Patrick Dupre Quigley (b. 1977), conductor, is Artistic Director of Miami's Seraphic Fire

Quigley has led The Cleveland Orchestra, San Francisco Symphony, Utah SymphonyPhilharmonia Baroque Orchestra, Charlotte SymphonyMusic of the Baroque, Grand Rapids Symphony, Indianapolis Symphony, New Jersey Symphony, San Antonio Symphony, Naples Philharmonic, and New World Symphony. Upcoming projects include a return to Chicago’s Music of the Baroque in Bach; Handel’s Messiah in debuts with the National Arts Centre Orchestra and Kansas City Symphony; and Seraphic Fire's second Enlightenment Festival featuring music of Henry Purcell and Johann Sebastian Bach. 

 

Patrick has long championed rising vocal and instrumental concert artists, collaborating with Matt Albert, Dashon BurtonAnthony Roth Costanzo, Christian Van Horn, Bryan Hymel, Reginald Mobley, Kathryn MuellerMargot Rood, the Spektral QuartetLauren SnoufferZachary Wilder, and Tamara Wilson. He has commissioned and/or premiered works by composers Christopher TheofanidisNico Muhly, Alvaro Bermudez, Ileana Perez VelasquezSusan Labarr, Sidney Guillaume, Shawn Crouch, James Kallembach, among others.

 

Quigley founded Seraphic Fire in 2002 in Miami, FL.  The ensemble's repertoire spans from Hildegard of Bingen to Steve Reich, and their recording catalogue contains sixteen albums; two titles have received GRAMMY nominations. Seraphic Fire enjoys a residency at the Aspen Music Festival, where Quigley teaches and conducts.