Among the most versatile and seasoned musicians of his generation, German conductor Sebastian Lang-Lessing is a sought-after guest at the most prestigious symphony halls and opera houses worldwide. Currently in his eighth season as Music Director of the San Antonio Symphony Orchestra, Mr. Lang-Lessing's previous posts have included Resident Conductor at the Hamburg State Opera and Deutsche Oper Berlin, as well as Chief Conductor and Artistic Director of the Opera National de Lorraine, the Orchestre symphonique et lyrique de Nancy, and the Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra. To begin the 2017-18 season, he will return to his neighbors at Opera San Antonio to open up their fourth season with performances of Crystal Manich's production of Verdi's Macbeth. Mr. Lang-Lessing and the San Antonio Symphony will then open up their season with an evening pulling from the repertoire of Beethoven with world famous pianist, Emanuel Ax. Later this season, he will be traveling to Europe for performances with the Badische Staatskapelle in Karlsruhe, Germany, and once again with the Orquesta Filarmónica de Gran Canaria in Spain. 

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