Patrick Dupre Quigley (b. 1977), conductor, is a native of New Orleans, Louisiana. He has led The Cleveland Orchestra in Mozart’s Requiem, the San Francisco Symphony in Ligeti and Berio, and the Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra in a program of Bach cantatas. Recent and upcoming projects include a return to Chicago’s Music of the Baroque in music from Rameau’s Castor et Pollux; Handel’s Messiah in debuts with the National Arts Centre Orchestra and Kansas City Symphony; and operas King Arthur, Dido and Aeneas, and Acis and Galatea with his indie-classical ensemble, Seraphic Fire

 

Patrick has long championed rising American 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, and many others.

 

Quigley founded Seraphic Fire in 2002 in Miami, FL.  The ensembles’s repertoire spans from Hildegard of Bingen to Philip Glass, 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.

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