Gerald Steichen

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Gerald Steichen (born 1963 in Tonkawa, Oklahoma)[1][2] is an American music conductor, pianist and stage actor.

Steichen is one of the most versatile young conductors presently active. He holds music degrees from Oklahoma City University and from the University of Southern California, Los Angeles (UCLA).[3] He has conducted symphony orchestras, opera, acted in Broadway plays,[4] and conducted opera touring companies (including the U.S. tour of The Phantom of the Opera). He conducted the final public Broadway performance of Cats. He has presented piano concertos[5] and served as an on-stage pianist for New York City Opera presentations.

Conducting engagements[edit]

Steichen has held the following posts: