Emmanuel Plasson (Conductor) - APA Artists' Management Alexandra Mercer - www.apaartistsmanagement.com Winner of the Donatella Flick International Competition, Emmanuel Plasson went on to establish himself as a specialist and promoter of French music with an international career spanning both symphony and opera. Making his North American debut conducting the Covent Garden Royal Ballet on tour resulted in his being invited as an assistant conductor by the Metropolitan Opera for Manon and Carmen. He went on to work in The United States and Australia with such companies as New York City Opera, Minnesota Opera, Boston Lyric Opera and Opera Australia. Other orchestras he has conducted include the BBC Philharmonic, the Philharmonia Orchestra, the Ulster Orchestra, the Royal Scottish National Orchestra and the Russian National Orchestra. Most recently he returned to the Royal Ballet Covent Garden for a Spring Gala. He has made recordings for EMI and Dynamic.