Warwick Stengårds


Warwick Stengårds was born in Australia and studied there and in Europe with Peter Eötvös, Vittorio Parisi, Ronald Zollman, Robert Rosen and Vladimir Verbitsky.

Following a four-year engagement as Assistant GMD at the Volksoper Wien, he was appointed Erster Kapellmeister at the Luzerner Theater and chief conductor of the Schlossorchester Schönbrunn. In addition to an extensive symphonic canon, Stengårds 
has a music-theatre repertoire of over 100 works
performing with companies such as Volksoper Wien,
 Folkoperan Stockholm, Opera Australia, Victoria State Opera, and West Australian Opera where, in 1991, he was appointed Music Director.

In Europe, Stengårds has conducted the Ulster Orchestra in a series of concerts and recordings for the British Broadcasting Corporation, the SL Orkester, the Uppsala Kammarorkester, Klangforum Wien, the Wroclaw Philharmonic, the Rundfunk Sinfonie-Orchester Saarbrücken, DalaSinfoniettan, the Lucerne Symphony Orchestra, and the Nürnberger Symphoniker.