Patrick Dupre Quigley (b. 1977), conductor, is Artistic Director of Miami's Seraphic Fire.
Quigley has led The Cleveland Orchestra, San Francisco Symphony, Utah Symphony, Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra, Charlotte Symphony, Music 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 Burton, Anthony Roth Costanzo, Christian Van Horn, Bryan Hymel, Reginald Mobley, Kathryn Mueller, Margot Rood, the Spektral Quartet, Lauren Snouffer, Zachary Wilder, and Tamara Wilson. He has commissioned and/or premiered works by composers Christopher Theofanidis, Nico Muhly, Alvaro Bermudez, Ileana Perez Velasquez, Susan 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.