Born in Brussels in 1965 , Belgian conductor Eric Lederhandler started to study keybord when he was 7 , and entered at Brussels Royal Conservatory in 1983 where he learned composition and choral conducting .
From 1988 till 1998 , he learned conducting in England with Maestro Frank Shipway and Maestro Yuri Simonov , together with Artistic Management of new Orchestra Nuove Musiche in Belgium still very active currently .
Laureat from Wiener Maesterkürse Für Dirigenten in 1999 , Eric Lederhandler was appointed as Principal Guest Conductor at Vidin State Philarmonic Orchestra (Bulgaria) from 1999 till 2002 , Music Director of Jiangsu Symphony Orchestra (China) from 2012 till 2014 , and currently Honorary Guest Conductor of Czech Virtuosi in Brno (Czech Republic) .
Assistant Conductor in all the main operahouses in Belgium achieving large repertoire from 1996 till 2002 , Eric Lederhandler is still developping local and international carreer in symphonic and lyric repertoire as well .
Eric Lederhandler conducting is clear, lively and precise. Balance is pure, especially winds which are so important in Mozart’s music . His special care for singers is just excellent !
Sparkling viennese evening ! Eric Lederhandler and Nuove Musiche got real enthousiasm from the audience with Johann Strauss music!
Eric Lederhandler is very precise with dynamics, creating lovely musical colours during the all performance.
Nuove Musiche and Eric Lederhandler made real feat ! To play such a long and difficult music so perfectly !
Eric Lederhandler conducted by heart and so well his excellent orchestra. Audience appreciated very high level interpretation, colors, marvelous sound and perfect taste in Haydn.