The Everything Conducting Team
Indian-American conductor Ankush Kumar Bahl is recognized today by orchestras and audiences alike for his impressive conducting technique, thoughtful interpretations, and engaging podium presence. Recent guest conducting highlights include performances with the New York Philharmonic, Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, and the Detroit Symphony Orchestra. From 2011 to 2015, Bahl was the assistant conductor of the National Symphony Orchestra in Washington, D.C. and is a co-founder of Everything Conducting.
Anna Edwards is entering her ninth season as Music Director of the Seattle Collaborative Orchestra, seventh season as Music Director of the Saratoga Orchestra, and fourth season as Music Director of the Pacific Northwest Conducting Institute. As a recognized leader for the promotion of musical diversity in symphonic orchestral music, Seattle Classical KING FM wrote, “Seattle Collaborative Orchestra under Dr. Anna Edwards’ excellent musicianship, inspired vision, and creative leadership, is doing everything a modern orchestra should be doing to insure the future of the art of symphonic music.”
Conductor John Devlin is an energetic force in the classical music world. He is an innovator of concert design, an ardent champion of American music, and a proponent of cross-genre collaborations. The newly appointed Music Director of the Wheeling Symphony Orchestra, Devlin is only the ninth conductor in its 90-year history to hold that title and, at 34, is one of the nation’s youngest music directors to lead a professional symphony orchestra. Devlin is a co-founder of Everything Conducting.
Enrico Lopez-Yañez is the Principal Pops Conductor of the Nashville Symphony. Quickly establishing himself as one of the Nation’s leading conductors of popular music and becoming known for his unique style of audience engagement, Lopez-Yañez is also Artistic Director and Co-Founder of Symphonica Productions, LLC. An innovator of the concert experience, his exciting education, classical, and pops concerts are performed by orchestras across the United States.
A Message from the Team
An inclusive place for conductors to learn, share, and advance our craft.
Kapellmeister und Solorepetitor, Mecklenburgisches Staatstheater Schwerin
Director of Bands at Eleanor Roosevelt High School in Greenbelt Maryland
Music Director and Conductor of the Santa Clara University Wind Ensemble
Music Director of the Baltimore Choral Arts Society
Prelude Strings Conductor at Seattle Youth Symphony & former Director of Orchestras at Hamilton International Middle School