Born in London, Finnegan is a young conductor who is recognised for the maturity and intensity of his performances, bringing clarity and vitality to the most challenging of scores. He studied at Cambridge University and the Royal Academy of Music, graduating from both with distinction before being elected an Associate of RAM in 2017.
As the Music Director of Shadwell Opera, his performances have received consistent acclaim in the national and international press; Opera Magazine praising his “exemplary clarity and real dramatic zest”, The Independent his ability to “find the distinct sonic world of each score…drawing brutally precise and expressive playing”.
Future highlights include conducting debuts with the Orchestre Philharmonique du Luxembourg, Ensemble Resonanz, RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra, at Frankfurt Opera, the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden and at the Tiroler Festival ERL.
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