Conductor and cellist Sasha Scolnik-Brower performs regularly in Europe and the United States. This spring, he leads a production of Rossini’s La scala di seta at the Bredeweg Festival in Amsterdam and makes his debut with the Noord Nederlands Orkestin a program 25of Schubert and Sibelius. Other recent projects include serving as an assistant conductor at Theater an der Wien for a new production of Der Freischutz as well as at the National Symphony Orchestra in Washington, D.C.
As a cellist, Sasha hasperformed as a soloist with orchestras including the Boston Symphony and Harvard-Radcliffe Orchestra, and has attended festivals such as Marlboro Music and Yellow Barn. He graduated cum laude from the Harvard College -New England Conservatory Dual Degree program where he studied cello with Paul Katz and earned a B.A. in English.