Garry Walker is the conductor of the Edinburgh Youth Orchestra, principal guest conductor of the Royal Scottish National Orchestra (RSNO), permanent guest conductor of the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra (RPO), and principal conductor of Paragon Ensemble.
Walker was born in Edinburgh, Scotland. He received his secondary school education at St Mary's Music School. In 1995, he graduated from the Royal Northern College of Music and Manchester University.
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... principal guest conductor, and the Paragon Ensemble, where [Walker] is also principal conductor.
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