

Tom is founding Artistic Director of The Hertfordshire Festival of Music, and produces recordings for Chiaro Audio.

Read Tom's biography on his website.